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Assuming you really do get a 1 gigabit connection, your wireless router will be a major bottleneck. See the table on Wikipedia's article on IEEE 802.11 (commonly known as wi-fi): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_802.11#Protocol

The column labeled "Stream data rate" is the theoretical top speed of each connection type (in reality you will never achieve these speeds in a standard home installation where you have signal that's passing through and bouncing off things). You'll see that there's some protocols which approach or go over 1000 megabits (1 gigabit) per second, but those protocols are not yet widely supported by available hardware, and may never be.

If you want to truly take advantage of your connection's speed, you'll want to use a wired connection which uses Gigabit Ethernet or 10 Gigabit Ethernet hardware from end to end, as well as Category 6 or Category 7 Ethernet cabling, respectively (though your precise needs may vary depending on the hardware you get - do some research before buying).

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gigabit_Ethernet https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/10_Gigabit_Ethernet




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