What is 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)? The next standard for wireless LAN is 802.11ax. As the next-generation of Wi-Fi, 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6) is designed for our everything-and-everyone connected world. Previous generations of Wi-Fi have been about speed, 802.11ax is about efficiency and speed and providing that speed to multiple users at the same time.
The Wi-Fi spectrum is very crowded and previous standards were never engineered for concentrated or dense user scenarios like airports, stadiums, apartment buildings and so on. Wi-Fi meets LTE in 802.11ax enabling 2x higher throughput and 10x higher data capacity.