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I have an old HP Pavilion 20 AIO desktop and I'm trying to increase the internet speeds. I have 500/500 FiOS internet at home but was only getting 15 - 20 down and 10 - 15M up. So I purchased an EDUP EP-DB1607 USB Wifi Adaptor which is supposed to be able to handle up to 600M down. I went through all the proper installation procedures and even disabled WiFi 1 (which was using the onboard adaptor) and enabled WiFi 2 which is using the USB adaptor, but still getting the same slow speeds. What am I missing?

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@jhaiken90 

 

I think your EDUP EP-DB1607 USB Wifi Adaptor is not functioning well. For testing, I'm using 2 adapters on one of my 11 years old machine and BOTH of them are connected but machine is smart enough to use the 5GHz network all the time

 

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My adapter is. I bought it early 2020, much cheaper, same store:

 

             https://www.scorptec.com.au/product/Networking/Adapters/67965-USB-AC53-NANO

 

Regards.

BH
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I think the adaptor is working fine. When I open up the REALTEK USB Wireless LAN Application that came when I downloaded the drivers from EDUP, it's showing 433MBPS, but when I run a speed test on Google Chrome still only getting 17ish down, 8 - 12 up. I'd expect to at least be pushing 150.

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@jhaiken90 wrote:

I think the adaptor is working fine. When I open up the REALTEK USB Wireless LAN Application that came when I downloaded the drivers from EDUP, it's showing 433MBPS, but when I run a speed test on Google Chrome still only getting 17ish down, 8 - 12 up. I'd expect to at least be pushing 150.


@jhaiken90 

It does mot make any sense. Throw it to  a bin and try a different one.

 

Regards.

 

 

BH
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