Will this speed up my internet connections?

This may be a dumb question, but my router is in my basement, and I play Xbox upstairs. The connection is not bad, however, I’m wondering if I would get a faster, more stable connection if I connected it to an extender through an Ethernet cable. It would make sense to me that the extender would be quicker, but when... show more This may be a dumb question, but my router is in my basement, and I play Xbox upstairs. The connection is not bad, however, I’m wondering if I would get a faster, more stable connection if I connected it to an extender through an Ethernet cable. It would make sense to me that the extender would be quicker, but when I tried that, the latency was higher with the extender as opposed to being connected wirelessly to the main router from the basement. As for the upload and download speed, there wasn’t much of a difference except for like 1 or 2 mb/s (extender was a little faster) but that could of been due to a typical “fluctuation” in my internet speed.
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