NetSpot: WiFi survey & wireless scanner
By Etwok LLC
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NetSpot goes far beyond usual WiFi scanning and analysis. NetSpot is the one and only full-featured WiFi site survey software and WiFi scanner on the Mac App Store. NetSpot is also an award-winning WiFi signal mapper and wireless manager.
Exceptional simplicity and affordability make NetSpot the all-in-one WiFi networks detector and analyzer. All you need to run your wireless site survey is your MacBook with native WiFi/AirPort adapter. No special knowledge or hardware required. NetSpot helps anyone conduct a professional WiFi survey of a house, office, cafe, airport, building, or any other area.
We packed the following features into NetSpot for you:
* NetSpot collects and visualizes 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi data
* support for 2.4GHz and 5GHz channel bands
* really simple and fast wireless data aggregation
* comprehensive sleek heatmap visualizations of your WLAN: signal level, signal-to-interference ratio, signal-to-noise ratio, etc
* predictive automatic location of access points
* lots of data collected on every network: AP name (SSID), MAC address (BSSID), vendor, channel, signal levels, encryption and more
* export of detailed reports into PDF
You will find NetSpot incredibly useful for:
* improving your wireless network performance
* reducing time and costs of maintaining or deploying WiFi networks
* finding signal leakages
* resolving channel conflicts
* managing site expansion
* preventing excessive signal level outside of desired area
* WiFi monitoring and access control
* analysis of neighboring networks coverage
Our public forum: http://forum.netspotapp.com
What's New in Version 1.3.415
- improved surveying process
- updated vendors' database
- better support of the latest Mac OS X Airport framework updates
- fixes of reported crashes and exceptions
It's really an useful app. By using this app, I can directly execute WIFI field survey from my macbook. The speed of WIFI can be checked by this app. I can find the best speed wifi contact terminal. It will make me work more convenient and efficient.
This is really a great idea!!!! so far it works quite good and I can easily simulate the layout of my modems through this app!!! That really do me a big favor!! Now I can see the range of each modem and I can use it to enhance the signal coverage!!!
Unique and useful app
This is one of the best app I used,concise interface,intuitive and easy to use. Now, no matter where, shopping malls, airports, offices or cafes, as long as there is WiFi, I use this app, it can help me to find the best wifi location.Very useful.