• By Howard - edited: October 25, 2016

    WFA has finally (publicly) announced the certification program for 60 GHz. 802.11ad devices.

    These will be designated as Wi-Fi CERTIFIED WiGig devices, 

    The test bed for the certification program, include the following:

    • Dell® Latitude™ E7450/70                                                                                                                           
    • Intel® Tri-Band Wireless
    • Peraso 60GHz USB Adapter Reference Design Kit
    • Qualcomm® QCA9500 STA Reference Design
    • Socionext™ 802.11ad Reference Adapter

    In the US, Accredited Test Labs are TUV and UL.

    Interestingly, 60 GHz IE’s will contain a WFA OUI indicator.

    Four of the five currently certified devices are in the Gaming, Media and Music category. 

    The official press release:

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