Broadcom announces 802.11ax WIFI chips - Going for 1.8 Gbit/s

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    tsunami231 Ancient Guru

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    hmm intesting, the part about the interference reduction anyway
     
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    EspHack Ancient Guru

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    and let me guess, eth ports still gigabit only, not even that new 2.5g or 5g sad standard
     
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    k3vst3r Ancient Guru

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    sammarbella Ancient Guru

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    I can't take Wifi AD seriously after seen the Linus video reviewing the tech and showing a simple cardbox or a body in between the router and the device connected to it disturb the signal and make it drop out (start at 5 min 29 sec):

    Is Wireless Networking FINALLY as Fast as Wired?? 802.11ad

    :3eyes:
     
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    Ricepudding Master Guru

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    :( wake me up when the UK catches up in internet speeds... Still got 100/5 down/up speeds
     
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    k3vst3r Ancient Guru

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    Basically requires you run mesh network with 60GHz AD access points in each room basically. You're right though kind of sucks with objects getting in the way, but it's future of VR headsets with no wires needed between client and host.
     
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    Stop complaining, we still got 1mbit/256kbs down/up here. :puke:
     
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    Agonist Ancient Guru

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    Hell 5GHZ Wireless A/C cant keep up with my 1GB net.
    Only have a 866mb connection. Maxes out around 550mb when next to the router. Back of the house I have 520mb connection with 105mb/125mb avg.

    Miss having my whole wired GB setup and my old house.
     
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    Wake me up when the price of this wifi standard reaches reasonable levels....
     

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