MacBook Pro Delivers Blazing Speed in Gigabit Wi-Fi Test

All five tested products validate the superior throughput of 802.11ac.
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Gigabit Wi-Fi is starting to appear in mobile devices, so we got our hands on three smartphones and two laptops running the 802.11ac standard and put them to the test. Though you won’t see anywhere near Gigabit speeds in real-world environments, our testing proves that 802.11ac can offer increased throughput over 802.11n. We ran throughput tests on each device at a distance of 25 feet from our access point with one wall in between. (Read the story version.) Here are the results:

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