Wifi is usable and performance is acceptable when near the AP, but there's some potential for optimization. Less than 10m away and through 2 wooden doors (almost straight line-of-sight to the AP), signal strength drops well beneath -70dBm.
I do have the possibility to move the APs around and mount them flat, upside-down or vertical in different places. However, I'd like to base the optimisation on well-informed guess instead of sheer trial-and error.
Neither Admin Guide nor Quick Start Manual have a word to say about the characteristics of the internal antennae of the WAP561, the mounting instructions just say that the device can be mounted horizontally or vertically.
Is there another document or reference guide I could consult?
Thanks a lot for your thoughts, comments or pointers.
After rearranging the APs accordingly (in extenso: ceiling-mounted), wireless coverage across the whole flat has improved. I did not perform a full site survey, but the improvement is obvious, less for the laptops, but more so for the smartphones in areas where WLAN was practically unusable before.
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