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What is WiFi 6? The Fastest WiFi Technology!

Wi-Fi 6 is the next generation wifi technology that is much faster than previous Wi-Fi 802.11 ac. Its main focus is to provide the faster inter-connectivity in congested areas, therefore it will reshape the way router handles the growing demand of users.

Faster internet is the basic requirement of IOT because with this the inter-connectivity of devices will increase tremendously. It is predicted that number of inter-connective devices will double in next 5 years. Thus there was a need of new Wi-Fi technology.

Previous Wi-Fi names were quite confusing, but now it has been sorted by using the simple naming convention. Here is the quick summary of previous Wi-Fi technology with names:
•Wi-Fi 4 is 802.11n, released in 2009.
•Wi-Fi 5 is 802.11ac, released in 2014.
•Wi-Fi 6 is the new version, also known as 802.11ax.



How Fast is Wi-Fi 6:
Well this question will lead to debate among people. The initial industrial trails have reveled that Wi-Fi 6 will offer speeds that are 30% faster than pre…