Google Wifi's Network Check feature just got a lot better

Google Wifi Network Check Now Tests the Speed of All Your Connected Devices

From here, you'll be able to test the connection of any device connected to the network.

According to Google, "In the past month alone, we saw an average of 18 connected devices on each Google Wifi network, globally".

Google Wifi, the search giant's mesh router system, is rolling out an update.

Once the test completes, results are broken down by which devices are connected to each access point.

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This approach is helpful if you're trying to troubleshoot a specific area in your home or office, but not a particular device.

The new feature is expected to be made available in the coming weeks to all Google WiFi users around the world, so do keep an eye out for it if this sounds like something you might be interested in. Then, you'll know to move your Google Wifi point closer to that device.

The official Google Wifi app has been finally updated to support the not-so-new iPhone X. But besides that, you can now run a quick speed test to every device on your network. It also means you can immediately fix connectivity problems, and won't have to learn the hard way that your devices need to move. So, this new feature will provide a significant upgrade as smarter homes get more and more connected.

Google Wifi for Android and iOS already features a number of tools to measure network quality.

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