[Gta04-owner] How to preorder?

George Refseth george.refseth at arxi.no
Sun Sep 20 17:28:55 CEST 2015


Den 20. sep. 2015 16:46, skrev H. Nikolaus Schaller:
> Hi,
>
> Am 18.09.2015 um 19:32 schrieb Butrus Damaskus
> <butrus.butrus at gmail.com <mailto:butrus.butrus at gmail.com>>:
>
>>
>>     Some components we have decided:
>>     * WiFi will become Texas Instruments WL1835MOD (WL1837MOD is a
>>     question of price)
>>
>>
>> Does it mean there could be a 5GHz variant?
>
> Yes, we could easily build it. We have two chip antennae and they have
> the same dimensions
> for 2.4 GHz and 5.8GHz WiFi. We just need to swap the module and one
> antenna chip.

If there is room for only one antenna, then one would have to choose by
choosing antenna chip even if the WL1837MOD supports dual band.
What would the benefits  of choosing 5GHz - band over 2.4GHz be?
Power/Bandwith/Range?

/george

>
> But it raises the board cost by ~20 EUR.
>
> That is something which is unclear. Should we force the cost to stay
> down or get the features up?
> Especially as this is a limited edition. But we can’t build it to
> order. We have to decide.
>
> Opinions? You are the people interested in the final result.
>
> BR,
> Nikolaus
>
>
>
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