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Apple announced AirPort Express base station

News author: Djuki 03.19.2008 Comments Off

AirPort Express base stationApple company presented new version of AirPort Express base station. It supports 802.11n and can work with PC and MAC computers. It is next generation high speed wireless technology. The AirPort Express support two antennas and it using MIMO technology to transmit multiple data streams simultaneously. Data transfer is five times faster then previous 802.11g wireless networks. It also supports 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless frequencies. Ten people can using internet connection at the same time. They can surf, send mails or play network games.

The AirPort Express can be used for wireless printing. All users can print documents on the same shared printer. Printer just need to be plugged in USB port on AirPort Express and you can print without single cable. With AirPort you can share music inside your local network. Your music player in your living room, can play music from your iTunes music list. When you connect your stereo or speakers with AirPort, it will read music from iTunes and send it to your stereo.

AirPort Express base station

Apple said they take strong measures to keep your local network safe. They secure your base station, and block attacks from outside. AirPort using WPA/WPA2 and 128-bit WEP encryption technologies.

Its price is $99, and you can buy it at the Apple store.