Learn how to change Streamyx Wifi channel to a faster channel in your area. If you find your home Wifi connection slows or drops out, it is time to change your Wifi channels to avoid interference which might be the cause of slowing down your Wifi speed. By changing your Wifi channel, it is most likely can fix the problem.
If you are living in a congested area or in an apartment complex, you may be facing your Wifi connection dropping out or not as fast as it should be. This is most likely due to Wifi channels in your area. If you are on the same Wifi channel with lots of your neighbor, you will face a lot of interference with their networks.
So, how to avoid Wifi interference? It is by changing your Wifi channel to use the Wifi channel with fewer people on it. Note that Wifi channels are overlapped with nearby channels. However, channel 1, 6 and 11 are not overlapped with each other and they are the best and most frequently used for 2.4GHz Wifi band.
If you need help on analyzing and selecting the best Wifi channel in your area, you can download Wifi Analyzer from Google Play store and install on your Android phone. Launch the app, tap View menu and select Channel rating. The app will display a list of Wifi channels and a star rating — the one with the most stars is the best.
Note: This tutorial is done using TM Streamyx Innacomm W3400V6 modem.
Connect your computer to the router wired or wireless.
Make sure you have the login information to log in to the router. If you haven’t change them, the default are as follows:
- Username/ID: tmadmin
- Password: Adm@XXXX (XXXX is the last 4 digit of your modem MAC address.
Change Streamyx Wifi channel
- Open any internet browser.
- Go to
- On the login page, enter your login detail and click Login.
- Select Wireless menu.
- Select Advanced sub-menu.
- Find Channel, click the arrow in the box on it’s right.
- It’s a drop-down arrow, once clicked it will display a selection of number 1 until 11
- The most frequently used channels for 2.4Ghz Wifi are channel 1, 6 and 11
- Click Apply/Save button.
Done. Hopefully, by changing the Wifi channel can help to improve your TM Streamyx Wifi speed.
If the speed remains constantly dropping and interfering with nearby channels. You may need to get a router that supports 5GHz Wifi band. 5GHz Wifi band using a channel that are farther apart and won’t interfere with each other as much as Wifi channel for 2.4Ghz Wifi band.
Hope this tutorial can help to solve your issue. Let me know if you have any issue.