Wi-Fi 6 or 802.11ax is the latest generation of wireless networking technology and offers greater capacity, efficiency, and performance for advanced connectivity. NXP’s complete portfolio of optimized solutions represent a differentiated technology approach designed to help usher in an era of connectivity innovation for automotive, access, mobile, industrial, and IoT markets.

The Wi-Fi 6 Difference

Wi-Fi 6 delivers technical advancements over previous generations of Wi-Fi with a number of key features that enable significant increases in network capacity, power efficiency and performance.

OFDMABeamformingTarget Wake Time1024-QAMDownlink Multi-User MIMO160MHz Channel BandwidthBSS Coloring8 Spatial StreamsWi-Fi 6


Greater capacity to support a higher number of devices.


Lower power consumption for IoT devices.


Increased efficiency and lower latency.

Data Rates

Higher data rates with Gigabit speeds.