what is a weak wifi signal for Linksys extender devices
A Wi-Fi is a wireless network while let you connect without any wire, these network require a great signal strength to connect your device. There may be issue like reduces bandwidth and connection problem while you have a weak Wi-Fi. To improve your network’s speed you can track and correct the attenuating your wireless signal.
There could be many reasons for a weak Wi-Fi. Some of them are mentioned here
Distance: Distance could be the one cause of low Wi-Fi signal of Linksys ac1200 WiFi range extender setup. To prevent disturbance or interference in the signal with other devices wireless routers and access points are limited to low power broadcast. But the newer 802.11n products can help you the increase the range.
Thick Wall of your Room: if you found a sudden drop in the signal strength then it could because of the thick walls of your room. Thick plaster and lath walls could be the reasons of the slower speed. A metallic mesh inside the wall can disturb the signal very badly and this may result in poor signal strength.
Many Wi-Fi Networks: You may be having problem in your Wi-Fi because of the interference of other sources. Wireless devices have the ability to trans it and receive the signal on separate channels but sometimes these signals also get confused while receiving many signals of same frequency. This mainly happens when there are various wireless devices in a small place and all of them are trying to get the signal of the same frequency.