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Wi-Fi Alliance ditches 802.11 spec codes for consumer-friendly naming scheme

sanmigueelbeer Silver badge
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Re: If it is not broken...

What an utterly pointless exercise.

Depends on which side of the fence you're talking to.

For marketing folks, this is a stroke of genius. Think about it: <PRODUCT NAME> can support 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi 1, WiFi 2, WiFi 3, WiFi 4 & WiFi 5.

Wow. Put that in a box and you're gold!

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