Can I use the Airport Extreme Base Station with a new macbook running 802.11n AND an old windows machine running 802.11 g simultaneously?

Using 802.11N on a mac and 802.11G on windows machine.

  • Asked by Mark P from San Jose
  • Oct 25, 2010
QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

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  • Answer

    Yes, you can use any AirPort base station, or even a Time Capsule, to do that. However, only this AirPort Extreme or the latest model Time Capsules (with MIMO) will do so without slowing the wireless network to accomodate the slower speed device.

    • Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
    • Oct 26, 2010