Swisscom’s WLAN-Box is a home network accessory for your Internet-Box 2 that increases the range of your existing WLAN network.
Click the blue plus icon to find out more about the ports and buttons on your WLAN-Box.
Steering ensures that your devices (e.g. smart phone or tablets) are automatically connected to the best WLAN network to achieve maximum speed. Besides the 2.4 GHz standard band, with which every WLAN device is compatible, the WLAN-Box also has the 5 GHz band.
Depending on its position, the WLAN device connects to the Internet-Box or WLAN-Box without interrupting Internet access. If a device does not connect at any time, briefly switch the device’s WLAN off and on again (e.g. in airplane mode).It will then reconnect to the best WLAN.
Find out more technical details about your WLAN-Box.
You can easily manage your WLAN-Box settings via the web portal. You can change your WLAN access data, configure Parental Controls and access an overview of all connected devices.
You can access and change your main settings at home on your smartphone via the Home app.
Once you have set it up, save your Internet-Box configuration. This lets you restore preferred settings after replacing a device, for instance. To do so, go to the web portal > Internet-Box > Save configuration.
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|Normal operating mode*
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* Normal operating mode:
WLAN-Box is connected to Internet-Box 2 (WLAN backbone or Ethernet backbone)
With 1 WLAN device connected to each 2.4 and 5 GHz WLAN connection, both watching Swisscom TV air.
The Internet-Box complies with European CE conformity regulations. The Internet-Box 2 also complies with the statutory Energy Consumption Directive 2009/126/EC, meeting the EC 1275/2008 and EU 801/2013 regulations which define standby consumption.
No, emission levels are like those of existing WLAN accessories and comply with statutory threshold limits.
The extended range and improved coverage is mainly achieved through intelligent device management on the best WLAN band and the best WLAN device.
Yes, all parental control settings that you have set up in the Internet-Box 2 web portal also work with the WLAN-Box. This can be set per device and defines surfing times and time limits.
You use the same password to log into the WLAN-Box web portal as you do for the Internet-Box.