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decipher's avatar
3 years ago

CGM4141 AC####?

What is the maximum theoretical Wi-Fi bandwidth (AC####) of the CGM4141?

Does the CGM4141 have faster Wi-Fi than an ARRIS SURFboard SBG8300 DOCSIS 3.1 / AC2350 router?

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  • Bruce's avatar
    Honored Contributor III

    Depends on the width you select for channels (20, 40, 80 MHz).  The router may have 3 streams but does your NIC?  Theory vs. real-world have completely different results.

    Manufacturer numbers don't dictate speed.  Real-world interference, overhead, distance, retransmits dictate speed.