450mbps Wifi - MCS 23 - Airport Extreme - Anyone Achieved This?

christurbo

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blevins321

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I noticed that my work Dell laptop was connected at 450 the other day. Had to double take. Haven't tried to do it with my Mini yet though.
 

christurbo

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IIRC, the MBA line is only 2x2? So 300mbps is max?

That would make sense however the reports all state that all 2011 MacBooks with Thunderbolt are affected.

My Wifi stats:

Software Versions:
CoreWLAN: 2.1.1 (211.3)
CoreWLANKit: 1.0.1 (101.1)
Menu Extra: 7.0.1 (701.2)
configd plug-in: 7.1.1 (711.1)
System Profiler: 7.0 (700.3)
IO80211 Family: 4.1.1 (411.1)
WiFi Diagnostics: 1.0.1 (101.1)
AirPort Utility: 5.5.3 (553.20)
Interfaces:
en0:
Card Type: AirPort Extreme (0x14E4, 0xE9)
Firmware Version: Broadcom BCM43xx 1.0 (5.100.98.75.18)

Locale: ETSI
Country Code: GB
Supported PHY Modes: 802.11 a/b/g/n
Supported Channels: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64, 100, 104, 108, 112, 116, 120, 124, 128, 132, 136, 140
Wake On Wireless: Supported
AirDrop: Supported
Status: Connected
Current Network Information:
AEBS 5GHz:
PHY Mode: 802.11n
BSSID:
Channel: 100,1
Country Code: GB
Network Type: Infrastructure
Security: WPA2 Personal
Signal / Noise: -38 dBm / -85 dBm
Transmit Rate: 300
MCS Index: 15

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IIRC, the MBA line is only 2x2? So 300mbps is max?
Damn your correct -

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