Report: Broadcom In Deal To Power 802.11ac For New Macs
A new report this morning says that Irvine-based semiconductor maker
has inked a deal to power super-fast Wi-Fi connectivity on Apple's new 2013 lineup of Macs.
, from TheNextWeb, said that Broadcom will power the 802.11ac networking features of an updated lineup of Mac machines, a boost from current 802.11n support. 802.11ac supports speeds of up to 1.3Gbps using three antennas. TheNextWeb cited sources "familiar with Apple's plans" for the information.
posted on Wednesday, January 2, 2013
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