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Under Construction. Bandwidth for streaming video:
You may be able to reconfigure your router to improve bandwidth.
1. Disable any Quality of Service (QoS) settings in your router setup. QoS helps police the traffic on your network letting more time-sensitive or critical traffic take priority over non-critical traffic. A common example would be VOIP (VOice over IP - Internet telephone) traffic.
Change the wireless channel to avoid interference with neighbors. Channels 1, 6 and 11 are commonly recommended as they have no overlapping frequencies. Details on changing the wireless channel setting can be found in the user manual for your router.
Dual Band Wireless-N Routers
Requirement for streaming HD - 10 Mbps min.
On user got better throughput by configuring an Apple Airport Express to use the 5GHz channel only.
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