Would you believe 5 GHz Wi-Fi could be used for reliable 1080p HDMI wireless extension? Actiontec seems to have pulled it off.
You would think that 80+ Mbps of wireless throughput would be enough for flawless 1080p streaming. But that's not what we found.
I was briefed by both Atheros and Ralink last week on their announcements at this week's Computex over in Taipei. While it wasn't the sole reason for the calls, I was able to get a feel for why we still haven't seen any three-stream N routers, even though the first were announced well over a year ago.
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Trying to decide between a router and a Wi-Fi System? This experiment should help you choose wisely.Read More
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Wi-Fi ping spikes aren't always caused by a poor connection. Your router settings could be to blame.Read More
Ever wonder what happens behind the scenes when Wi-Fi devices roam, or more likely don't? We'll show you why the "seamless" roaming Wi-Fi gear makers promise is still as elusive as a Yeti.Read More
We reveal the secrets of why your devices don't always connect where you want them to and what you can do to fix it.Read More