wifi 6

Forum discussion tagged with wifi 6.
  1. H

    Question Such a WEIRD issue with Ethernet - at my wit's end.

    I honestly cannot understand what the problem I am facing is. I bought a new router today - the Asus AX58U - great, powerful little thing that was purchased to increase the speeds and stability of my Wi-Fi network. As it happens - it does not seem to have done either, so I could just go back...
  2. mossi

    Question Oculus Quest 2 - Do I need wifi 6? what would be enough for use without the link cable?

    Hi all I'm looking to buy an Oculus Quest 2 and I'd like to use it over wifi instead of the link cable. I have a standard router from Sky broadband in the UK. I think that does 100mbps via ethernet. Got 2 problems.. I think my router isn't fast enough in general and I connect to my PC via...
  3. C

    Question Need suggestions for budget Wifi 6 Router

    I need a new router for my home and can spend up to 10,000 INR. I am looking at TP link Archer AX50 3000 Mbps router as an option and want to know if it's any good. Is there any other option at the same price range? Also will my older phones/laptop ( macbook pro 2013) be able to connect to the...
  4. S

    Question No usb_f on son's motherboard to plug in new Wifi card

    For a second build, me and my son ran into an issue. We cant directly connect the pc to ethernet so we needed a Wifi Card. I installed it and everything but there is nowhere where i can plug the usb_f cord into the motherboard. Any solutions? Like an adapter to turn Usb_f into another type of...
  5. H

    Question can old laptop upgrade WiFi Card to AX200 (WiFi 6), any dependency?

    Below is my laptop information: Brand: ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP500LN CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-4210U 1.70GHz RAM: M471B5173EB0-YK0 - Samsung 1x 4GB DDR3L-1600 NIC: Mediatek MT7630E 802.11bgn 1T1R As I know for AX201, it only support Intel 10th gen CPU, is that any dependency or something I...
  6. D

    [SOLVED] Installing Wifi 6 adapter into motherboard with existing WiFi?

    This is a dumb question but can I have two Wifi adaptors installed in my desktop? I have MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE Wifi that came with a prebuilt Wifi adapter but I'd like to upgrade it with an intel Wifi 6 adapter. Can I keep the old one in or do I need to remove it before I can install the...
  7. S

    Question I just bought a new ASUS Wifi-6 Wireless Adapter Card for my Z390 Motherboard and I get a blue screen every time I open my PC

    This is my current MOBO: https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144209?Description=z390%20godlike&cm_re=z390_godlike-_-13-144-209-_-Product&quicklink=true This is the new Wifi-6 Network Adapter I bought for my PC...
  8. N

    Question Recomendation for Mesh WiFi 6

    I purchased a Netgear MK60 Mesh WiFi 6 router/satellite and have had nothing but problems. (Constant disconnects of all wireless devices.) In reading the Netgear boards, it seems to be a common problem. Mu case has been escalated, but this has been going on for over a month with no resolution...
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    Question Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 vs Wifi 6 for Gaming [Bufferbloat]

    There is the Netgear Nighthawk Pro Gaming XR500 which is a gaming router that stops Bufferbloat and along with other features it is supposed to make online gaming better. Then there is the new wifi 6 devices, people are saying that they are great for gaming. I haven't seen one wifi 6 router...
  10. McDonaldzSprite

    Question WiFi faster then Ethernet?

    Hello friends I have question, it is concerning my WiFi speeds on my desktop. So I have pretty decent gaming computer build 3900x gtx2070 super. I have gigabit internet but when I hook up with an Ethernet cable the best I get is 270mbps. I’ve even went out and got a cat 8 Ethernet and a 2.5 gig...
  11. N

    Question Unable to obtain full speed over wireless

    Hi, I have a 1.5Gbps internet connection through my ISP Bell. I currently have the Bell Home Hub 3000 which is a tri-band AC router/modem. The internal speedtest shows the full 1.5Gbps entering the router. When I plug in an ethernet to the router, I receive speeds near 1 Gigabit (which makes...
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    [SOLVED] Question About Building Netgear Mesh System

    I was considering trying to build a mesh WiFi system using a Netgear RAX200 with an EAX80. Would this greatly hinder the performance of the router compared to it running independently? If so, what are some other options for a high-performance WiFi 6 mesh system?
  13. R

    Question Should I use these 3 things together: Wifi6 router + Google Wifi + 450mbps PCIe adapter? Can I meaningfully increase performance?

    TP-Link WDN4800 Google Wifi (First Gen) X3 TP-Link Archer AX50 I have the above hardware in my family home(wifi 6 router is new). I have between 25 and 30 devices connected to my network at one time.(phones, tvs, smart devices, cameras, PCs, laptops) I have one coaxial cable ISP connection in...
  14. L

    [SOLVED] New wifi 6 (ax) routers compatible with tri-band ac range extenders?

    I recently bought a new WIFI 6 enabled router (Nighthawk AX8) because I dont often buy or consider new routers and wanted to set myself up for the future and replace my current 2012 Netgear router. Since most of my devices other than our new Iphones cannot utilize the new standard, I want to buy...
  15. natiya3

    [SOLVED] Question 10G non-blocking switch for WiFi 11ax communications

    I want to connect a test device to send traffic WiFi 802.11ax so I'm looking for a switch with the following specs: • Switch 10G copper • Wire Speed, non-blocking’ switch • Number of ports: Minimum number of non-blocking ports (I only need 4 ports at the moment) Also, my budget is a bit...
  16. Question X570 MEG Ace wifi not working

    I just got my MSI X570 MEG ACE and i installed the proper internet drivers , but im not sure if theres anything else i need to installsorry about the image being weird
  17. orestesdd

    [SOLVED] Should I get a mesh wifi-system or a new router?

    Recently I change to Spectrum ISP which offers a 200 Mbps down service, and while connecting via Ethernet to the modem, it actually delivers 200+ Mbps down. Then, I went and bought a Linksys EA7300 Dual-Band WiFi Router for Home, but the Linksys router seem to deliver a weak signal. My home...