Airport only half-duplex?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by Undone11091, Sep 14, 2010.

  1. Undone11091 macrumors member

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    #1
    Why does airport only support half duplex?

    Is there any way to unlock full duplex?
     
  2. persolo macrumors newbie

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    Apr 7, 2005
    #2
    Wireless networking is only half duplex according to the 802.11a/b/g/n standard. All clients and base station try to avoid transmitting at the same time because it would ruin the signal.
     

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