Best Practise - Nucleus with fixed IP or dynamic

This may sound silly: Out of habit, I gave my new Nucleus a static IP and network settings.
To my surprise, roon software on Mac and iPhone is sluggish sometimes discovering the core.

A friend recommended leaving it as DHCP and thus “Nucleus”.

What would you recommend as best practice?

Personally, I would use DHCP every time. If I wanted a device to always have the same IP address, I would use the router’s DHCP server to reserve the address, and not use static addresses on the devices.

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Just try it. If it remains the same your issues are elsewhere and we can come back to it. It is by no means a given that your problems are related to the fixed IP.

Make sure your dns setting includes your router/gateway address and one like or

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