Adjust Router Quality of Service (QoS) Settings

Note Notes:

  • A router's Quality of Service (QoS) settings can be adjusted in an effort to improve Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) quality.
  • Refer to the Internet Service Provider (ISP), Network Administrator, or equipment manufacturer for assistance with these settings.
  • Examples of router setup are provided here; however, Verizon Wireless doesn't support 3rd party routers.


The router's ability to assign priority to specific users, apps or data flows in order to provide an optimal level of performance.

Typically, a router has the following types of QoS options:

MAC address-based
Prioritizes by device.
Prioritizes by application.
Prioritizes by port.