With the unprecedented events of 2020, Wi-Fi is now the primary method for the remote workforce, students, and families to connect. Global internet usage and investments in WFH and remote learning capabilities are predicted to continue growing as the pandemic fuels an increase in internet traffic from videos, social media, and gaming. In the future, many businesses plan to increase work from home ...capacity while the US CARES Act has allocated $30 billion in funds for remote learning technologies. Intel® Wi-Fi products leverage the latest technologies to provide best in class connectivity1 experiences today, and with future support for Wi-Fi 6E and Wi-Fi 7 protocols will enable even faster speeds, lower latency, and improved reliability.
1Best in Class Wi-Fi 6: Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) products support optional 160 MHz channels, enabling the fastest possible theoretical maximum speeds (2402 Mbps) for typical 2x2 802.11ax PC Wi-Fi products. Premium Intel® Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) products enable 2-4x faster maximum theoretical speeds compared standard 2x2 (1201 Mbps) or 1x1 (600 Mbps) 802.11ax PC Wi-Fi products, which only support the mandatory requirement of 80 MHz channels.