Comment on Don’t Waste Your Money on Multi-Gbps Ethernet Access Point Connections by Mugilan S April 5, 2019And when the lucrative Data sheets say that these APs are 5 Gig capable etc, customers overlook the uplink switchport capacity that they have in their network.
Most of the switchports would be Gig.Comment on What do I need to know about 802.11ax? by Eric Camulli March 19, 2019Manufacturers are all announcing new access points with ax radios in them. Should you upgrade? I certainly wouldn't because there aren't any clients with ax radios in them yet except for the new Galaxy S10 smartphone. But this is really more of a marketing ploy to excite people with the "latest and greatest technology."
I'm predicting that it'll be late 2019 or early 2020 before we start seeing ax come to laptops. But who know...maybe Apple will add it to their new MacBook Pro sooner than later. It's certainly a good way to ensure their prices stay high!