Improve speed

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Hello,

a customer complains about the speed of his wifi.
The speed is about 130 Mbps on client devices.

What i already have done;
- Dynamic Airtime Scheduling is enabled
- on the AP's i've enabled High-Capacity profiles on both 5 and 2,4 Ghz

AP's are 121 with around 5 to 10 clients connected.

Is there a way to manage this?

thanks
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Giuseppe

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Can you elaborate more on what the capabilities are of these clients? How many streams are supported? Are they single band (2.4 GHz only) or dual band (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz)? 40 MHz channels supported?

Remember that norminally-but-not-practically 150 Mb/s of throughput is possible per stream with 802.11n where there is no contention, assuming a 40 MHz channel and a short guard interval and the highest data rates being usable.

Realistically, you will need to have clients that support 5 GHz operation with a 40 MHz channel width with with two (nominally 300 Mb/s) or three (nominally 450 Mb/s) spatial stream support to see better.
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Giuseppe

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Hello Nick,

The customer's device was  in 2,4 GHz band (Radio Mode 802.11 ng)

what i'm going to do is adapt the High-Capacity-20MHz profile and enable band steering.
I'll put the band steering mode to Urge 5 GHz band use.

I come back later with the results...