New release card will be have mrsp for a limited number before they jack up like extra 100-300 for founder edition card. Most time aftermarket come in 2-3 months after the founder card. Usual the card like KingPin come way later in the production because the evga need to bin all the chip.
That is pretty rare to see the intel wireless card to have problem but yes it is easy to install. If you can re-paste a laptop, you can swap the wireless card. Can you tell the maker or model of the laptop because some brand (Lenovo) have whitelist on wireless card.
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You can try intel wifi card they pretty cheap and most laptop maker uses them.
Just find what kind of M.2 slot your laptop uses. If you want just post the wifi device name and I can find it for you.