Does Airport Extreme provide greater speed than Airport or Airport Express?
I have the original Airport and I'm wondering if switching to Airport Extreme will improve my online speed?
- Asked by James L. K from Brooklyn
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1 Answer from the Community
It will offer greater speed and range than your original AirPort since it is 802.11n. However, this speed is only noticable during file transfers, etc. as if you have 5 Mbps cable internet, an 802.11b device would be acceptable because that pushes out 11 Mbps. Wireless n will give you greater range for sure, but as far as making a difference in your browsing speeds, no.
- Answered by Shane S from Wadena