When it comes to using Internet via 3G modems (USB Dongles) then in some internal and remote areas user’s get slow Speed because of Poor Signal Strength. Specially User’s using 2G connection may be fed up of low signal in their homes. there are numerous of tweaks and methods scattered over the web for increasing Signal Strength on USB Dongles but some of them require wires and physical stuff. but with this method here is a new way which just require any C D or DVD. lets see how you can get Better Signal Strength on USB dongles using a CD/DVD.
Better Signal Strength on USB Dongles
There are many physical devices available in market which enables you to boost Signal Strength on USB Dongles but it is always better to go with a simple trick which saves your time and money both.
Why Increase Signal Strength
Signal strength is denoted in “dbm” The more better signal more smoother your internet experience will be. Hence for poor ares ins Underground where you are deceived of slow speed just because of In proper Signal then you can do a little tweak to get Better Signal Strength on USB Dongles. It Doesn’t matter if you are using GSM or UMTS mode this is applicable on all network connectivity ranges
- 3G USB Dongle
- 1 USB Extending cable (Supplied with 3G Modems)
- 1 New CD or DVD
- you computer must be near to your window
It will be better if your system is near to your window or some open air space, as keeping your dongle in open air will surely boost the signal. you can configure this tweak with any of your CD or DVD but it is better to have a new one. and a USB Extending cable is required, this is available with every dongle your purchase. Lets proceed to the tutorial
How to Configure
radio frequency of a modem is increased when some metallic or Aluminium stuff is near the device, It attracts the signal and keeps it constant. You will get more powerful network when some aluminium thing like a CD covered with a Aluminum foil is placed near your dongle, Lets see the steps.
Take a CD/ DVD, and insert the dongle between its hole and connect the USB extender cable on other side, Now connect the other end of USB cable with your PC and keep or hang your dongle near a window or Open place. (see the imagee below)
That’s it, bu this way You will notice increased signal strength of which ever operators you are using.
This is quite funny trick but you will notice the difference in your network monitoring status on your data card dashboard, you can check the below screenshot which shows the Increased Signal Strength after implementing above trick.
Why implement this method
Readers who lives in heights like 4th pr 5th floor doesn’t require to go with this trick as they already get maximum signal depending upon their network connectivity but Readers who live in congested area where there is lot of network congestion and poor Signal should Implement on this Trick and get their Signal more better.
Additionally you can also add a Aluminium Foil covering that CD or DVD for more Signal Strength (For very poor network areas)
Enjoy more better internet connectivity and also try out our New GPRS and 3G Tricks which will lessen your financial burdens. If you know any other alternative method to boost Network Strength then do let us know in comments section. Like Tricksme.in on Facebook to get yourself updated towards latest Tweaks.