Tag Archive: Speeds


What internet speeds do you need to play PlayStation 4 online?

Best answer: You can get away with some really slow internet speeds on the PlayStation 4, around 3 Mbps for download and an upload speed of 1Mbps, but it’s the ping you need to watch out for. Keep it below 150ms and you should be fine.

The console you need: PlayStation 4 Pro ($ 470 at Amazon) Speed matters

If any of you are PC players as well as console players you will know that most games  [Read More…]

Get more out of your internet speeds with this one-day Linksys routers sale

Today’s sale could save you up to $ 140.

Select high-speed Linksys Wi-Fi Routers are on sale at Woot today only with prices starting as low as $ 59.99. Shipping at Woot is free for Amazon Prime members and $ 6 for everyone else.

The most affordable of the routers on sale today is the AC1900 Dual-Band Smart Wi-Fi Router (EA6900). Now down to $ 59.99, today’s deal saves you $ 35 off its average price at  [Read More…]

MicroSD Express announced with read speeds up to 985 MB/s

That’s nearly ten times the read speed of most microSD cards available today.

MicroSD cards are essential add-ons for some people’s phones.

It’s an easy, affordable way to instantly boost your device’s internal storage, and thanks to a new type of card called microSD Express, things about to get ridiculously fast.

MicroSD Express is part of the new SD 7.1 spec being announced at MWC, at the most notable upgrade is that read speeds can reach up  [Read More…]

HTC unleashes a 5G hub to give you blazing speeds at home or on the go

The HTC 5G Hub is part 5G hotspot, part Android smart hub, and part confusing. At a glance, you have what appears to be a 5-inch HD smart display running Android 9 Pie. However, inside tells a different story because it is packing the Snapdragon 855 with the X50 5G modem for some serious bandwidth.

It also comes with the Qualcomm 60GHz Wi-Fi chipset based on the 802.11ad specifications and is Wi-Fi 6 ready. What all of this means is  [Read More…]

D-Link’s new 5G router is capable of 3Gbps download speeds

Now, we just have to wait for 5G to actually be a thing.

As CES 2019 announcements slowly trickle down ahead of the event, we’re expecting a big focus of this coming week to be on all things 5G. D-Link just announced its new 5G router, and while we’re still a ways away before most people will be able to use the thing, it sounds awfully impressive.

In addition to boosting data speeds on our phones, another  [Read More…]

Two new TP-Link routers use the new technology for the fastest speeds yet

New routers. For gamers. Built to last.

TP-Link has announced two new Wi-Fi routers designed to make use of the latest technology and provide gamers with the best wireless speeds possible. The new Archer AX6000 and Archer AX11000 will use the 802.11ax wireless standard called Wi-Fi 6.

In development for the last few years, this standard promises speeds up to four times that of 802.11ac, the one we’re all most familiar with now. You’ll also see some  [Read More…]

Boost your reading speeds and comprehension with this $19 bundle

There are a number of reasons to improve your reading speed and comprehension. For starters, it simply saves you time, and that’s something we can all appreciate. Moreover, retention and concentration go up when you’re a more efficient reader.

Did you know that you can improve your reading speed? Yep! Not only that, but you can lock away things in your brain and more easily recall them later on. This can help in all sorts of environments including school and  [Read More…]

Qualcomm’s simulated 5G tests show a 20x increase in download speeds over 4G

Qualcomm’s simulation tests in Frankfurt and San Francisco highlight 5G’s real-world potential.

Qualcomm is touting up its advances in the field of 5G, announcing last week that its upcoming 5G-enabled chipset will be built on Samsung’s 7nm node. At Mobile World Congress, Qualcomm is demonstrating the real-world potential of 5G by sharing findings of extensive network simulations it has conducted over the past several months.

Qualcomm conducted two simulations, one in Frankfurt and the other in  [Read More…]

Verizon uses Qualcomm’s new X20 modem to go beyond 1Gbps wireless speeds

Qualcomm, Ericsson and Verizon have successfully reached 1.07 gbps download speeds on LTE.

While 5G is a ways away, there’s still some growing room for 4G LTE. Qualcomm has been field testing its X20 LTE modem, which will allow for a theoretical limit of 1.2Gbps download speeds on cellular connections. Now, Verizon, Ericsson and Qualcomm have announced they were able to achieve a stable 1.07Gbps in lab conditions.

The test uses a combination of 12 separate LTE streams on  [Read More…]

This cases for the Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ boost signal strength, data speeds

Since the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are such fragile devices you will most certainly have to pair them with a protective case. But wouldn’t it be nice if that protective case brought along some extra perks? Case manufacturer and antenna technology for wireless devices company, Antenna79 just introduced two special cases for the […]