CL2200 Small CL2200 802.11ac Single Chip with PCIe Interface

The CL2200 is a powerful, highly integrated and cost effective dual band 2x2 802.11ac single chip with PCIe interface that offers speeds of up to 867 Mbps for a variety of home networking applications. The solution delivers the increased coverage and high throughput performance required for high quality video and media applications in the home.

Embedded with Celeno’s feature rich OptimizAIR 2.0 suite, the CL2200 delivers the highest levels of performance and reliability anytime and under any circumstances while ensuring a superlative QoS. It includes Celeno’s breakthrough Wi-Fi airtime management technology, enabling the provisioning and enforcement of airtime capacity per Wi-Fi network (SSID) and per client.

CL2200 Highlights

Cost Effective HD Experience:

  • Integrated OptimizAIR™ video-grade performance and functionality
  • Airtime Management technology intelligently manages Quality of Service among multiple virtual networks (SSIDs), each with multiple services
  • Transmit beam forming for increased coverage
  • Cost effective PCIe bus and architecture
  • Highly integrated: MAC, PHY and Radio
  • Optimized RF architecture for superb performance and low power consumption
  • Flexible RF frontend options: external, internal or mixed (iPA, eLNA)
  • Built-in eFUSE eliminating the need for external EEPROM and reducing RBOM


CL2200 Block Diagram

CL2200 Features

  • 802.11ac Dual band operation compatible with legacy 802.11n networks
  • Dynamic 80/40/20MHz bandwidth utilization in 5GHz band and 40/20MHz in 2.4GHz
  • 256QAM in 2.4GHz band for increased data transfer efficiency
  • Explicit and Implicit beam forming support
  • Dual band 2T2R mode with data rate of up to 867Mbps
  • Real time channel aware adaptive rate selection eliminates packet loss and maximizes throughput
  • Dynamic interference immunity
  • Integrated Dual Band PA/LNA/RF switch for cost effective and compact solutions
  • Real time antenna diversity support to increase coverage

 CL2200 Technical Specifications

Standards 802.11ac, 802.11abgn
WiFi Security WPA, WPA2, WPS, WPS2
Encryption AES, TKIP, WEP64/128
Baseband 2x2
RF 2.4Ghz, 4.9Ghz – 5.8Ghz
RF Frontend Internal, External or Mixed (iPA, eLNA)
Max PHY Rate 867Mbps
Channel Bandwidth 20Mhz, 40Mhz, 80Mhz
Data Path Interfaces PCI Express
Package Green/RoHS compliant 76-QFN (9x9x0.8 mm)
Temperature -10°to ~70°C