IIOT|Experience Faster Connectivity: Upgrading from WiFi 5 to WiFi 6 with IPQ5018 – Unveiling the Cost-Effective WiFi 6 Solution in the Market!
In the ever-evolving landscape of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), staying ahead in connectivity is paramount. The transition from WiFi 5 to WiFi 6 is a game-changer, and at the forefront of this technological leap is the IPQ5018. In this blog post, we'll delve into the significance of upgrading to WiFi 6, explore the distinctive features of IPQ5018, and shed light on the cost-effective WiFi 6 solution that's making waves in the market.
Embracing WiFi 6 for IIoT Advancements:
As industries increasingly rely on interconnected devices and real-time data transmission, the demand for faster, more reliable connectivity has surged. WiFi 6, the latest standard in wireless technology, addresses these demands by providing enhanced speed, capacity, and efficiency compared to its predecessor, WiFi 5.
Unveiling the Power of IPQ5018:
At the heart of this WiFi 6 revolution is the IPQ5018, a cutting-edge solution designed to optimize IIoT connectivity. We'll explore the distinctive features that set IPQ5018 apart, from its advanced processing capabilities to its ability to handle a multitude of connected devices seamlessly.
Cost-Effective WiFi 6 Solution:
Cost considerations are crucial in any technology upgrade. Discover how the IPQ5018 offers a cost-effective solution without compromising on performance. We'll break down the economic advantages of making the shift to WiFi 6 and how it contributes to the overall efficiency and productivity of IIoT systems.
Embrace the Future of IIoT Connectivity:
As we navigate through the intricacies of upgrading from WiFi 5 to WiFi 6, it becomes clear that the IPQ5018 stands as a beacon of innovation in IIoT connectivity. Don't miss the opportunity to experience faster, more reliable, and cost-effective solutions – the future of IIoT is here!
Are you ready to revolutionize your IIoT connectivity? Join us on this journey as we explore the transformative potential of WiFi 6 with the IPQ5018.
QCN6122 and QCN6102(5G&6E radio):Advanced Wifi6 solution with IPQ5018 platform
The difference between QCN6122 and QCN6102
Both QCN6122 and QCN6102 are high-performance Wi-Fi chips, mainly used in embedded and industrial applications, but there are the following differences between them:
Different architecture: QCN6122 adopts dual-core processor architecture, while QCN6102 adopts single-core processor architecture.
Different network speeds: QCN6122 supports up to 3 MU-MIMO data streams with a maximum network speed of 867Mbps, while QCN6102 has a maximum network speed of 300Mbps.
Different power consumption: The power consumption of QCN6122 is higher than that of QCN6102.
Different peripheral interfaces: QCN6122 supports USB 3.0 and PCIe Gen2 interfaces, while QCN6102 only supports USB 2.0 interfaces.
In general, the QCN6122 is a higher-performance chip suitable for industrial application scenarios that require high-speed data transmission and processing, while the QCN6102 is more suitable for low-power applications, such as IoT devices.
Both QCN6122 and QCN6102 can be used with IPQ5018 board. IPQ5018 is a high-performance embedded processor that integrates a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 processor and high-speed network connection. It supports dual-band Wi-Fi, including 802.11ac and 802.11ax, and is also compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n. The IPQ5018 board can be used as a central processing unit (CPU) to control and manage the Wi-Fi module of QCN6122 or QCN6102.
Using the IPQ5018 board with QCN6122 or QCN6102 can achieve high-performance, high-speed Wi-Fi connection, which is suitable for various industrial application scenarios, such as Internet of Things, smart home, smart manufacturing, etc. In addition, IPQ5018 also supports a variety of peripheral interfaces, such as USB, PCIe, etc., which can be easily connected and communicated with other devices.
Wallys DR5018 and Wallys DR5018M
Wallys DR5018 is a powerful and versatile router board that can be paired with different cards to achieve different effects. The board offers two cost-effective industrial Wifi6 solutions for dual-band application, which are ideal for industrial or enterprise use.
The first solution is the DR5018+DR9074-6E/DR9024-6E (#QCN9074/#QCN9024), which allows for dual-band application, supporting both 2.4GHz and 5GHz/6GHz frequencies. This solution is suitable for applications that require high-speed internet connections for streaming, gaming, or other activities that demand fast and reliable internet.
The second solution is the DR5018+DR6122-6E (#QCN6122), which also allows for dual-band application, supporting both 2.4GHz and 6GHz frequencies. This cost-effective solution is ideal for applications that require a reliable internet connection for basic tasks such as browsing the web, checking emails, and video conferencing.
Both solutions are easy to set up and offer advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS) management, secure guest access, and parental controls. The DR5018 router board itself is powered by the Qualcomm IPQ5018 chipset, which provides powerful processing capabilities and supports the latest Wifi6 standard.
Besides DR5018,Wallys has recently launched a new WiFi 6 SoC, the DR5018M, which builds upon the performance of the IPQ5018 while offering a smaller form factor. When combined with a customized baseboard, it becomes suitable for a wider range of applications. The DR5018M allows for customized selection of Ethernet ports, making it a more flexible choice for hardware used in IIOT, smart cities, and smart ports, among other applications. The DR5018M shares similarities with the DR5018, and below are some compatible configurations:
Key feature of DR5018:
Dual-core ARM 64bit A53@1.0GHz Processor
512MB DDRL3L System Memory
4MB NOR Flash, 128MB NAND Flash
2×2 On-board 2.4GHz radio,up to 573Mbps physical Data Rate
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With a rich history spanning over 15 years in the wireless industry and a strong presence in market penetration, Wallys stands out as a renowned designer and manufacturer of top-tier router boards and wireless network cards. Our commitment to delivering high-quality and cost-effective solutions has solidified our position in the market.
Software Technology Prowess: Wallys boasts expertise across a spectrum of software technologies, ranging from 802.11n-802.11be to uboot, Linux, WiFi protocols, WiFi performance optimization, operating systems, and more. Leveraging Qualcomm chips, our proficient software development team excels in creating essential software components such as drivers and kernels. We possess the capability to modify and compile these components to cater to diverse WiFi functional requirements. A multitude of our products has earned official support from openwrt and openwifi, reflecting our dedication to open-source compatibility.
Hardware Technology Excellence: Our formidable hardware design team brings years of experience to the table, understanding that intricate hardware design, particularly in RF circuit design and baseband, poses unique challenges. Wallys takes pride in achieving zero errors in signal integrity, a critical aspect of hardware design. Notably, our team has achieved technological breakthroughs in frequency conversion for network cards, seamlessly transitioning from 2.4G to 900M. This signifies our commitment to pushing the boundaries of hardware innovation.