Quantcast

Apple Discontinues Its AirPort Wireless Routers


Shutterstock photo


(RTTNews.com) - Apple Inc. (AAPL is discontinuing its line of AirPort Wi-Fi routers after not updating the devices for about five years.

The routers let Macs, iPhones, iPads and products from other companies connect to the internet wirelessly. Apple had three versions -- the AirPort Extreme, which worked over greater distances, a cheaper and smaller unit called AirPort Express, and a version that could store files called the AirPort Time Capsule.

The company plans to sell the remaining inventory.

Many phone and cable companies provide Wi-Fi connections with their internet services. Netgear Inc. and D-Link Corp. also make wireless routers.


Read the original article on RTTNews (http://www.rttnews.com/2887391/apple-discontinues-its-airport-wireless-routers.aspx)


For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com




This article appears in: World Markets , Stocks , Politics , Technology


More from RTT News

Subscribe






See All RTT news









Research Brokers before you trade

Want to trade FX?