Selecting the best Wifi router for working from home is difficult, given the options you have in the market.
This article would help you understand the top problems faced in a home network and how the TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System solves it
1. Wifi Dead Zones
Home environment consists of Wifi Dead Zones. These are areas where you dont receive Wifi signals. A basic wifi router would not have the capacity to broadcast the signal to all the locations at home, considering the walls for each rooms. Wifi 6 mesh routers are powerful and eliminate Wifi dead zones providing seamless wireless connection at all areas in your home. The TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System is a Wifi 6 mesh router which can solve the problem of dead zones.
2. Online meeting disconnects
Online meetings applications like Zoom, Google meet etc is now become part of our life. We cannot imagine a day, where we can collaborate without the use of theses tools. This is a must have tool for day to day meetings. Poor video performance or frequent disconnects are common issues when using these tools. The main reasons could be slow internet speed from your ISP, a router which is unable to deliver high speeds in your network or interference from neighbors which would cause frequent disconnection of the network.
The TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System delivers Wifi Speeds upto 1.8 Gbps which is a significant improvement over earlier routers and also supports dual band. The 5 Ghz radio generally would have less interference issues. Wifi 6 routers also have a capability where the communication from other networks are automatically discarded, thereby preventing disconnection.
3. Performance issues when devices increases
You could imagine a basic home. The home would have a smart TV, couple of mobiles, laptops, alexa and other smart devices. A basic router would freeze when all these devices connect to it and could crash the network and the router. The TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System has been tested with 150 devices. All though this is specified on paper, it should at least support a minimum of 50 devices without any performance issues.
4. Unable to prioritize internet for devices
Imagine a scenario where you have an important online meeting, and your kid is playing games on the internet in the other room. Online games consume a lot a internet bandwidth causing the internet to slow down for other users. Your online meetings could disconnect frequently or quality of video or audio could be poor.
The TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System comes with TPLINK Home care services which allows you to prioritize internet based on devices. You can configure on the app, which device has the priority for internet. By configuring your device, you can be rest assured that the internet bandwidth is distributed as per need.
5. Unable to schedule Internet Time
Basic routers do not have the capacity to schedule internet time for specific users. The TPLINK Home care services APP on The TP-Link Deco WiFi 6 Mesh WiFi System has the capability to set a profile for a user on the network and schedule the internet time. This helps to restrict your kids internet time.