Is the MBP 2017 WIFI Modul placed on same Position like the MBP 2016?

It´s only with the Functions Keys Devices, So I need to know if the MBP 2017 with Function Keys has any changes on placement of the WIFI Modul. I have WIFI Breakups when inserting an USB-C Adapter/Device. Apple says its because the WIFI Modul is to near build by the Ports. So I want to know if Apple changed the WIFI Modul Position on Motherboard. Maybe I can change/replace my 2016 for a 2017 MBP, bought 1 month ago. Thanks for help.

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USB 3 does interfere with wifi on some bands according to some lab research. I don't think relocating the chip can have any improvement, the wifi module has to pick up signal from the antennas anyway.

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Where does the Antennas are placed? By every Device at the same place, maybe they are replaced or the bands problem is better solved


The 2017 model is exactly the same as the 2016 model hardware wise. Apple only altered the logic board with the Kabylake CPU and its support chips. All Apple systems have the antennas in the same location. Earlier models held them in the clutch cover.

Here's a link to the antenna unit Antenna bar which is just between the lid hinges.


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