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    wireless or wired

    This is a discussion on wireless or wired within the Wireless / Adapters forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; which is best....

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      wireless or wired

      which is best.


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      Re: wireless or wired

      No contest, wired.


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      Re: wireless or wired

      No contest, wired.
      But it could be a trip hazard


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      Re: wireless or wired

      I would say for a fixed PC, definitely wired, but for a laptop wireless is more convenient, especially if you live in a modern house with thin walls. If you have an old house with thick solid walls, reception is likely to be poor.

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      Re: wireless or wired

      Wired, for a laptop or another device in a room without the router use powerline homeplugs and if you need wireless stick a wireless access point in the room that the laptop is on.
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      Re: wireless or wired

      Another vote for the good old strands of copper.
      As Tom has mentioned tho wireless can have its uses.
      In our house my pc and xbox are hardwired as online gaming needs the better connection a wire gives, the 2 laptops are wireless as they are used all over and just for browsing etc so the stable connection ( or lack of it ) isnt an issue


     

     

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