Place your Gateway or router in a central and clutter-free spot in your home.
Avoid cramped spaces like cabinets, closets, and drawers for the location of your Gateway or router.
Move your devices closer to your Gateway or router for a stronger WiFi connection.
Consider the age of your devices, as older devices can impact speed. It may be time for an upgrade.
You can also extend your WiFi signal and enjoy more consistent coverage with xFi Pods.
Learn more about xFi Pods
Remember each device connected to your network may require different speeds and affect your connection.
Hard-wire some devices directly to your Gateway, such as or gaming consoles and digital media players that require more bandwidth.
Move your Gateway or router to a different outlet. Your home’s wiring may cause certain outlets not to function as they should.
Tighten up loose cables or devices that aren’t plugged in properly.
Restart your Gateway or router to improve your network’s performance.
Turn off unused devices that may be using up bandwidth.
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