Setting up a home wireless network is fairly easy. Most of the ISPs bundle a wireless router with every new connection. However if you wish you to set up a wireless network of your own make sure you have these,
Checklist for Wi-Fi setup includes,
- Wireless Router: Make sure you buy a wireless which is compatible with your devices. The new 802.11ac routers only work on a 5Ghz band that means you will not be able to connect to it if you have a 2.4Ghz band devices. Also there are routers with different speed ratings ranging from 150Mbps to 1.5Gbps or more.
- Internet Connection: Wireless router don’t come with built in internet service. You need to subscribe to an internet connection from your local ISP. Choose a plan that suits your usage.
- Wi-Fi Enabled Devices: These include your mobile phones, tablets, laptops etc, which you use to connect to Wi-Fi and access internet.