NetSpot for Windows is a free simple and accessible wireless survey tool, which allows collecting, visualizing and analyzing WiFi data on your Windows and Mac OS X computer. It allows you to boost the quality and speed of your home or office WiFi network by helping to identify weak coverage areas, signal leaks and more.
NetSpot for Windows is a super-useful WiFi survey app that comes with two major WiFi troubleshooting modes: Discover and Survey. It only takes a couple of clicks to load your plan and begin a network site survey. Any 802.11 WiFi networks can be surveyed and visualized and All WiFi adapters are supported.
It can visualize your wireless network by building a visual WiFi map. It will let you see dead zones without coverage and place hotspots (Access Points) correctly. Using the visualized map of collected wireless data you will also see channels’ load and will be able to decide how to optimize your WiFi site better.
With NetSpot for Android, you can use your phone or tablet to discover WiFi networks around you to analyze and compare their parameters.
There are two modes in NetSpot for Android: Networks and Comparison. In network mode, you can see the list of all detected WiFi networks.
Comparison mode allows you to filter and compare networks according to certain parameters: frequency band, signal level, security protocol.
NetSpot for Windows Features
WiFi Discover mode
NetSpot collects every detail about surrounding WiFi networks and presents wireless data as an interactive table. It lets you troubleshoot and improve your network’s coverage, capacity, performance, APs configurations, signal level, interference, noise, etc.
Highly configurable passive WiFi surveys
With NetSpot, the in-depth network analysis is a breeze, thanks to its interactive color-coded heatmaps. Outline your real-life WiFi data on a map quickly and easily. Flexible professional reports included.
NetSpot offers more than 15 heatmap visualizations that help troubleshoot and manage any WiFi setup. By helping analyze every access point, NetSpot can scale up from useful-to-everyone to incredibly detailed for the true wireless networking mavens.
Smart AP detection and positioning
See channel info, transmit rate, vendor, security type, band, etc.
Unlimited data points per heat map
Your WiFi network can work better and become more reliable. NetSpot maps your coverage area and provides real-life signal propagation heat maps. It’s never been easier to locate WiFi issues.
Single snapshot and zone per project
Create any number of snapshots within each zone to quickly compare Wi-Fi configurations.
Create multiple zones per project to represent different areas, floors, levels, etc.
Save historical data per each AP for later review.Export your project survey data reports in PDF or CSV.
Customizable signal level and noise charts display changes in real time.
NetSpot for Windows Benefits
A quick analysis of all neighboring WiFi networks coverage