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Topic # 9446 17-Sep-2006 23:59
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hello i just got a acer lap top with wireless lan i plan to get a wireless router for it in 3 days im wating for telecom to send it to me. i was just wondering by useing wireless lan will the internet go slower on my laptop if i have a good signel?. do i lose speed
does anyone no?

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  Reply # 46306 18-Sep-2006 00:54
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The maximum speed for wireless is 54Mbps. Wired is 100Mbps. But since your internet will probably be 3.5Mbps that wont be an issue.

Wireless does struggle to maintain a contant download speed, sometimes it wll fluctuate. Also you may suffer from having the wireless lose its connection on the odd occasion.



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Reply # 46609 22-Sep-2006 02:14
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thank you very much for your reply it's all sorted now works fine

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