Hotel Wifi Test is the latest buzz in web apps space. This is an incredible piece of Google chrome extension software that lets you find out the speed of wifi even before you decide to check in to a hotel. This is a great piece of information for you if you are a frequent traveler or tourist. You can now know in advance if the hotel you are going to book provides you with the required Wi-Fi speed. Once the app is installed in your browser, you will get to see the Wifi speed at that hotel, while doing the booking. The data is real time and tested, so you can definitely rely on its accuracy.
Which websites are supported by Hotel Wifi Test
Right now the following websites are supported :
How to Install Hotel Wifi Test
Go to the Google chrome web store : Hotel Wifi Test. Now follow the regular installation step of depressing the Free button and the app gets installed as your browser extension. See the snapshot below.
You can now go to Windows -> Extension to see if the app is already enabled or not. Enable it if its not enabled.
How to use Hotel Wifi Test
Now we are good enough to go and do our booking. Go to any of the preferred website to do hotel booking. Make sure it has to be one among – Expedia, Hotels, Booking or TripAdvisor. Follow the usual booking work flow and once you land in the individual hotel page, look out for “HotelWifiTest” in the page. You will find something like this, a wonderful piece of information to make a decision based upon your needs. Definitely you won’t like to check-in to a hotel and log-in to your workplace with just 64-128 kbps of shared Wi-Fi infra !
This is a digital age, the hotels are supposed to provide a good Wifi infrastructure. But before the release of this app, there was no way to know if the hotel we are going to check-in really has a good internet/wi-fi infrastructure. Now Hotels would have to revamp their Wi-Fi infrastructure because a poor Wi-Fi speed can very well be a DEAL BREAKER !!!