Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

A card may refer to any of the following:

1. With desktop computers, a card is an abbreviation used for an expansion card that may also describe any of the following types of expansion cards.

Example of expansion cards

2. With laptop and portable computers, a card can be used to describe a PC Card or a PCMCIA card.

3. With earlier computers, a card could describe a punch card.

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