Draft 802.11n: The Real Story on Throughput vs. Range
Are you still considering buying some of those draft 802.11n products? If the anwser to this is yes, then maybe you should head over to Tom's Networking and have a look at this article; it should convince you to wait until fully ratified 802.11n products get out on the market. According to the benchmarks that were done for this article, some draft 11n products don't even beat 11g! Yes, I know, it's quite shocking.
If you've been following the saga of draft 802.11n, you know that most reviewers have said to hold off on purchasing products based on this draft standard. If that's all you want to know, then you can skip the rest of this article. But if you'd like to know more about whether these science experiments really deliver on their claims to expand both wireless speed and range, then stay right here.