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Wireless connection how do i get a better wireless connection been bad past 2 days cant play online but im able to go on my computer fine with 100%connection but only getting maybe 60% to 75% on ps3 all help would be appreciated thx

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  • huntray25 Mar 05, 2009

    thanks for the help but how do u change the channel on the ps3 i have it do it automatically is that the best way to go or what thx for the help

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First thing to check is if there is a firmware upgrade for your router.

Afterwards and depending on your model, you can also increase the signal power on your router.

Or you can try changing the channel from 1-11 to see which one works best.

You can also:

move the PS3 or router closer together
use a wired connection
get a stronger router
etc.etc.

Hope this helps.


Posted on Mar 04, 2009

  • RescueTechLA
    RescueTechLA Mar 05, 2009

    You change the wireless channel on the router, not the PS3.

    Sometimes the channel you're using is already cluttered by other wireless routers in your area, microwaves, radios, wireless phones, etc. etc.

    It's usually not an issue but it's easy to change channels back and forth so we might as well give it a shot.


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