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Best Placement for Your Home Cell Signal Booster

Blog  April 13, 2017

Where should you place your home cell phone signal booster?

  This post is a quick overview of some expert tips and tricks that cover where to install the components of your booster system - the outside antenna, the inside antenna and the booster unit. Tip #1 Put your phone into field test modeYou need your phone in field test mode so you can see the actual strength of the signal your phone is receiving. This is a much more accurate signal strength reading than looking at ...Read More

TAGS: cell phone signal booster, installation

How to access iPhone field test mode

Blog  April 6, 2017

What is field test mode and how to activate it

  It’s often useful to know how strong a signal your iPhone is receiving. If you’re trying to make a call but it won’t go through or if you’re otherwise not getting the cell service you expect, then knowing your signal strength can help you determine why not.Of course virtually all phones have the “bars” or “dots” graphic that displays on your home screen, supposedly so you know what your cell phone signal strength is.The problem ...Read More

TAGS: signal booster for iphone, Signal Strength, understanding cell phone facts

Why Cell Boosters Are Certified FI

Blog  March 30, 2017

Why cell boosters are FCC certified

  Cell phone signal boosters have not always been the consumer-friendly, government-certified devices they are today. In fact before 2013 cell boosters were, for all intents and purposes, unregulated.Technically speaking, those pre-2013 signal boosters were governed by the same regulations that at the time covered all cellular devices, including mobile phones.But since boosters back then were regulated as a general device class (the class of all cellular devices) rather than specifically as cell phone signal boosters, ...Read More

TAGS: cell phone signal booster, fcc

how to improve cell reception in an rv fi

Blog  March 24, 2017

Tips for boosting cell phone signal in your RV

  Improving the cell signal inside an RV presents a unique challenge. If the RV is functional only as shelter, like a fifth-wheel trailer for example, then those inside need better cell signal only when the RV is parked.But if an RV also functions as a vehicle, as with a motorhome, then the owners may need to improve cell signal when the RV is moving AND when it’s parked.Regardless, the causes of poor cell signal inside ...Read More

TAGS: cell phone signal booster, RV, signal tips

how to boost wifi range

Blog  March 16, 2017

How to extend WiFi range

  WiFi is pretty much an essential part of our lives now. It’s almost everywhere. Even in those few places where it’s not, we expect it to be available.Perhaps most frustrating is spotty WiFi coverage, like when you’re just on the fringe of WiFi range. Sometimes it’s fine. Sometimes it doesn’t seem to be there at all.Here are five things you can do to extend WiFi range in your home or small office.1. Relocate your routerThis ...Read More

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