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wireless bandwidth question

My network admin has told me that a wireless access link takes up more bandwidth off of our network then a regular router. does anyone know if wireless takes up more bandwidth then a regular lan network?

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Re: wireless bandwidth question

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I haven't heard this one before. You may want to just nod and move along. Or ask for a web article showing such.

Sounds like another urban legend.

Best of luck,


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Well, it might be a little. . .

In reply to: Re: wireless bandwidth question

Due to the fact that the connection uses RF (Radio Frequency) there is probably more overhead. Which could equate to a little more bandwidth. But unless you have several hundred wireless connections, it's probably not noticeable.

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