Think of it this way: A mobile phone tower only 150 meters away emits similar levels of radiation as a WiFi router at a distance of 5 meters.
(2) So, would you be comfortable sleeping just 500 feet away from a cell tower?
The minimum safe distance as shown in our video, between 15 to 20 feet.
Is it OK to sleep next to a WiFi router?
It is safe to sleep next to a wireless router as it produces radio waves that, unlike X-rays or gamma rays, do not break chemical bonds or cause ionisation in humans.
How far should router be from microwave?
The easiest solution is to move your router and speaker at least 10 feet away from the microwave. But if that’s not possible, and if you own a non-AirPlay speaker plugged into an AirPort Express, you can try a dual-band router, which can transmit in either 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz.
Where should a WiFi router be placed?
Where To Place Your Router To Get The Absolute Best WiFi Connection
- Place the router in a central location.
- Avoid surrounding it with metal objects.
- Concrete or brick walls are the enemy, too.
- Don’t keep the router near a microwave.
- Set it up high.
How much radiation comes from a WiFi router?
But these systems generally emit at a very low power — typically about 0.1 Watt emitted from both the computer antenna and the router antenna.