AMD has partnered with MediaTek to unveil their newest Wi-Fi solution, called the AMD RZ600 Series Wi-Fi 6E modules. It features the MediaTek Filogic 330P chipset inside and is designed to power the next-generation AMD Ryzen-series laptop and desktop PCs starting 2022 onwards.
The Filogic 330P chip enables support for 2×2 Wi-Fi 6 (2.4/5GHz) and 6E (6GHz band up to 7.125GHz), along with Bluetooth 5.2 (BT/BLE). It supports speeds up to 2.4Gbps and the new 6GHz spectrum at 160MHz channel bandwidth.
It also features MediaTek’s power amplifier (PA) and low noise amplifier (LNA) technology, which optimizes the power consumption and make it ideal for laptops.
As mentioned earlier, these new RZ600 Series Wi-Fi 6E modules will power upcoming Ryzen-based PCs and laptops in 2022.
Commenting on the launch, Alan Hsu, corporate vice president and general manager, Intelligent Connectivity at MediaTek said:
With this high throughput and ultra-low power chipset powering the next generation of AMD laptops, consumers can enjoy seamless connectivity and longer battery life while they game, stream and video chat. MediaTek is already the Wi-Fi leader in a number of different segments, including smart TVs, routers and voice assistants. The new Filogic 330P chipset further broadens our connectivity portfolio as we continue to expand our footprint in the PC market.
Saeid Moshkelani, senior vice president and general manager, client business unit, AMD said:
Having fast and reliable wireless connectivity is crucial, especially as consumers’ speed, bandwidth and performance demands rise due to increased video calling, streaming and gaming. We believe that combining powerful AMD Ryzen processors with MediaTek’s leadership advanced connectivity technologies will deliver an all-around incredible computing experience.