The FIGHT Over 6 GHz WiFi

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  • Published on Sep 13, 2019
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  • Tamás Fényszárusi

    "casting 4K video"
    Shows a picture of Spotify cast...

  • Bruce Stephan
    Bruce Stephan Month ago

    Marconi didn't invent the radio.Just because he patented it before Tesla doesn't mean he invented it

  • Austin Poch
    Austin Poch Month ago

    Of course the FCC will approve, the shot callers.. i mean big companies.. practically own the Federal Communications Commission. 💰💰

  • gameflux
    gameflux Month ago

    Interesting !

  • Earl Francart
    Earl Francart Month ago

    marconi didnt discover or invent the radio. he stole it

  • Darren Wilson
    Darren Wilson Month ago

    This might be a stupid question but how is the 6GHz band 1.2GHz wide?

  • Gusli Kokle
    Gusli Kokle Month ago

    5 GHz WiFi doesn't work well in my house, the signal is attenuated by the construction materials in the house. Even 2.4 GHz has some attenuation in my house but it's not as bad as 5. So 6 GHz has absolutely no use for me.

  • Desmond Kent
    Desmond Kent Month ago

    Check your facts before claiming someone else created WiFi. www.ipaustralia.gov.au/tools-resources/case-studies/csiro-wlan-patent

  • Alastair Royale
    Alastair Royale Month ago

    Fuck corporations and licensing! GIVE US THE POWER!

  • Mel Enriquez
    Mel Enriquez Month ago

    Marconi did not invent the radio. It was Tesla.
    thexvid.com/video/fE-VpoJdr-o/video.html

  • Tad Mikowsky
    Tad Mikowsky Month ago

    Wait, wat? Marconi...!?!?!??! For real? Seriously Linus? Don't you internet at all? >:(

  • Tolerance
    Tolerance Month ago

    Radiation. That is a concern.

  • Soniku Raharu
    Soniku Raharu Month ago

    You guys couldn't have come up with the numbers/a real life application for that kind of local wireless bandwidth... so you had Linus twiddle his thumbs like he's typing/playing something on a mobile device and ramble about a smart fridge?
    Come on. Step up your game. This is living on the Internet forever. Even your quickies should be smart/well-written.

  • Crypto Lover
    Crypto Lover Month ago

    Marconi didn't invent radio... Tesla did

  • Stephen Nehrbass
    Stephen Nehrbass Month ago

    lets just have a war of who can pump the most amount of power into there signal and blast the competition away.

    Also, highly recommend the 6xx headphones they are the best value headphones you'll ever buy

  • Nilanjan Dutta
    Nilanjan Dutta Month ago +1

    Marconi didn't do it ....it was Jagadish Chandra Bose you idiot

  • D Johnson
    D Johnson Month ago

    How does the FCC lay claim to frequency? Just ignore them.

  • Stuart Wilson
    Stuart Wilson Month ago +1

    Marconi invented radio???
    Ummm I think you mean Tesla...

  • pleappleappleap
    pleappleappleap Month ago

    Marconi? Meh. Tesla? Hertz? Bose?

  • Isak s
    Isak s Month ago

    in my area can i get in my own 2.4ghz and 5ghz and 2 of my neighbours where one is a school. i don't think it is such a problem where i live luckily

  • Harry Hess
    Harry Hess Month ago

    Tesla invented FM frequency

  • Brad Williams
    Brad Williams Month ago

    Tesla not Marconi

  • Onesimus R
    Onesimus R Month ago

    Why can’t we let them have 6 and we go to 7?

  • mihovecz jozsef
    mihovecz jozsef Month ago

    Skyrim for all smartfridge!

  • Michael Hype
    Michael Hype Month ago

    Do you feel as stupid as you look posing for the thumbnail click bait photos?

  • diego weiller
    diego weiller Month ago

    Means cancer for everyone...

  • Sean Petrovic
    Sean Petrovic Month ago

    What the hell is wrong with the audio

  • Anthony Nelson
    Anthony Nelson Month ago

    Technology gets better, faster. Who controls the tech and makes the money? The corporations. They have the money, so they own the FCC.

  • crinsen
    crinsen Month ago

    my current wireless router get 1.1 to 1.3gbps through two walls 2 doesnt seem very far from that considering its not gen 6

  • Rodrigo Recalde
    Rodrigo Recalde Month ago

    "in a given area" wow so specific

  • TheKidnappedOne
    TheKidnappedOne Month ago

    When the government gets out of the way and stops over regulating things we as consumers tend to win(look at the evolution of radio wave usage in the last 50 years, which in more recent years the deregulation has caused a massive boom in wifi, and cell services). The good thing here is many of these companies are already looking to self regulate to avoid any sort of issues with other services. The free market isn't such a terrible thing, when companies are willing to do the right thing and not get the government involved in creating their own monopoly over things.

  • Encode Decode
    Encode Decode Month ago

    video title: MY WIFE JUST LEFT ME

  • Joe Sterling
    Joe Sterling Month ago

    In B4 a bunch of morons argue about who invented the rad . . . aw, shlitz!

  • Jared Jackowitz
    Jared Jackowitz Month ago

    Tesla invented the radio... It was even settled in court. Interesting video

  • Wojciech Starczewski

    2:18 bruh thats spotify and you talkin bout video

  • Awaken Gaming
    Awaken Gaming Month ago

    I think you will find that the radio was invented by Nikola Tesla and not Marconi who just used components of Teslas Invention! It was even ruled as such by the supreme court! #FactCheckLinus

  • Aaron Ingebrigtsen
    Aaron Ingebrigtsen Month ago

    I'd like to use LiFi instead of WiFi.

  • Haasz
    Haasz Month ago

    Marconi did not invent radio, thats was tesla. Know your history.

  • Robert allan
    Robert allan Month ago

    Who gives a shit.

  • kaydog890
    kaydog890 Month ago

    If you want speed(bandwidth), plug in a cable. Surely the benefit of wifi is the lack of tether, so short range wifi is see no use for..
    I don't even use 5ghz. The range is terrible and does anyone have a use for 100+mbit to their phone?

  • andy lopez
    andy lopez Month ago

    ” wtf ? ” 😂

  • Prashant Tuladhar
    Prashant Tuladhar Month ago

    It was Tesla not Marconi who invented radio. 😜

  • Akhilesh H
    Akhilesh H Month ago +2

    Isn't going higher frequency waves kinda unhealthy and cause more heat? LTE is already heating. 5G with it's high frequency will suffer due to lack of penatration issues. Placing a pole everywhere in the country sounds kinda dumb. 2G had good reception but with LTE it's suffers in rural areas.
    I wonder if it's the right way to go coz if it goes like this, it will be a dead end soon.

    • K Veeder
      K Veeder Month ago

      No, the higher frequency will be just fine. A common misconception is that because microwave ovens and 2.4GHz Wi-Fi use the same frequency, they will both heat things up around them. This is not true. Your microwave oven outputs 100s of Watts of power, a Wi-Fi router generally outputs only 0.4 Watts of power.

  • Begin Transformation

    Geez people, do you want cancer? Because that's how you get cancer

  • Begin Transformation
    Begin Transformation Month ago +1

    Probably will cause cancer as the US government has said 5G data does.

  • Just Evil
    Just Evil Month ago

    The producers of wifi range extenders are thrilled about this.

  • Eye Tea
    Eye Tea Month ago +1

    “I don't care that they stole my idea . . I care that they don't have any of their own”

    ― Nikola Tesla

  • Bernd Eckenfels
    Bernd Eckenfels Month ago

    The radar detection in 5ghz range is already annoying in some (european) routers, if that will find its way in 6ghz that would be a pity for roaming

  • Alejandro
    Alejandro Month ago

    Nikola Tesla - "Marconi.......? Nah, never heard of her."

  • Ali Houadef
    Ali Houadef Month ago

    Guglielmo Marconi didn't invent radio transmission , he stole the invention (look it up).

  • Kynos Music
    Kynos Music Month ago

    Oh the cringe, 1 second in... That's gotta be a new record.

  • Kynos Music
    Kynos Music Month ago

    What? You can't just start a video saying Marconi invented the radio and expect me not to be disappointed in you today.
    What about Tesla??
    How sad that it's well over a century now, yet disinformation still reaps its fruits...

  • E.J. Roy
    E.J. Roy Month ago

    Marconi was a scheming thief

  • S. Smith
    S. Smith Month ago +2

    Big companies want to own light...


    nope.

  • Columbus 1492
    Columbus 1492 Month ago

    What about 420ghz lmao

  • David Heald Jr.
    David Heald Jr. Month ago

    Couldn't we license portions to the cell carriers, and leave the rest free for all other use. Thus ensuring that everyone plays in different boxes and don't interfere with each other.

  • Cj Senanayake
    Cj Senanayake Month ago

    7GHz.

  • Xeric
    Xeric Month ago

    I love these faps

  • youkofoxy
    youkofoxy Month ago

    Why use wireless? When wire are better in the interference and privacy department? Sure no wires, but then... Do we really need more channels on wireless tech?
    In fact what the whole thing needs is better management.

  • Tom R
    Tom R Month ago +1

    That hair was flat- Is there a hair care product shortage in Canada?, Is Linus OK ?