As the names suggest, the primary difference between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi are the radio frequency used for each. 2.4GHz tends to currently be used for older Wi-Fi standards, such as 802.11b/g/n. It’s supported by more devices, though is not quite as fast as newer Wi-Fi standards and is usually subjected to more interference than 5 GHz.
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- About your static IP address
- Do IPv6 and IPv4 addresses look different?
- How to create a strong password?
- How do I check my ONT (Optical Network Terminal) for connectivity?
- How does fiber Internet work?
- How is fiber Internet installed?
- Order and set up your static IP address
- Troubleshooting Internet issues
- What is a VPN?
- What is DNS? What is reverse DNS?