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FRITZ!Box 6490 Cable Service

Transmission rate of LAN connections is only 100 Mbit/s

The maximum transmission rate of the LAN connection between the FRITZ!Box and a computer, NAS system, or other devices is 100 Mbit/s, although the device supports 1 Gbit/s (Gigabit Ethernet).

1 Changing the FRITZ!Box's power settings

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Home Network Overview" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click on the "Network Settings" tab.
  4. Enable the option "Power Mode" for all LAN ports that should achieve transmission rates of up to 1 Gbit/s.
  5. Click "Apply" to save the settings.