Netgear introduces Orbi 860 mesh routers and satellites
Netgear released the Orbi 860 series of mesh routers and satellites. The mesh system supports multigigabit connections, wifi 6 and VPN functionality.
As a successor to the 850 series, the Orbi 860 series is designed to support next-gen network technology currently being deployed by operators and... Read more
Synology introduces WRX560 wifi 6 home router
Synology launched the WRX560. The router provides fast and secure internet in homes.
The WRX560 aims to give households high-speed wireless internet. The router offers a maximum throughput of 3000 Mbps. Throughput peaks at 600 Mbps for 2.4 GHz and 2400 Mbps for 5 GHz. The router is approved for ... Read more
TP-Link introduces ceiling mount WiFi 6 access point AX3000
TP-Link announced the AX3000 Ceiling Mount WiFi 6 Access Point. The AX3000 is suitable for office and general business environments.
The new access point features WiFi 6. The AX3000 allows simultaneous speeds of 574 Mbps in the 2.4 GHz frequency and 2402 Mbps in the 5 GHz frequency. This provide... Read more
MediaTek unveils two wifi 7 chipsets
MediaTek unveiled two chipsets for wifi 7. The Filogic 880 is suitable for access points, routers and gateways. The Filogic 380 supports clients.
The chipsets are designed to support wifi 7 in access points (Filogic 880) and clients (Filogic 380), including smartphones and laptops. The release d... Read more
AMD and Qualcomm to introduce wifi 6, 6E and remote wifi management
The AMD Ryzen Pro 6000 will become the first chip to feature Qualcomm FastConnect 6900.
AMD and Qualcomm are collaborating to optimize Ryzen Pro business laptops with FastConnect 6900 wifi connectivity.
The optimization uses a 6GHz wireless band. It's speculated that FastConnect will offer i... Read more
Qualcomm launches first chipsets for wifi 7
Qualcomm recently presented a series of chipsets for WiFi 7. Qualcomm is one of several manufacturers preparing for the upcoming WiFi standard.
The new Network Pro Series Gen 3 platform consists of multiple WiFi 7 chipsets with a throughput of up to 33 Gpbs. This is a significant increase over W... Read more
AVM introduces FRITZ!Box 6690 Cable wifi 6 router
AVM has introduced the FRITZ!Box 6690 Cable and the FRITZ!Repeater 1200 AX. The latter is a wifi 6 extender; the prior combines a wifi 6 modem and router. Combining both solutions should provide a strong mesh wifi network for homes and businesses.
The FRITZ!Box 6690 Cable modem/router features D... Read more
Synology launches object storage for AWS S3 apps and wifi 6 router
Synology announces a series of portfolio-wide introductions. C2 receives an object storage service with Amazon S3 compatibility; Synology's first proprietary wifi 6 router sees the light of day, and DSM 7.1 is on the horizon.
Synology shares the news at the Synology 2022 AND BEYOND conference. I... Read more
Juniper adds Wifi 6E, launches access points AP 45 and AP 34
Juniper Networks introduces two new access points: AP 45 and AP 34, the first Wifi 6E options in Juniper's portfolio.
The first Wifi 6E access points became available in May of this year. As such, Juniper is relatively late in joining the ranks of manufacturers offering the new standard. Underst... Read more
Wifi 6E: what is it, and is it relevant for your organization?
If you follow the wifi market, it probably hasn't escaped your notice that products with wifi 6E support are being introduced slowly but surely. What does that mean for you as a business? We decided to find out. After some thorough research and a good conversation with Dobias van Ingen (EMEA CTO of... Read more