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5th November 2014, 12:03 AM   |  #1  
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From a system dump, it looks like Bluetooth and WiFi are via the very popular for 2014 Broadcom BCM4354.

http://www.broadcom.com/press/release.php?id=s827695

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Key Features
The Broadcom BCM4354 is a dual-band combo chip for smartphones and tablets that supports 5G Wi-Fi 2x2 MIMO, Bluetooth (BT) 4.1/BLE, Rezence wireless charging support and FM radio receiver.

http://www.techinsights.com/reports-...ofile/BCM4354/


I doubt the FM antenna pin will be connected to the wired headset jack like the Nexus One (HTC Desire). But as my sig implies, I'd be very happy if so.
10th November 2014, 02:15 PM   |  #2  
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I was going to post actually, because at home I have both 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz SSIDs and the Nexus9 will not see the 5Ghz SSID.

Has anyone connected to a WiFi network on 5GHz with the Nexus 9 ?
10th November 2014, 03:30 PM   |  #3  
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It works on mine at 5GHz but I think it has to do with the limitation of the channels that the Nexus 9 will detect and connect to. Try using the lower channels like 36/44/48
10th November 2014, 03:31 PM   |  #4  
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I was going to post actually, because at home I have both 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz SSIDs and the Nexus9 will not see the 5Ghz SSID.

Has anyone connected to a WiFi network on 5GHz with the Nexus 9 ?

Check this thread.
10th November 2014, 04:19 PM   |  #5  
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Just checked, and its using channel 54. Will change it tonight. Cheers !
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Originally Posted by Cacker

I was going to post actually, because at home I have both 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz SSIDs and the Nexus9 will not see the 5Ghz SSID.

Has anyone connected to a WiFi network on 5GHz with the Nexus 9 ?

Mine runs on my home 5ghz network and runs extremely well had zero issues.
10th November 2014, 07:01 PM   |  #7  
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Mine runs on my home 5ghz network and runs extremely well had zero issues.

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12th November 2014, 09:05 AM   |  #8  
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So, once I changed the channel, everything was dandy !

However, one more question on Wi-Fi. Connect to a WiFi network that requires Sign-In doesn't appear to work on the Nexus 9. My Nexus 5 beside it, once I click on the notification, takes me to the web page to sign in.

The Nexus 9, takes me to a white screen with a Blue Header entitled 'Sign-in to network' and then does nothing

If I fire up Chrome manually, it takes me to the Sign-In page.
12th November 2014, 09:50 AM   |  #9  
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The Nexus 9, takes me to a white screen with a Blue Header entitled 'Sign-in to network' and then does nothing

So this is another bug. I have this, too. Also, 802.1x Auth doesn't work with the N9.

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