46 Results for

5ghz

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Your router isn't as fast as you think it is. Here's why.

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains Wi-Fi speeds and helps manage your networking expectations.

By June 23, 2016

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Home networking: Everything you need to know

CNET editor Dong Ngo gives all his answers to questions about the basics of home networking.

By June 5, 2016

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New Wi-Fi standard promises to speed up your wireless

Products that meet the new standard will have expanded high-speed features, such as MU-MIMO, quad-stream and faster channels.

By June 29, 2016

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5 settings to change on your new router

Here are five basic settings to look at when configuring a Wi-Fi network router.

By June 13, 2016

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10 things to consider when buying a router

If you're looking to upgrade your home network, these are the things you should know before buying a new router.

By June 12, 2016

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The most common Wi-Fi problems and how to fix them

We my not have to disconnect from the Internet to make a phone call anymore, but Wi-Fi problems persist. Here are some of the common issues you will run into and how to fix them.

By May 5, 2016

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Your smart-home network will be a mess

Plan for stress and confusion as smoke detectors, power meters, security cameras and fridges gain brains and then try to interact.

By January 8, 2016

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Broadcom's new real dual-band Wi-Fi chip speeds things up

Broadcom announced the first 802.11 Wi-Fi chip that enables mobile devices to transmit and receive data over the 5GHz and 2.4GHz bands at the same time.

By March 2, 2015

Video

Livestream's duo of Broadcasters makes mobile live streaming simple, more affordable

The $295 Mini and $495 Pro can stream live, full HD video from any camera with an HDMI output -- new or old -- over 5GHz Wi-Fi or mobile broadband wireless.

By March 1, 2015

Review

Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi E8350 Router

Though not as innovative as it should be, the Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router E8350 is still a very good router thanks to its fast 5Ghz Wi-Fi performance and comparatively friendly pricing.

By October 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 15, 2014