The best channel for your WiFi is the one not being used by most other WiFi networks around you (e.g.
For example, if most other WiFi networks are using channel 11, try using channel 1 or 6 in your modem’s WiFi settings.
Which channel width is best for WiFi?
By default, the 2.4 GHz frequency uses a 20 MHz channel width. A 20MHz channel width is wide enough to span one channel. A 40 MHz channel width bonds two 20 MHz channels together, forming a 40 MHz channel width; therefore, it allows for greater speed and faster transfer rates.6 May 2014
What channel width should I use for 5GHz?
For 802.11ac access points, set the 5GHz band to 20MHz, 40MHz, and 80MHz. For best performance and reliability, enable support for all channel widths. This allows devices to use the largest width they support, which results in optimal performance and compatibility.5 Dec 2018
What is Channel in WiFi router?
A WiFi channel is the medium through which our wireless networks can send and receive data. For routers made in the U.S., the 2.4 GHz band has 11 channels and the 5 GHz band has 45 channels.9 Jul 2018
How do I change my WiFi channel?
Using the Admin Tool
- Connect to your WiFi network.
- Go to Gateway > Connection > Wi-Fi. To change your Channel Selection, select Edit next to the WiFi channel (2.4 or 5 GHz) that you’d like to change, click the radio button for the channel selection field, then select your desired channel number.
- Select Save Settings.