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Wi-Fi 6 and Beyond

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(San Francisco, California, U.S.A. - Jeff M. Wang)
 
 
 

New Wi-Fi 6E standard brings 5G-related technologies to local area wireless. Thanks to the latest additions to the Wi-Fi standard, Wi-Fi 6 and Wi-Fi 6E. Several of the underlying technologies powering these new networks are very similar to, or in some cases even the same as, ones used for 5G networks. Signal modulation techniques like OFDMA (Orthogonal Frequency-Division Multiple Access) and transmission technologies like beamforming and MU-MIMO (Multi-User Multiple Input, Multiple Output), for example, are a key part of both WiFi 6/6E and 5G.

 

 

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