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Where would you commonly find Bluetooth and 802.11 wireless antennas inside of a laptop case?

A) On the LCD display

B) Under the keyboard wrist rest

C) Integrated into the keyboard electronics

D) The metal case acts as an antenna

E) Because of their mobility, laptops don’t require antennas

F) On a good night I can pick up Albany

The answer: A) On the LCD display

Antennas generally work best when they’re up high, so it’s common to find wireless antenna wires wrapping around the top of the LCD display on a laptop.

Want to know more? Watch “Laptop Displays.”

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