Broadcom Claims One Million Draft-802.11n Shipments

Irvine-based Broadcom is claiming shipments of over one million Draft-802.11n chips, saying this week that its pre-standard, 802.11n technology is seeing rapid adoption. The semiconductor maker said that it shipped the million chips in less than four month, to partners such as Dell and other laptop and wireless network gear makers. Broadcom's draft-802.11n Insensi-fi chips are also being shipped in routers from Linksys, NETGEAR, and Buffalo.