Why does my 5G stop working?

Shawn_May Posts: 1 Newcomer
edited September 2023 in Internet 2023 Archive

My 5G randomly stops working while the normal connection stays completely fine.



  • HT_Greenfield
    HT_Greenfield Posts: 695 Contributor
    edited August 2023

    Edit: comment deleted. I thought we talking about 5G as in cellular telephony. My bad.

  • William_M
    William_M Posts: 1,083 ✅ Verified Employee Moderator

    Hey @Shawn_May, welcome to our community!

    One possible cause of issues like this is range. The 2.4Ghz has much better range and penetrative capabilities so if you are far away or there are dense obstructions between you and the router the 5Ghz might not always work when the 2.4Ghz still will. It could also just be an issue with the router, so I recommend rebooting it and testing the service in the same room as the router to see if the same issues persist.

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