How do I connect my WiFi repeater to a new WiFi? If your router/gateway supports WPS, press the WPS button on your router/gateway for 5 seconds until the WPS indicator lights/blinks to initiate the connection. Within 60 seconds, press and hold the WPS button on your extender for 5 seconds. Wait for up to 5 minutes until the WPS indicator stop blinking.
Which is better WiFi repeater or extender? We should use WiFi repeater when we need strong and reliable connection from router if there is the router and repeater distance is less and no obstacle comes in between them. We should use WiFi extender when we need same strong and reliable connection from router.
Is a WiFi repeater the same as a booster? WiFi boosters, repeaters, and extenders are mostly the same thing – devices to improve WiFi coverage. There isn’t a clearly defined difference between devices that manufacturers describe as “repeaters” and devices described as “extenders”.