What is the difference between the Internet and Wi-Fi?

Is it better to use WiFi at home?

WiFi is normally much faster than mobile data. The only speed bottleneck will be the amount of bandwidth available on the landline internet connection. Thankfully, most of these connections are broadband or even fiber technology so they are blazing fast.

Do you have to pay monthly for Wi-Fi router?

You can buy any router, there are no monthly fees for your personal router. For a internet service, yes, you can purchase your internet service providers router/modem and activate the service for a monthly fee. You can use your personal router to connect to the internet via your ISP router for free.

What is Wi-Fi?

What is Wi-Fi? Wi-Fi is a local area network (LAN). The term was dubbed by the Wi-Fi Alliance to refer to wireless networks that allow devices to access and connect to the larger internet. What is the Wi-Fi Alliance?

How does WiFi technology work?

This “wireless” connection is made possible by WiFi technology; specifically by a second device in your home called a router or sometimes referred to as a gateway. This router is physically plugged into the modem with a cable or it is combined with the modem into a single piece of equipment.