Atheros Communications recently announced that its AR5002AP-2X dual-band, concurrent wireless LAN access point reference design has been certified for Wi-Fi multimedia (WMM) power save by the Wi-Fi Alliance. The access point also has been selected for the alliance’s WMM power save certification test bed.

WMM power save is designed to certify devices that provide robust battery power management for handheld devices and other small mobile wireless devices.