n-Link™ offers low-level Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity for systems that have a higher-end 32-bit applications processor running a Linux-based operating system. The RS9116N interfaces to a processor using SDIO or USB host interfaces, with the networking and wireless stacks/profiles running on the applications processor. n-Link™ provides up to 50 Mbps Wi-Fi application throughput with multiple operating modes including Wi-Fi Client, Wi-Fi Access Point, Simultaneous Wi-Fi Client & Access Point, and Dual-mode Bluetooth.