How To Position a WiFi Router to Make a Home Network Faster

Vox provides five handy tips on how to position a WiFi router to make a home network faster.

Wifi signals are made of radio waves that have a shorter wavelength than AM radio and cell phones but longer than satellite tv. There are several things you can do to make your wifi faster without paying more, and they mostly have to do with the placement of your wifi router.

One of their suggestions is to use the WiFi Solver FDTD app by Jason Cole for optimal placement of your router based on the floorplan of your home.

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