1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Cell phone drops calls near router.

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Nick8539, Aug 30, 2006.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Nick8539

    Nick8539 Thread Starter

    Jul 11, 2006
    Hello guys.

    So everytime im in my room near my computer where the router is. I lose reception and my call drops. This is the most annoying thing ever because I talk on the phone while on the comp. Its natural.

    I have a Samsung A900 by sprint.
    My router is a lynksys WRT54G.

    Is there anything about the phone specs that should cause interference or vice versa.
    Can I do anything about this? Also, should this happen or is it maybe just my phone messed up?

  2. StumpedTechy


    Jul 7, 2004
    I hate to say it but the 2 are unrelated -

    Since you using EVDO and WRT54G the WRT54G is running at 2.4Ghz there isn't the interferance between the 2. Something else has to be in the ranges above to caue interferance OR you happen to have a "cell pocket" in that particular area.
  3. skinnywhiteboy


    Jan 26, 2001
    The two probably have nothing to do with each other. However, to convince yourself, take the router out of the equation and see if your calls still drop.
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/496975

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice