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WiFi 6E pitched for coexistence with 5G

Apart from being an essential upgrade for streaming Ultra HD video at acceptable QoS, WiFi 6E, the latest iteration formerly known as IEEE 802.11 ax, is pitched at levelling the playing field against 5G. In a sense, it means that we are in for another era of mixed competition and cooperation but with some moves towards that long promised complete harmonization within homogenized heterogenous services. Yet harmony relies on mutual respect and it had looked like 5G with its broad range of spectrums represented an attempt to steal WiFi’s clothes by enabling more reliable indoor coverage. That is why WiFi 6E was all the more important for closing any gap 5G had opened up over total capacity and headline speed.…

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