This post is sponsored by Google Wifi. All opinions are my own.

Saying fast Wi-Fi is important to me is a bit of an understatement. As someone whose brand is based solely online, fast Wi-Fi is a necessity for me. I need to be connected at all times, on all of my devices. My professional world (as ridiculous as this may sound) revolves around Wi-Fi. So you can imagine my frustration two weeks ago when I was attempting to send a Power Point presentation to one of my consulting clients when the Wi-Fi suddenly slowed down. I’m not talking a little hiccup, I’m talking a complete halt. What normally should take no more than a few minutes to upload the document and send, was taking 20 minutes just to attach the file to the email thread. As panic started to set in, I realized why my Wi-Fi stopped working at it’s normal speed- my boyfriend was on a video conference call in the other room. Since I didn’t know how long his call would last and I needed to get the presentation to my client STAT, I grabbed my laptop and ran to the coffee shop two blocks away to use the Wi-Fi there. Needless to say the whole thing was a tad bit stressful. That’s why when I was approached about giving Google Wifi a try, I couldn’t say yes fast enough.

The first thing I noticed about Google Wifi was how beautifully designed the points were. The all white sphere with the small G at the top is the definition of stunning minimalist design and it fits my home decor perfectly.

I downloaded the Google Wifi app (yes, it even has its own app), connected the first point to my modem and placed the other two points around the house. I was immediately shocked at how well it actually works! I even get great Wi-Fi in the bathroom and on the patio- the two places I was constantly losing service in.

I think what really makes Google Wifi awesome is the Google Wifi app. With the app you can set all kinds of parameters- you can see what devices are signed on, you can create a guest network for your friends and you can even pause the Wi-Fi during various times of day when you need a break from too much screen time. I’ve been pausing it when I’m trying to relax at the end of my night. It┬ákeeps me from incessantly trying to check my emails and Instagram account when I should be spending time with my boyfriend and my dogs.

Google Wifi is perfect for those of us who think of using the Internet as a way of life. Now I can binge-watch my Netflix shows while Face-timing my friends without missing a beat.

  • Wow. I had no idea about Google Wifi but it sounds great and I love the design of it! xo

  • Bex Smith

    I didn’t even realise this was a thing! It has a great design

  • Beautyqueenuk

    Well until now, I had no idea Google even did WiFi and I do love the design.

  • Hungry_Healthy_Happy

    I didn’t know that google did wifi. I really love the design of it though.

    • Yes it’s so clean and simple!

  • Melanie Edjourian

    What a great design and it isn’t too big either. I didn’t realise google did wifi.

  • This sounds like such a great idea, I have a smallish two bedroom flat and usually my wifi is okay but it would be nice to have good strength in the opposite end of the flat too x

    • Yeah it’ll definitely help in a flat that size Rhian!

  • That is literally the most beautiful Wifi point I have ever seen! I did not even realize that Google had wifi but it sounds amazing xx

    • I love the design of it too Ana!

  • Kira L Curtis

    I use sky at home and that’s great but Keysurf at uni is the worst! Can never stay on the internet continuously! Didn’t know this google wifi even existed but I think I’ll definitely have to get it when I move into my next student house if the internet is still as bad!

    • It’ll definitely help Kira!

  • I have never heard of google wifi before, it sounds like a very good wifi

    • It increases the speed of your current wifi- it’s so good!

  • Jodie Whitham

    Never heard of google wifi! It’s amazing how essential wifi is now x

    • It’s been a game-changer for me Jodie!

  • Deborah Nicholas

    oh wow ive never heard of this! Totally tempted now though!

    • You should give it a try!

  • I’ve never heard of this before but it sounds amazing – I need this in my life! x

    • You should definitely check it out Stephanie!

  • I wasn’t aware Google had wi-fi. It is very important to have good wi-fi when your business is based online and it sounds like this is working out well for you.

    • It’s made such a huge difference Sarah!

  • Wow this sounds great ohhh totally tempted to switch! L x

    • It’s perfect for speeding up slow internet!

  • Leah Shafik

    Is this a contract then? Or do you use it as a way to make your wi-fi signal stronger? I get so stressed about slow internet and even with fibre it’s not fast enough. Especially when uploading videos. x

    • You just use it to make your wifi stronger. It makes a world of difference Leah!

  • theCuriousPixie

    Oh I do like the look of it. Very aesthetically pleasing. I’ll have to look into it.

    • Yes, I absolutely love the design!

  • Hannah Latoya Bond

    I’ve never used Google wi-fi. It does sound great, i will have to check it out x

  • M. williams

    I didn’t know Google even had wifi (or an app)…wow this is another great internet alternative I’ll have to research further. Thanks for sharing!

    • danasia

      Hi! It came out recently. It’s made such a difference in our condo! Thanks for reading!

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