Are you having problem with your wireless coverage? In that case, you need to have wifi range extender. No doubt you have good wifi router but having wifi range extender helps you to access internet from any corner of your home or your office or any other premises. But choosing best wifi range extender is not enough, you have to place them at correct place of your home to get best result. In this guide, we are showing some techniques which help you to get more benefits of your wifi range device. You can get more of your device with simple and easy tips.
But before we go to the suggestions for how to place wireless extender to get better result, we are here to suggest people who still not bought wifi range extender device.
Which Wireless Extender is Good to Buy?
So, if you still yet to buy new wifi extender device, we recommended you to go with dual-band extender which have long range band of 2.4 ghz for send and receive. On our guide for selecting best wifi range extender of 2017, we have suggested many other devices which has dual band with high frequency and with more Ethernet ports. You can go with wifi extenders like NETGEAR EX6200, TP link RE450 or Amped SR10000. All have good performance, low price and super awesome range extender. With help of above mentioned device, you can repeat your wireless signal and re-broadcast it for more distance coverage. Now coming back to the point, here are some tips by which you can get better result with wifi range extender.
How to select Perfect Place to install Wifi Extender?
There are different techniques which we have used to get better results with wireless signal device. We are listing here few of them, hope it helps you to get more coverage and best signals.
Use InSSIDer software to find weak signal spot
There is one software, called InSSIDer. Using InSSIDer, one can easily find the signal strength of the wireless router. InSSIDer will measure your signal strength in dBm. You can install InSSIDer in windows laptop or mac device or in android device as well. It is multipurpose application, available on different platforms. How to use InSSIDer? Well, its quite simple. First check the signal strength at where the wifi router is installed. Now go to the place where you want to use the wifi the most (your living room, bedroom or study room) and check the signal strength there. If you find the signal strength at your desire place quite weak, you can come little closer to wifi router and find the nearest best place to get good signal, now this is where you can install your wifi-range extender to get better results.
Using InSSIDer application, one can find the wifi signal quality at different place and use it to get best results. Now check out other techniques which we used to find the dark spots.
Find Weak spots With Help of FaceTime
Yeah, it might sound strange but it is quite working technique to find the best dark spots in your home. In this technique, you don’t need to install any application or software, just need to use facetime. Yes, you need two different device to do facetime. Now connect both device on facetime and place one device nearby router and while the other user of facetime moves farther place in the home or office to find dark spots. You need to check exactly where your facetime chat drops or you find weak signals. Pin down this area and this is exactly where you can place your wifi range extender device to get more strength and strong signals.
We have found these two methods two get most of your expensive wifi extenders. As there are many different wifi range extender available in market and user invest their money to get best results, we are helping them to get most of their penny. You can use these methods to find the weak signal area and install your wifi range extender. Not only your Smartphone, you can check the dead spots via your laptops and other device. We recommended you to use the same device to find the weak signal spots which you want to use daily. Using same device, you can get exact signal strength of your device and of your wifi range extender.
Hope our guide will help you to get better results. For more updates on wifi range extender, keep visiting us.