Your search for the perfect wireless access point for office, home, or school ends with the easy to use, smart AirPort Extreme Base Station by Apple. The compact device requires no additional power supply as it comes fitted with its own built in, rechargeable adapter. The router’s powerful beam forming six antenna array is set at the top of the device that disperses signals that are stronger and clearer. These antennas are neatly hidden within the frame of the device, and effortlessly transmit data at both 2.4 and 5GHz. The antennas, together with 802.11ac technology, offer network data speed that is faster, and has a significant range. Backwards compatibility with devices having 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11n, 802.11g, and 802.11ac specifications makes it possible to connect any WiFi enabled peripheral to this router. It features a built in firewall that guards your network from hackers and malicious Internet attacks. You can securely share the contents of your external storage across your network by connecting portable drive to the router's integrated USB 2.0 port. Its 3 gigabit LAN and one gigabit WAN port facilitate connection of wireless printers, Apple TV, and other wired AV devices to the router.
Ultra fast WiFi Connectivity
The Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station combines 802.11ac technology with a powerful beamforming six antenna array to deliver stronger, clearer WiFi that is 3x faster that conventional routers. The internal antennas transmit data at both the 2.4 and 5GHz frequencies at the same time, enabling you to connect your wireless device to the best band available.
Designed to Perform
The Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station’s internal antennas are fitted at the top of the device, enabling it to disperse enhanced signals all around. The antennas and the 802.11ac technology let you connect your wireless devices to the network faster and farther away from the router.
Easy Setup for Apple Systems
Connect your DSL or cable modem to the Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station and create your new wireless network with a few simple taps on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch using the built in setup assistant. Use the built in AirPort Utility if you are using a Mac to setup the network quickly and easily.
Share your Wired AV Devices
The Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station USB 2.0 port enables you to connect and securely share the contents of your portable storage drive with your network. Its integrated gigabit LAN and WAN ports enable you to connect a printer and share it wirelessly via your network.
Security and Compatibility
The Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station features a highly advanced built in firewall that prevents malicious Internet attacks on your network. Since it is backwards compatible with wireless devices that adhere to 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, and 802.11n specifications, you can easily connect any WiFi enabled device to this router.