32points

Apple Airport Express

65points

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
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25 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
65
points
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

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

  • 705g lighter
    240gvs945g
  • 145mm shorter
    23mmvs168mm

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

  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • 1000MB/s higher Wi-Fi speed
    ?

    1300MB/svs300MB/s
  • Has a URL filter
    ?
  • 2 more LAN ports
    ?

    3vs1
  • Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has SPI intrusion protection
    ?
  • Has parental control
    ?
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Apple Airport Express

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Express AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
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$199.00
Apple Airport Express AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
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$199.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonOnHub Wireless Router from Google and TP...OnHub Wireless Router from Google and TP-LINK, Color Blue
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$69.99
Apple Airport Express AmazonSecurifi Almond - (3 Minute Setup) Touch...Securifi Almond - (3 Minute Setup) Touchscreen WiFi Wireless Router / Range Extender / Access Point / Wireless Bridge
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$89.99
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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$289.00
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) (Renewed)
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$249.00

Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Buy used:

$114.95

ProductStorePrice
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918...Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station ME918LL/A (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$199.00
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonRAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, W...RAVPower FileHub, Travel Router AC750, Wireless SD Card Reader, Connect Portable SSD Hard Drive to iPhone iPad Tablet Smart Phone Laptop for Photo Backup, Data Transfer, Portable NAS, 6700mAh Battery
Amazon logo
$55.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonApple AirPort Express Base Station MC414...Apple AirPort Express Base Station MC414 Wireless Router (Renewed)
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$199.99
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation AmazonPanda Wireless Express Router with Airpl...Panda Wireless Express Router with Airplay Support
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$26.99

General info

1.LAN ports
?

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

Best

Asus GX1008B V4

8

1

3

2.weight
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

17.5g

240g

945g

3.WAN ports
?

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.

Best

DrayTek Vigor 2850n

2

1

1

4.USB ports
?

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

Best

Buffalo AirStation Extreme AC1750

2

1

2

5.thickness
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

15mm

98mm

98mm

6.width
?

Best

Asus WL-330NUL

21mm

98mm

98mm

Performance

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
2.Wi-Fi speed
?

A higher maximum Wi-Fi speed results in better performance. This is measured in megabytes per second.

Best

Asus GX1008B V5

2000MB/s

300MB/s

1300MB/s

3.Has dual-band technology
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
4.Has fast 802.11ac Wi-Fi connection
?

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. Show more

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
5.Has DNS relay
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Security

1.Has a built-in network firewall
?

A network firewall protects a computer network from unauthorized access.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
2.Has a URL filter
?

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 e-mail accounts during working hours.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
3.Has L2TP Passthrough
?

You can enable L2TP Passthrough. L2TP (Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol) is a VPN (Virtual Private Network) protocol for carrying data from one device to another securely over the internet.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
4.Has MAC address filtering
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
5.Has PPTP Passthrough
?

You can enable PPTP (Point-to-point tunneling protocol) Passthrough. This allows VPN connections using PPTP to pass through the router with ease. This method is less secure than L2TP passthrough.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
6.Has WPA2-PSK
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

Features

1.IPv6 enabled
?

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.

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation
2.is DLNA-certified
?

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. Show more

Apple Airport Express
Apple Airport Extreme 6th Generation

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