what is the function of the two RF antenna ports 1 and 2 ?
I would use this module in a wired e.o.l. system test and I have to test a dual BT/WiFi single connector module.
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thanks for the answer.
The module is installed on Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I 867MBit Wireless LAN + Bluetooth 4.0 modulo PCIe, Bluetooth 4.0.
I don't need to modify it just install on PC; I'm not a developer.
I have another device that had only one output based on uBlox WiFi / BT module and I would just know the high level function of the two ports because I have to connect it on one of the two ports.
Let's say port 1 -> WiFi & BT antenna ? dual band ? port 2 -> diversity WiFi ?
We are going to check this on our end. In the mean time, we also recommend to engage Gigabyte Support for additional support as well on this specific information.
Thank you for your time. We do appreciate it. Here is the information on the antennas.
Antenna 1 is dedicated to Wi-Fi and antenna 2 is shared with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth* and it is implemented in a way that optimizes RF (Radio Frequency) performance.
From this point on, please consult with Gigabyte* for additional information on this matter.
We haven't heard from you in a while so we would like to know if you have any more questions about the antenna functionalities.
Hello sorry for the delay.
The answer is ok for me; we will try with this configuration:
ANT1 -> 50 Ohm load
ANT2 -> our device under test with 30dB attenuation.
This should work because our device uses just one RF to multiplex BT and WiFi.
Another configuration could be:
our device under test-> 30dB of attenuation -> 3dB splitter in
3dB splitterout1 -> ANT1
3dB splitterout2 -> ANT2
At the moment I don't need to contact Gigabyte. Both configuration are safe.
As far I do the test I will write the answer.
Thanks a lot.
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