How do I find my WiFi chipset on Linux?

What command I should type to see WiFi chipset on Linux? How do I find my WiFi chipset on Linux when working with terminal? Is it possible?

Yes, you can use the terminal bash prompt.

Finding and listing the wireless adapter on Linux

The procedure to find WiFi chipset on Linux is as follows:

  1. Open the Terminal application.
  2. For USB wifi device, type: lsusb.
  3. When using internal PCI wifi card run: lspci
  4. Find out if the wireless adapter was working or not on your system: lshw -C network

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