Wi-Fi Is Getting Its Biggest Upgrade In 20 Years
The Verge, April 23rd, 2020
May 3, 2020,
Volume 265, Issue 5

6GHz Wi-Fi is coming soon

"In a few months, there's going to be a lot more Wi-Fi to go around," notes Jacob Kastrenakes in The Verge.

"The Federal Communications Commission voted today to open up a plot of spectrum in the 6GHz band for unlicensed use -the same regulatory go-ahead that lets your router broadcast over the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands. That means there are now more open airwaves - a lot more - that routers can use to broadcast Wi-Fi signals. Once the new spectrum is officially opened for business later this year, that should translate to faster, more reliable connections from the next generation of devices...."

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