Leading semiconductor solutions provider
) has recently launched the industry's first six stream 802.11ac
Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output (MIMO) platform for home
Broadcom's 5G WiFi XStream offers WiFi leadership with matchless
performance for video streaming and home networking applications.
The 5G WiFi XStream is 50% faster compared to other available
MU-MIMO routers and gateways. It delivers data rates up to 3.2Gps
for the highest performance in the home router. The new platform
has twice the bandwidth in comparison to the existing routers and
gateways and doubles the performance of all devices in the
5G WiFi technology is being globally adopted across various
product segments and delivers reliable and faster Internet speeds
and is a more effective way of power line communications. Banking
on improved networking solutions, the new technology supports
high-resolution Internet video, online gaming and offers broad
coverage. The higher capacity and improved power management
enhances the performance for all WiFi certified devices like
mobile phones, tablets, PCs and Smart TVs.
Broadcom continues to drive innovation and engineering excellence
across a broad range of communication end markets to help its
customers enhance device performance while improving overall
power efficiency. This innovative technology related to
connectivity, bandwidth and content enables the company to
capture a sizeable market share. Approximately, seven Wi-Fi
devices are used for every WiFi enabled home and is expected to
grow to an average of 11 WiFi devices by 2017.
Based in Irvine, Calif., Broadcom is engaged in designing and
marketing of semiconductor components of network voice, video,
and data traffic for various applications.
Broadcom currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Other stocks
that look promising and are worth a look in the industry include
Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd.
Infinera Corporation, Inc
TIBCO Software Inc.
). While Freescale sports a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Infinera
and TIBCO both carry a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) each.
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