Wi-Fi 6 home routers powered by MediaTek

Wi-Fi 6 home routers powered by MediaTek

May 22, 2020 - 8:30 AM - Partners

Wi-Fi 6 home routers featuring a combination of MediaTek MT7612A network accelerator and the latest MT7915 Wi-Fi 6 connectivity platform are now arriving on shelves. First to market include D-Link, TP-Link, and Buffalo for the Japanese market.

The MT7612A is an ultra-efficient dual core network accelerator platform that supports Linux and OpenWRT OS'. When partnered with the MT7915D (2T antenna for 2.4GHz and 2 antenna for 5GHz) it provides up to 1200 Mbps on the 5GHz band and 574 Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. Compared previous generation Wi-Fi 5 products, connectivity advancements such as MU-MIMO and OFDMA make the difference in connection reliability and effective speeds when many devices are sharing the same access point.

Read more about how the MediaTek MT7915 Wi-Fi 6 Wave 1+ chipset builds in a range of industry firsts.

The first wave of Wi-Fi 6 home routers to market, powered by MediaTek: