Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: 65 MBPS only, it should be 300 isn't it.

24 Aug 2013   #1
Fr3ndZ

Win7 Home Premium
 
 
65 MBPS only, it should be 300 isn't it.

Hi

I reffered to many post but nothing helpful.

Im not getting 300MBPS Speed,

Im using ASUS N43S Model with Qualcomm atheros ar9002wb-1ng wireless network

OS in Win7 Home Premium

Pls refer the screenshot, As you see the speed is only 65MBPS

How to make it 300 ?

You can see in Wireless Mode Section there is only 2 options, There is no N

So 1 doubt is my card is supportive for N (300MBPS ) if yes then what should I do it to make it possible ?
Even the drivers are updated ( As per Atheros.cz site )

pls help. Thanks


Note : My old laptop some fujitsu model is able to achieve 300MBPS
where my new i7 is struggling



My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
24 Aug 2013   #2
paulpicks21

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Hi Fr3ndZ,

If you run a speedtest on your new laptop and old laptop are you getting different speeds?
I think even on N you will still struggle to get above 50 meg wirelessly.

Paul.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Aug 2013   #3
Fr3ndZ

Win7 Home Premium
 
 

Paul Thats the Problem... They both show completely different speed

Old Laptop where Wifi Speed is 300 MBPS , Therefore Speedtest output is around 98 to sometimes 102 MBPS

In new laptop the speed is 65mbps... This goes only till 48-50MBPS
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

24 Aug 2013   #4
tommyg562000

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

According to atheros max throughput is 150 megabits per second for this card. This chip appears to only utilize 2 antennas as well so that may contribute to the poor signal quality. If you are right by the router what is your speed?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #5
Fr3ndZ

Win7 Home Premium
 
 

Thanks Tommy for replying,

Well I kept my laptop just below the router and still 65 is intact, Screenshot for reference only ( Distance between Router & Laptop) Pretty poor quality pic

Anymore help ? whatelse can be done ?

I feel the option N is missing , because G is 54mbps and B is 65mbps, the option N should comes so atleast I get 160MBPS and depends on distance it may go till 300

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #6
Dom

Windows Seven Ultimate
 
 

Hello Fr3ndZ,
I have done a quick search for "Asus N43S" on the Asus website, and nothing exists. On a Google search, it tries to search for "N43SL" (N43SL - Notebooks & Ultrabooks - ASUS).

You also haven't specified whether you are using 64 bit or 32 bit Windows.
It is also usually not a good idea to get software from an unofficial website.

Here are the drivers for that model from the Asus website:
64 bit (Go to the 'Wireless' option, which will expand when clicked. Choose the first driver and click "Global" to download)

32 bit (Same as above, but second driver down, with 2.04 MB)

Of course, you may have a different model, but like I said you haven't told us much and your system specs do not give a lot away
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #7
Fr3ndZ

Win7 Home Premium
 
 

I have downloaded 64 bit... will install and let you know mean time details below

OK after the update of downloading drivers from ASUS Site, Driver version gone down to 9.2.0.458.

And Link Speed still remains intact with 65MBPS

and Yea Its N43SL

System Properties

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #8
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

You can try changing the settings for the AdHoc11n and WepTKIP 11n (1st Screen print in post#1) to see if either of those changes makes a difference.
If AdHoc11n is disabled now, you could try enabling it and setting up an ad hoc network to see if that gets you "n" connectivity.

Also, you can insert screen prints directly in SF posts, so there is no need to link to another site...
Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #9
Fr3ndZ

Win7 Home Premium
 
 

Still No luck Image attached


Attached Thumbnails
65 MBPS only, it should be 300 isn't it.-123.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Aug 2013   #10
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Did you try with AdHoc11 n disabled?
I was just guessing it might be a "bug" that is affected by this setting...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 65 MBPS only, it should be 300 isn't it.




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Wifi over Powerline - security - e.g. Devolo dLAN 500 Mbps WiFi
I am considering using a powerline system to give me additional wifi cover, but I am unclear how the available wifi connection is protected. They make a great deal of encrypting the traffic over the power circuit, but no mention is made of protecting the wifi connection. Surely, the risk with...
Network & Sharing
NVIDIA nForce 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet card not detecting cable
Hi Had this problem for a few years, but hasn't really bugged me until lately when I need it!! I have a Dell Studio XPS M1330 Laptop, has NVIDIA motherboard. I think ever since I purchased the PC this problem has occurred. Problem: NVIDIA nForce 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet card will only...
Hardware & Devices
Monster's Digital life usb 2.0 cables support 800 Mbps - how?
Monster® claims that their "Digital life" usb 2.0 cables support +800 Mbps which is almost twice as fast as the usb 2.0 certified speed of 480 Mbps. See here Digital Life™ High Performance Mini USB Cables - High Speed Are they outright lying?:devil: If not how is this possible? :confused: ...
Chillout Room
Laptop, N Adapter, N Router - Only 54 Mbps
Connects wireless to MSI VR420 laptop OK but only at 54 Mbps. Should I expect >54 ? Adapter is RealTeK N (supposed to be 300 Mbps) - router is SMC WBR14S-N4 Barricade N (supposed to be 150Mbps). Wired to desktop - at 100 Mbps (card is 802.11g)
Network & Sharing
I'm not getting 300 mbps wireless speed.
My sister's laptop is able to get 300 mbps wireless connection from anywhere inside the house. But my computer is only able to get 120-150 mbps. Is it because of my network card? Router is Netgear N300.
Network & Sharing
HD 720p (PAL) 5.6 mbps file format
Hi, Does anyone know how I can get the HD 720p (PAL) 5.6mbps format to appear in the drop down list to save the movies in this format? My Vista pc that I copied the files from has this option in the drop down list so any suggestions for how i can get this format to appear on my windows 7...
Music, Pictures & Video


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:42.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App