Access Point???

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by mattpen, Aug 10, 2003.

  1. macrumors member

    #1
    What's the difference between an access point and a router when it comes to wireless hubs and such?
     
  2. macrumors 68000

    Daveman Deluxe

    #2
    A wireless router has its own IP address which it shares among several computers. A hub does not have its own IP address. As a result, routers have more features such as firewalls and port forwarding.
     

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