What chipsets does ath10k cover?

Kalle Valo kvalo at qca.qualcomm.com
Wed Aug 28 02:05:07 EDT 2013

Francisco Cuesta <ndarkness at gmail.com> writes:

>  I've started to use a new version of compat-wireless,of 2013-06-27,
> and I can see that includes the new atheros10k driver. Thus, I was
> wondering the chipsets that it embraces, is it just ment for QCA988x
> family of chips?

Yes, currently it supports only QCA9880 and other chips based on the
same design. But ath10k doesn not support QCA9880 v1, only v2 boards.

> Or can it embrace Atheros AR9580 5GHz 802.11an 3x3 MIMO for 5GHz
> 802.11a/n/ac as well?

AFAIK AR9580 is a 802.11n design and should be supported by ath9k.
ath10k does not support it.

Kalle Valo

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