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by Serpwidgets
Mon Sep 03, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Questions and Support
Topic: New setup is slower than my hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 294

Re: New setup is slower than my hotspot

Ok, I took the rig in the car and (in the middle of the night) parked at the best spot near the tower and ran some tests, here are my results: - hotspot maxed out at 10 mbps both ways. - Router with regular antennas got about 24mbps down and 9 up. (I think it was about 91% signal strength.) - Router...
by Serpwidgets
Sun Sep 02, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Questions and Support
Topic: New setup is slower than my hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 294

Re: New setup is slower than my hotspot

I updated the firmware to the above and no significant change. I was able to get a semi-decent (compared to the hotspot) 11 mbps downstream if I got the yagi in an ideal position. I think I will have to hook up the router to an inverter in the car and drive to a spot near the tower where the signal ...
by Serpwidgets
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Questions and Support
Topic: New setup is slower than my hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 294

New setup is slower than my hotspot

I set up an 826 with an MC7455 modem in it today, and it's slower than the ZTE I was replacing. (The SIM is from the ZTE.) I went from 10mbps to about 5, and the upstream is far worse, more like 1-3 mbps. :/ The router gets a signal strength of about 79-81, whereas my phone (same Sprint network) rep...