Apple just announced that they have updated its AirPort Express wireless router, adding support for simultaneous dual-band 802.11n WiFi. The new version of the AirPort gets an all-new compact design that looks very similar to Apple TV in white color.
The AirPort Express includes support for AirPlay and has an audio output jack, which can turn any speakers to be AirPlay-capable. The device support dual-band WiFi plus it can transmit data at both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies at the same time, delivering enhanced wireless speeds.
The updated AirPort has the ability to stream wirelessly from PC or Mac with iTunes or iOS devices to the speaker connected to AirPort Express using an audio cable. Apple’s new AirPort Express supports WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n and Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA/WPA2), WPA/WPA2 Enterprise, WEP security standards. It is price at $99.