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Only getting 500mb download speed on internet Gig+ plan?
Hello everyone I have internet Gig+ plan, I purchased a wifi 6 network adapter that goes 500mb on the 2ghz band and 1200mb on the 5ghz band it is brand TP-link, I verified in windows 11 that I am connected to the 5ghz band I also checked and windows 11 says my wifi network adapter's speed is 1.2gbps so far everything on my end checks out but when I run a speed test I only get 500mbps download speed. I have not tested my download speeds via ethernet because the router and modem are not in the same room as the computer.
But my main question is does my spectrum provided wifi 6 router's wifi cap out at 500mb download speed?
if I buy my own wifi 6 router and use that instead of the spectrum provided one will my download speeds skyrocket?
any help is appreciated before I spend money on a new router :D thank you everyone for your help <3 :3