Wi-Fi Alliance® surpasses 80,000 certifications
Austin, Texas and Prague, Czech Republic – October 17, 2023 – Wi-Fi Alliance® has surpassed 80,000 certified products, bringing a momentous number of high-quality, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ devices to users worldwide.
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED helps ensure products meet high standards for interoperability and security. Achieving this milestone comes at a time of incredible momentum for the Wi-Fi® industry, including the addition of new Wi-Fi CERTIFIED 6® testing to support authorization of 6 GHz standard power devices and Wi-Fi 7 certification coming in the first quarter of 2024. Wi-Fi products can be certified for core functionality like the various Wi-Fi generations, and different applications such as multiple access point Wi-Fi systems and seamless connectivity experiences while mobile. Certifying a product through Wi-Fi Alliance demonstrates a company is committed to providing the highest quality devices and bringing the best experience for their customers.
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED products offer benefits across the Wi-Fi ecosystem. Certified interoperability supports lower return rates, reduced support costs, higher customer satisfaction, and increased sales volumes. Retailers and service providers request Wi-Fi CERTIFIED products to offer customers high quality, secure devices that deliver good user experiences.
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Wi-Fi Alliance® is the worldwide network of companies that brings you Wi-Fi®. Members of our collaboration forum come together from across the Wi-Fi ecosystem with the shared vision to connect everyone and everything, everywhere, while providing the best possible user experience. Since 2000, Wi-Fi Alliance has completed more than 80,000 Wi-Fi certifications. The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ seal of approval designates products with proven interoperability, backward compatibility, and the highest industry-standard security protections in place. Today, Wi-Fi carries more than half of the internet’s traffic in an ever-expanding variety of applications. Wi-Fi Alliance continues to drive the adoption and evolution of Wi-Fi, which billions of people rely on every day.