Android 'Band Preference' settings definition

Article ID: 59668050

Issue / Question

What is wireless band preference?

Applicable To

Zebra Android devices (MC32N0 Android, MC40, MC92N0 Android, TC51, TC55, TC56, TC70, TC75, TC70x TC75x, TC80, WT6000, ET50 Android, ET55 Android)

Resolution / Answer

Band Preference:

Allows users to specify which access point to connect to based on preferred band. By default device roams without regard to the frequency band of the available access points.

 

Default: 

'BandPreference : 0'; this means the radio does not prefer any band.

Further setting values and their meanings..

0 = off
1 = prefer 2.4GHz
2 = prefer 5GHz

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