April 6, 2020
// News

FCC Chairman Proposes to Open Entire 6 GHz Band for Unlicensed Wireless Broadband

Ajit Pai, FCC chairman, has drafted a proposal to open the 6GHz band for unlicensed wireless broadband.

“With millions of Americans relying on broadband networks to remain connected and productive while practicing social distancing, the need for WiFi sharing in 6 GHz has never been more clear to more people,” said Charter in a statement. “The FCC’s proposed 6 GHz Order will open up critical resources to improve WiFi performance as workers, students, patients, healthcare providers, and financial institutions rely increasingly on online connectivity.”

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