32points

Apple Airport Express

62points

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
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26 facts in comparison

Apple Airport Express vs Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
32
points
Apple Airport Express
62
points
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Why is Apple Airport Express better than Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation?

  • Is cloud enabled
    ?
  • 705g lighter
    ?

    240gvs945g
  • 145mm shorter
    ?

    23mmvs168mm

Why is Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation better than Apple Airport Express?

  • 1000MB/s higher Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    1300MB/svs300MB/s
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • Has SPI intrusion protection
    ?
  • 2 more LAN ports
    ?

    3vs1
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Has a URL filter
    ?
  • Has parental control
    ?
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Apple Airport Express

Buy used:

$94.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Express AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
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$235.00
Apple Airport Express AmazonShineBear Airport Express A1392 MC414LL/...ShineBear Airport Express A1392 MC414LL/A 802.11n 600 Mbps 1-Port 10/100 Wireless Wi-Fi Router AirPlay WiFi for Apple - (Cable Length: US)
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$299.00
Apple Airport Express AmazonAirport Extreme (6th Generation) + 3 Eth...Airport Extreme (6th Generation) + 3 Ethernet Cables
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$439.95
Apple Airport Express AmazonOnHub Wireless Router from Google and TP...OnHub Wireless Router from Google and TP-LINK, Color Blue
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$69.90
Apple Airport Express AmazonSecurifi Almond - (3 Minute Setup) Touch...Securifi Almond - (3 Minute Setup) Touchscreen Wireless Router/Range Extender
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$89.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonLinksys Velop Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Router (Wi-Fi...Linksys Velop Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Router (Wi-Fi 6 Mesh Wi-Fi System for Whole-Home Wi-Fi Mesh Network) MX5 Velop Ax (1-Pack, White)
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$399.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay and Airplay 2 Support
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$34.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonRAVPower Filehub, Travel Router N300, Ho...RAVPower Filehub, Travel Router N300, Hotspot WiFi Devices, WiFi Bridge/Range Extender/Access Point/Client Modes, DLNA NAS Sharing Media Streamer - HooToo TripMate Nano Update Version
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$19.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonCisco AIR-PWRINJ5= Power Over Ethernet I...Cisco AIR-PWRINJ5= Power Over Ethernet Injector
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$29.99

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation walmartNEW Apple iPad 6th Generation (2018) 9.7...NEW Apple iPad 6th Generation (2018) 9.7-inch Retina Display, 32GB, Space Gray, Wi-Fi Only, Plus Get Free 2-Day Shipping
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$349.95

General info

1.LAN ports

1

3

With more LAN ports you are able to connect more computers to the network directly using LAN cables.
2.WAN ports

1

1

A WAN (Wider Area Network) port is most commonly used to connect the router to the internet. It can also be used to connect to an external private network.
3.USB ports

1

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.weight

240g

945g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.width

98mm

98mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.height

23mm

168mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Performance

1.Wi-Fi speed

300MB/s

1300MB/s

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.
2.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
3.Has dual-band technology
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Dual-band devices can transmit data quickly on the newest 5GHz band, using recent standards (e.g., 802.11n, 802.11ac). They can also use the older 2.4GHz band if needed.
4.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
5.Has DNS relay
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
With DNS relay or DNS caching, the router stores the response to queries for a short time. This means that the same query will return a quicker response if repeated from another computer in the same network.

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.
2.Has SPI intrusion protection
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
All incoming traffic will be blocked except for those types selected in the Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) section. This helps to protect your network from unwanted traffic.
3.Has MAC address filtering
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
This is a security feature in which network access is granted to devices based on their unique MAC address. It can provide increased security, but it can be a risk if the user loses the device.
4.Has a URL filter
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
URL filters are particularly useful if you want to restrict web access at specific times. For instance, a company router may be configured so that employees cannot access personal email accounts during working hours.
5.Has WPA2 Enterprise
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
This is a router feature that is designed to authenticate individual users to an external server using a username and password. It is more secure and complex than WPA.
6.supports WPA2
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
WPA2-PSK is a method of securing your network using WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2) as well as a Pre-Shared Key (PSK) password. This was designed for home users without an enterprise authentication server.

Features

1.IPv6 enabled
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
IPv6 is a newer version of the Internet Protocol. IPv6 operates as a separate network to IPv4, and has the capacity for more IP addresses and more features.
2.is DLNA-certified
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

Miscellaneous

1.Is cloud enabled
Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
Cloud compatibility allows you to control the operation of the device remotely using your smartphone, tablet or other mobile internet devices.

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