Is RSSI (received signal strength indication) universal?

Is RSSI strength (0 = awesome wi-fi signal, -100 = no signal) something I'm only going to see on my Mac or is the wireless metric incorporated into other operating systems as well?
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gheistCommented:
You have one on each mobile phone, so no it is nothing universal
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Craig BeckCommented:
How do you mean?  Within Wifi for example?

RSSI is a generic measurement of power which is received by a device.  The metric is used for the same thing in Wifi or mobile technology.
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jdanaAuthor Commented:
Dumb question. Thanks Craig.
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