SOURCE: Quantenna Communications


September 12, 2016 02:05 ET

devolo Introduces the GigaGate Wi-Fi Bridge Based on Quantenna 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 Solutions

High Speed Wi-Fi Bridge Connecting All Multimedia Devices in the House

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS--(Marketwired - September 12, 2016) - IBC2016 - Germany-based devolo AG, and Quantenna Communications, a leader in ultra-high performance Wi-Fi, today announced the release of devolo GigaGate in the first quarter of 2017. devolo GigaGate is a Wi-Fi bridge for networking all Internet-compatible multimedia devices. The basis of the devolo GigaGate is a Quantenna 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 certified technology.

The content requirements in the house are drastically increasing. End users and service providers are looking for a solution to extend their Wi-Fi coverage to satisfy these new needs. Thanks to Quantenna's unique experience in 4x4 MIMO, devolo GigaGate reliably delivers up to 2 Gbps from the Internet Gateway over Wi-Fi. devolo GigaGate is composed of a base using QV840 and a satellite using Dual-Band QV860.

"Our GigaGate Wi-Fi bridges must aggregate Audio, 4K Video, Gaming content over the same wireless link with zero compromise on quality, even in challenging environments," said Joachim Thelen, devolo Director, Product Management Home Networking. "Quantenna 4x4 802.11ac Wave 2 certified technology was the most natural choice for our product. Quantenna's extraordinary experience means performance delivered in the real world."

"devolo makes products designed to meet the highest standards of quality and performance that they deliver to service providers as well as through retail channels in Europe," said Lionel Bonnot, senior vice president, marketing and business development at Quantenna. "We are excited to see devolo introducing their first two products based on Quantenna solutions and are looking forward to a long lasting business relationship."


The devolo GigaGate will be available in stores and online at a recommended retail price of 229.90 euros starting at the beginning of 2017.

Quantenna 4x4 11ac Wave 2 solutions are currently in mass production. Quantenna is exhibiting at IBC in Hall 15, MS36, RAI, Amsterdam from September 8-13, 2016. To set up a meeting to learn about the latest Quantenna Wi-Fi solutions, please contact:

About devolo

devolo Consumer Business offers innovative and straightforward solutions for the modern, networked home. dLAN® Powerline makes devolo the global leader in the transmission of Internet signals over powerlines. The handy adapters can be installed without any previous networking knowledge and allow for full Internet access in any room. Numerous top-product test reviews and awards, not to mention the over 30 million adapters sold, demonstrate devolo's success. devolo Home Control is the easy path to your smart home. The new product world includes an extensive range of sensor and actuator products that can turn any home into a smart home in the blink of an eye. devolo Home Control is easy to control using or our intuitive app -- for more comfort, more safety and saving more energy.

About Quantenna

Quantenna is a global leader and innovator of leading-edge performance Wi-Fi solutions. Quantenna introduced the world's first 10G Wi-Fi technology for a new generation of access points in home, enterprise and public spaces and continues to innovate. Quantenna's Wi-Fi solutions offer superior performance, and establish benchmarks for speed, range, efficiency and reliability. With MAUI, Quantenna's cloud-based Wi-Fi analytics platform that complement its chipset solutions, service providers can deliver real-time, automated Wi-Fi monitoring, optimization, and self-healing to their customers around the clock to help achieve the best Wi-Fi experience. Quantenna is Wi-Fi Perfected. For more information, visit

Contact Information

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    devolo AG Consumer Business
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    Quantenna Communications
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