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  1. thiggins replied to the thread 6 GHz Wi-Fi Gets Closer.

    And that might be ASUS's plan. They already slap multiple product numbers on the same chassis.

    Apr 2, 2020 at 4:10 PM
  2. thiggins replied to the thread 6 GHz Wi-Fi Gets Closer.

    Not necessarily. The built-in PAs and LNAs are usually there for low-end products. Most "brand name" consumer stuff uses external front...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 4:09 PM
  3. thiggins replied to the thread Tri-Band AC or Dual-Band AX for mesh?.

    It depends on mix of client types (a/b/g/n/ac/ax), band use and traffic loads. When a radio is shared between client connect...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 3:29 PM
  4. thiggins replied to the thread 6 GHz Wi-Fi Gets Closer.

    Let's cut the snark and put some numbers on this, shall we? The new frequencies under consideration are 5.925–7.125 GHz. The current 5...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 2:54 PM
  5. thiggins replied to the thread 6 GHz Wi-Fi Gets Closer.

    So it does. But I've checked with ASUS and they said they have no plans to firmware upgrade any of their WiFi6 products to 6E. That's...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 12:48 PM
  6. thiggins replied to the thread 300 to 500 Mbps.

    Also, Broadcom's BCM4375 smartphone combo chip, which is used in Samsung's Galaxy S10 family and Apple's iPhone 11, does not support 160...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 11:13 AM
  7. thiggins replied to the thread 300 to 500 Mbps.

    Thanks for correcting me.

    Apr 2, 2020 at 8:17 AM
  8. thiggins posted a new thread.

    6 GHz Wi-Fi Gets Closer

    From FCC press release: "Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai today circulated draft rules permitting unlicensed devices...

    Forum: General Wireless Discussion

    Apr 2, 2020 at 8:05 AM
  9. thiggins replied to the thread 300 to 500 Mbps.

    WiFi6 isn't going to give you any higher speed without a WiFi6 device. There are no WiFi6 iPads. iPhone 11 only is WiFi6. My testing...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 7:48 AM
  10. thiggins replied to the thread Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 for Families.

    It's not an AF joke. Note the follow on posts in the CF blog.

    Apr 2, 2020 at 7:40 AM
  11. thiggins replied to the thread OT - surviving pandemic from personal experience (no trolling, PLEASE).

    https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/covid-19-reinfection/ Folks, please, when you see a claim like this, check for reports from credible...

    Apr 1, 2020 at 7:39 AM
  12. thiggins replied to the thread OT - surviving pandemic from personal experience (no trolling, PLEASE).

    Amen to that, brother... in a good way, eh!

    Mar 31, 2020 at 3:33 PM
  13. thiggins replied to the thread OT - surviving pandemic from personal experience (no trolling, PLEASE).

    I agree with that. But I have seen no news reports from credible sources saying that these problems are widespread.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 1:43 PM
  14. thiggins replied to the thread OT - surviving pandemic from personal experience (no trolling, PLEASE).

    Cite your source, please.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 11:21 AM
  15. thiggins replied to the thread Router Asus AX 58U not working 160MHZ wifi AX???.

    I also suggest looking at the link rate Windows reports in Connection Status. 5 GHz 80 MHz maximum AX rate will be 1201 Mbps, 160 MHz...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 10:07 AM