Powerful Connectivity for the Home — and Every Experience Inside

Increasing numbers of connected devices and bandwidth-hungry applications are taxing home network performance — and customers' patience. Intel® technology is enabling service providers and equipment makers to offer more powerful, next-generation broadband, and in-home connectivity for more immersive experiences throughout the home.

Transforming Cable Networks

Intel's broad portfolio of solutions — spanning the connected home and access network to the service provider edge and data center — is helping cable operators deliver faster, more responsive, and secure networks.

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Advancing Telco Services

Telco service providers and OEMs can meet the demand for more bandwidth and enhanced services with the help of Intel® AnyWAN™ SoCs that deliver high performance connectivity for fiber, copper, hybrid LTE and DSL, and fixed wireless access.

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The Future of Home Wi-Fi Is Here

With up to 4X higher capacity, 75% lower latency, and 3X faster performance, Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) enabled routers, and gateways let more devices access Gigabit and higher Wi-Fi speeds throughout the home.1 2 3

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Ethernet Jumps Up to 2.5Gb

Bandwidth-hungry, latency-sensitive uses, and increasing broadband speeds demand faster Ethernet connections. Intel is helping lead the transition to 2.5Gb Ethernet with solutions for PCs, routers, switches, and gateways.

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Fast, Secure Data Storage

Network-attached storage (NAS) solutions powered by Intel® technology help homes and businesses keep up with rapidly growing needs for data storage.

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Intel® Products for Home Connectivity

Intel® Home Wi-Fi Chipset WAV600 Series

Based on the 802.11ax standard, Intel's Wi-Fi 6 chipset for home routers and gateways is Gig+ capable and optimized for Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) for PCs to deliver fast performance and low latency.

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Intel® Puma™ 7 Development Kit

A reference platform for the efficient development of integrated cable gateway solutions, with Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) and 2.5Gb Ethernet.

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Intel® AnyWAN™ SoC GRX550 with Intel® Development Kit for Home Gateways EASY550-AX6000

Extend value of infrastructure and design for high-end home gateways and routers with common peripheral interfaces and software across a wide range of applications.

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Intel® AnyWAN™ SoC GRX350 with Intel® Development Kit for Home Gateways EASY350-AX3000

Suited for software re-use on mid-range home gateways and routers so equipment and service providers optimize value from infrastructure investments and smoothly upgrade existing designs.

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Intel® 10G PON Chipset

Intel's newest high-speed, multimode 10G PON chipset helps support the industry's FTTx network upgrades.

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Intel® Home Wi-Fi Chipset WAV500 Series

Intel's 5th generation chipset for access point devices, based on the 802.11ac standard, is designed to deliver fast and consistent connectivity in multi-client home Wi-Fi networks.

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Intel® Ethernet Network Connection

Intel's 2.5Gb Ethernet PHY for routers, switches, and gateways provides great interoperability for NBaseT and the new IEEE 802.3bz standard and is optimized for Intel's 2.5Gb Ethernet solution for PCs.

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Smart homes promise to be more perceptive, responsive, and autonomous — to improve our home experiences — and powerful connectivity is needed to get there.

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Browse a selection of modems, routers, gateways, and NAS devices powered by Intel® technology.

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Intel® Wi-Fi Solutions

Intel's innovative Wi-Fi solutions are bringing stronger connectivity to PCs and home wireless networks to meet the world's always-connected needs.


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速度提高近 3 倍:802.11ax 2x2 160 MHz 可实现 2402 Mbps 的最大理论数据速率,比标准 802.11ac 2x2 80 MHz (867 Mbps) 快约 3 倍(2.8 倍),如 IEEE 802.11 无线标准规格所注明,并要求使用配置相似的 802.11ax 无线网络路由器。


4 倍容量/可扩展性:此声明基于对规模类似的 802.11ax 与 802.11ac 网络的总体网络容量比较。IEEE 802.11-14/0165r1 802.11ax 规格变更定义了对 IEEE 802.11 物理层 (PHY) 和 IEEE 802.11 媒体访问控制层 (MAC) 的标准化修改,支持至少一种操作模式能够在密集部署场景中实现每站点至少 4 倍的平均吞吐量提升(在 MAC 数据服务接入点测量),同时保持或提高每个站点的能效。如需更多详细信息,请访问:https://mentor.ieee.org/802.11/dcn/14/11-14-0165-01-0hew-802-11-hew-sg-proposed-par.docx


延迟降低 75%:基于 802.11ax 的英特尔模拟数据(79%,使用 9 个客户端,含 OFDMA 和不含 OFDMA)。不含 OFDMA 的平均延迟为 36 毫秒,含 OFDMA 的平均延迟降低为 7.6 毫秒。延迟改进要求 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) 路由器和所有客户端支持 OFDMA。