How do I test my wireless speed?

Open a browser (Safari, Chrome, Firefox, whatever). Go to and hit Go. This will check your download speed in mbps, or megabits per second. If Speedtest says you’re getting more than 50 megabits per second (Mbps), you’re doing pretty well.

How can I test my Wi-Fi speed for free?

The service we use to check broadband speeds is You can do this in a web browser, or download the app for Android and iPhone. It will tell you in a couple of minutes how quick your connection is, but make sure you’re standing close to your router if running the test on a device connected via Wi-Fi.

What is the range of Wireless N?

235 feet
The wireless standard you’re using has a direct effect on your wireless signal range and strength. The 802.11g protocol has an indoor range of 125 feet, while 802.11n has a range of 235 feet.

How do I know if my wireless router is working properly?

To test if your router is working, try to ping one computer using another computer in the same network. You should be able to do this if the router is working properly. Your computer’s firewall must be disabled as well.

What frequency is 802.11 N?

Different Wi-Fi Protocols and Data Rates

Protocol Frequency Channel Width
802.11n 2.4 or 5 GHz 20, 40MHz
802.11g 2.4 GHz 20 MHz
802.11a 5 GHz 20 MHz
802.11b 2.4 GHz 20 MHz

How can I test my Internet connection?

The quickest way to run an accurate, consistent and reliable speed test is to go to and download the designated app for the device you want to test. is a free service run by Ookla that has native apps for pretty much any platform, including iOS, Android, Windows and macOS.

How to find a reliable network speed test?

How would I measure it? (Just time the game DL?)

  • I need a number of different metric,not just DL. UL,latency,etc.
  • I’m using this to test out a number of VPNs,so I need something that is consistently repeatable,and wont be overly impacted by protocols,etc.
  • How do I do a wireless router speed test?

    Using an Ethernet cable,connect a computer to the LAN port on your modem.

  • Launch a web browser and visit
  • For the most accurate results,connect to the server that is closest to your location.
  • How do I test my local network speed?

    Test the speed of your Local Network by testing to/from network shared folders

  • Test the speed of your local drives (USB Drives,hard drives,etc.)
  • Compatible with LST Server (v1.5 or later) for real network performance results without hard drive limitations – Even test your WAN (Internet) speed with LST Server
  • How do you test your network speed?

    An internet speed test, whether by app or online that have kept it competitive — the most recent of which is the ability to measure your network’s capability to handle 4K video streams. You’re also offered the ability to choose which server