Air Port Extreme

The MacBook Pro (17-inch Core 2 Duo and 2.4GHz) utilize an AirPort Extreme card with a three-wire 802.11g antenna. The length of each wire and its color will help distinguish which wires go to which terminals on the card (black = longest/left, gray = medium/middle, blue = shortest/right).

The MacBook Pro (17-inch) uses the same AirPort Extreme card as the 15-inch MacBook Pro and does not support Bluetooth. It is the same form factor used in the iMac (Early 2006). However, there are two version of these cards, and they are not interchangeable.

The AirPort antenna for all 17-inch MacBook Pro models is located in the clutch barrel underneath the gray plastic window.

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