Wireless Speed

  Chadders1989 21:59 30 Jul 2008

I read somewhere that a way to improve wireless speed is by replacing the antenai that comes as standard with a desktop pc, with a longer version, (9dBi?). Does anyone have any knowledge on whether this is worthwhile? I am experiencing poor speed on a desktop which is quite a distance from my BT Homehub.
Any help greatly appreciated

  skidzy 22:24 30 Jul 2008

From experience and i ran a thread on this some time ago.
A better signal is from a usb wireless adaptor placed in a dock with a small usb extension.

I have excellent strength from my workshop and thats around 100 feet or more from the router,even better now ive changed the router to a Belkin N Wireless.

  Chadders1989 23:28 30 Jul 2008

yeah i looked at those too, thanks for the advice, ill check what is available.

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