You might be frustrated with the decrease in your JioFi dongle internet speed. No worries, you will learn how to increase your Jio Fi speed by the end of this article.
Without any further ado, let’s start.
How to Check JioFi Speed
JioFi is a portable WiFi router that provides an internet connection. The speed of this JioFi is 150 Mbps downstream but you can check out the speed and determine the bandwidth at any particular point in time. Let us see how to check the speed of your JioFi.
You must first be connected to the JioFi on any one of your devices that has an internet browser. On the browser search for Jio Speed Test.
This will take you to several websites but click on the one that says, Jiohelp.in. This page has a speed tester that when you click on the start button will determine the downstream and upstream speed.
The higher your downstream speed the better the internet is going to be for your downloads, and the same goes for uploads with upstream.
You can also check the blinking lights on the Network Signals of the JioFi, as the network is a determining factor on your internet connection. If the light blinks green or shows full signals, it means that you have great coverage and would thus, have great speed. If the light blinks blu or shows 2-4 signal bars, it means you have medium coverage and your speed may become average. And lastly, if it blinks red or has less than 2 signal bars depicts that you have extremely low coverage and thus, speed may decrease.
Step by Step Guide to Increase Jiofi Speed
Step 1. Open the JioFi webpage on your browser.
Step 2. Click on the login button and enter the ID and Password.
Step 3. If you want to log in with the default username, select the ID and Password Administrator option.
Step 4. Now, click on the settings and follow any one of the methods given below:
- Select the LTE option and under that go to the APN option.
- After doing so, choose APN network and change from Auto to Manual.
- Change your IP address to IPV4 and Apply settings
- Select the Network option and under that go to the WiFi settings option.
- Now click on the channel option and set 11(2.462Ghz).
- Once that is done, click on apply settings.
Step 5. Once you are done with these steps, check your internet connection and speed, it is sure to have increased!
#1. How to Increase JioFi speed without changing settings?
There are a few ways to make sure you get maximum bandwidth and they are:
To place your JioFi in an area with no obstruction and be in a range of 10 meters from the portal.
#2. Why does my JioFi speed decrease?
The speed depends on a lot of factors such as the network coverage and the number of devices connected to the JioFi. If the network coverage is low, the speed goes down and it also does so when a lot of devices are connected to the same JioFi.
#3. How long does the JioFi last?
JioFi is quite strong and can easily last for more or up to 6 hours on one charge. It can also last for 300 hours if not used at all. Also, each charge takes up to 3 hours!