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Qualcomm, Mercedes AMG to test high-speed Wi-Fi for car data

Wednesday 1 March 2017 | 13:48 CET | News
Qualcomm Technologies and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport have announced at Mobile World Congress a partnership to test high-speed wireless download of vehicle sensor information using 802.11ad Wi-Fi technology in the 60 GHz band. After initial testing at the Formula 1 US Grand Prix in the 2016 season, the partners plan to continue technology development and conduct additional trials during the British Grand Prix in July. The aim is to use both 5 GHz 802.11ac and multi-gigabit 802.11ad Wi-Fi technology, which operates in the millimeter wave (mmWave) 60GHz band, to gather data directly from

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