Forum discussion tagged with wireless.
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    Question Please Help, Wireless and Wired Internet Speeds Do Not Match.

    My max internet speeds do not exceed either my wired, or my wireless network speeds, if I'm on the 5Ghz band. However, my internet speed test using ookla over wireless vs wired shows that the wireless is reaching only 50% of what the wired is. I regularly reach 800+ Mbps on the 5Ghz band, and...
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    Question I have multiple routers with the same SSID and it leads to poor performance?

    Hello everyone, I live in a private dormitory and the setup of routers here is very peculiar.we all are given separate IP addresses to use, which is understandable. They have multiple routers set up with the same name, and the same password. Each room has a router but the problem comes when...
  3. Rayhan Jerome

    Question Can i Remote Control my PC using a IR Receiver Plugged into my Motherboard Power Switch?

    Hey, I recently bought a Universal IR remote that can control anything that uses an IR receiver nad I had this idea about turning on my pc using IR receiver plugged into my Motherboard Power Switch. The questions are... will it work? does what do i need to do that kinda thing? and also do you...
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    Question Why is my 2.4 Ghz under performing

    My Gaming PC is further away from my Virgin media router so usually connects to the 2.4Ghz band. I have had a few issues and finally got through to Virgin Media that its not an issue with my PC (open to the option it could be). Anyway I wanted some advice from everyone to see if they could...
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    Question Antenna Upgrade help

    I bought a hdmi wireless transmitter/receiver. The Measy W2h Mini. But the signal keeps dropping if someone goes between the transmitter and receiver. Is it possible to install an antenna on them? Here are some photos of the devices.
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    Question Best place for router.

    I am just wondering which option is best for my router. I have fiber optic running into my modem in my basement utility room. About 1 foot away from that I have an Ethernet hub connecting the entire house through Ethernet. Since it’s in the utility room there are electrical panels and wiring...
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    Question Internet Unusuable Every 24 hours

    Hi everyone. I've been having this problem for two months now and I'm at my wit's end. Approximately every 24 hours, my internet suddenly becomes incredibly unstable. I'm still connected to my wifi, but loading webpages becomes much slower, youtube stutters, and I face almost constant DCs while...
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    Question Looking for easy to use wireless earbud

    My price limit is 100$, my options are Galaxy Buds and Jabra e65t. I dont want an amazing sound quality, i just want airpods like easy to use, convenient experiance. Do you have any suggestions about this?
  9. Daisaku

    Question Are Wireless Headset Worth it?

    I'm currently planning on purchasing a wireless headset and is looking for 2 main categories to be checked: absolute comfort and breathability Good quality microphone I mainly play competitive FPS and would require a pretty decent microphone for my chats. I'm currently looking at the arctis...
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    Question ATH m50xBT vs Corsair Gaming RGB Pro

    Hi, my Corsair Gaming RGB Pro Wireless headset was recently stolen (even though they didn't steal the USB transmitter, those dumb bastards) and I am currently looking out for a new headset. I want it to be wireless, as almost none of my PCs (or my phone) have a jack output. I have had Corsair...
  11. Turn on/off a powerbank remotely (more details in the description)

    Hey! I've recently searched for a a remote control for my Canon camera (mine doesn't support having a pre-built remote control, and I couldn't find a usb-mini remote in the market) That was until I've got CHDK on my cannon camera, and it has a script that tells the camera to tell a picture...
  12. velocci

    Question wifi router that can handle alot of devices

    Hi all, I'm looking for a wifi router that can handle a lot of wireless and wired devices. I have about 10 wired devices and 12 wireless devices. I also want a lot of speed. Can someone recommend a good router for $300 or less Canadian? Also, if a wifi router has 4 network ports, does that...
  13. willyburns

    [SOLVED] Do I need antivirus software on my PC now that I have a good wireless router?

    Hello people! I have setup a new network using a BT Openreach Huawei HG612 modem and an ASUS ROG Rapture GT-AC2900, which replaced the nasty lump of plastic that TalkTalk made me purchase with their fastest broadband package, which is laughably up to 70.2Mbps (I should've stayed with Virgin...
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    Question Razer Wireless USB Headphones Audio Issues while PC (GPU?) is under heavy load

    Yeah, the title says it all as it is kind of hard to dumb that down any further. Video of the audio issues I ran OCCT's "PSU Test" in the background while I was listening to music and after about 5 minutes of letting the test continue, the choppy-ness started showing in the headphones. I...
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    Question Use wifi to transfer files while using wired for gaming

    Is it possible to use both wireless and wired at once without changing up in setting (make it automatic) if u wondering why when i transfer files via WiFi is because wifi speed can go up to 350mb/s while my wired (Ethernet cat5) is only 100mb/s Yes i know i could go buy cat 6 and be done but I...
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    Question No Wireless LAN adapter/ Can't find local IP address...

    Hello! So I am fairly new to networking in general and when I looked in my IP config I noticed that there was no "Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection" even shown. Although I can connect to WiFi through a USB, I wasn't available to find my local IP address. So I was wondering if it...
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    Question What router to go with?

    Hey all, so have a fairly limited budget but am looking at getting either of the routers below and am after some opinions and reasons as to which one. 1. D-Link Taipan DSL-4320L Tri Band AC3200 ADSL2+/VDSL2 Wireless Modem Router NetGear Nighthawk X4S D7800 Dual-Band Router Linksys AC5400 Tri...
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    Question Recommendation for USB Adapter (Gaming)

    Hello, So I recently built a mini ITX with the following parts listed down below, and when I tried to play Overwatch, I noticed that within a session of gaming lag would happen once, where everyone else would freeze and I can still run around for a split second, then everything would just...
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    [SOLVED] My router-switch not showing up in my main router!?

    hello there, i converted my old router into a switch by following online tutorials, it is working like a charm. the problem is that i cant see my router-switch in my main router. i can see devices connected to the router-switch in main router as wired connections even if it is wireless. thank you!
  20. Falco57

    Question Poor internet but great signal?

    I really dont get what's going on here, i bought a Wireless Wifi Network card from TP-LINK, Moswl TL-WN781ND 150MBPs, i got a 25MB connection at home, i can perfectly get 25Mbs while using the ethernet cable using wireless tho, 11/12 MBPs on a good test, sometimes going as low as 1MB! the signal...