Wi-Fi Alliance® welcomes 6 GHz decision in Chile

Austin, Texas and Washington, D.C. – October 22, 2020 – Wi-Fi Alliance® congratulates the Chilean Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications on the decision to allow introduction of Wi-Fi® in the 5.925-7.125 GHz band. With this decision, Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to enable broadband wireless connectivity solutions delivered by next generation Wi-Fi technologies, such as Wi-Fi 6E, to its citizens. 


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Wi-Fi Alliance® is the worldwide network of companies that brings you Wi-Fi®. Members of our collaboration forum come together from across the Wi-Fi ecosystem with the shared vision to connect everyone and everything, everywhere, while providing the best possible user experience. Since 2000, Wi-Fi Alliance has completed more than 50,000 Wi-Fi certifications. The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ seal of approval designates products with proven interoperability, backward compatibility, and the highest industry-standard security protections in place. Today, Wi-Fi carries more than half of the internet’s traffic in an ever-expanding variety of applications. Wi-Fi Alliance continues to drive the adoption and evolution of Wi-Fi, which billions of people rely on every day.

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