Antenna Company Launches Production Shipments of Wi-Fi 6 MIMO Antenna Systems
Antenna Company announced production shipments of Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) compatible MIMO antenna system designed to increase network capacity, extend range and reduce latency in enterprise networks
By: Antenna Company
10 antenna MIMO system enables multi-gigabit over-the-air speeds
Eindhoven, The Netherlands – October 21, 2019
Antenna Company, a specialist in the design of high-performance embedded antennas, today announced production shipments of Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) compatible MIMO antenna system designed to increase network capacity, extend range and reduce latency in enterprise networks. The antenna system is comprised of 10 antennas in total, supporting a 4x4 5GHz + 4x4 2.4/5GHz Wi-Fi configuration. An additional 2.4GHz IoT/BLE (Bluetooth® low-energy) antenna is included to enable IoT use cases such as location tracking, along with a dedicated 2.4GHz/5GHz antenna for radio spectrum management.
Wi-Fi 6 enables several new features designed to support bandwidth intensive use cases in dense Wi-Fi deployments. The antenna system supports concurrent operation of dual 5GHz radios, while achieving cross-pair antenna isolation of greater than 40 dB. In the dual-radio mode, industry-leading over-the-air speeds of up to 5.2 Gbps can be achieved.
Antenna Company's Wi-Fi 6 enterprise antenna system also features:
• Compact design that enables size reduction of enterprise access-points by 20% or more, without sacrificing antenna system performance
• Low input impedance essential to achieve peak rates during 1024-QAM operation
• Omni-directional pattern in the azimuth plane, ensuring uniform coverage
• Robustness against antenna de-tuning from the system environment
"Antenna Company has optimized the performance of the antenna system to meet the demanding requirements of enterprise-class products", said company CEO, David Favreau. "With our scalable design, OEMs can deploy enterprise access-points that offer 4x improvement over previous generation access-points."
The new Wi-Fi 6 antenna system is part of a family of commercially available solutions that also includes a 4x4 2.4/5GHz option for small-to-mid size enterprise deployments.
About Antenna Company
Antenna Company is an antenna systems provider that delivers high-performance solutions based on proprietary design principles, advanced materials and RF system expertise. Our patented technology results in clearly differentiated performance over conventional antenna solutions in the market. Our mission is to solve difficult antenna system issues for leading edge enterprise, consumer and IoT/M2M applications. For more information, please visit http://www.antennacompany.com
Mark Shapiro SRS Tech PR