Confused about speed tests

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Just installed Nest Wifi yesterday. Mesh test says great connection.

I’m getting drastically different speeds on the Google wifi app vs the Google speed test via chrome browser:

CONNECTED WIRELESSLY TO POINT

Pixel 4 XL – Google WiFi app (test wifi to all wireless devices): 424Mbps; Google speed test in chrome browser: 90.6 down/1.39 up

MacBook pro – Google WiFi app (test wifi to all wireless devices): 326Mbps; Google speed test in chrome browser: 99.3 down/0.82 up

CONNECTED WIRELESSLY TO ROUTER

Pixel 4 XL – Google WiFi app (test wifi to all wireless devices): 419 Mbps; Google speed test in chrome browser: 427 down/1.04 up

MacBook pro – Google WiFi app (test wifi to all wireless devices): 796 Mbps; Google speed test in chrome browser: 348.8 down/0.96 up

Are these two test measuring different things? Can someone explain what each one is testing?

Why is the browser test significantly slower than the app test when connected to the point?

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