The CL8046 is a high-performing, highly integrated Wi-Fi 6E PCIe chip that delivers the best Wi-Fi network performance for its size by combining two 802.11ax radios into a single 11x11mm PCIe chip. The chip employs two concurrent Wi-Fi 6E radios at the 5GHz and 6GHz band with 4T4R architecture that can drive aggregated PHY/data link speeds up to 4.8Gbps. The two independent radios can function as an access point, client, AP/CLI, connectivity + dedicated spectrum intelligent engine.
CL8046 integrates dual MAC, dual PHY, analog and RFIC in a single package, including the required CPUs and memories to run more of the wireless LAN functions on-chip, eliminating the need for costly external memories. Interface to the host is over a dual-lane PCIe 3.0 interface.
The CL8046 is designed to support standard based features addressing security, quality of service and international regulation, as well as above-standard integrated value-add functionalities based on embedded and edge software technologies.
Schematic symbols, PCB footprints, and 3D CAD models from SamacSys can be found by clicking on products in the Product Options table. If a symbol or model isn't available, it can be requested directly from the website.
|What You Need To Know About Wi-Fi 6/6E Tri-Band APs||Blog Post||Jun 15, 2022|
|Considerations in Wi-Fi 6 AP Design||Blog Post||Jun 15, 2022|
|Renesas Announces 10 New Winning Combinations Integrating Celeno and Renesas Products||News|
|Why Wi-Fi 6 is So Important for Latency Sensitive Applications||Blog Post||Mar 28, 2022|
|Renesas Completes Acquisition of Celeno||News|
|Renesas Acquires Celeno to Expand Connectivity Portfolio||News|
|160MHz Wi-Fi Clients - It's Not All About Throughput!||Blog Post||Sep 14, 2021|