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Apple Unveils New AirPort Base Station At WWDC 2013

At this year’s WWDC, Apple unveiled its refreshed AirPort base station in addition to its new line of MacBooks and next-generation iOS 7.

The new AirPort base station will feature three-stream 802.11ac Wi-Fi connectivity, a beamforming antenna array and simultaneous dual-band frequency. Storage options are getting a bump to 2TB or 3TB choices, and Apple has implemented a new lightweight 4 x 6-inch design.

The previous AirPort Express comes with 802.11n Wi-Fi connectivity and sells for $99. Apple has yet to announce pricing or availability for its revamped AirPort base station.

Lisa has been reporting on all things mobile for since early 2013. When she’s not reviewing gadgets, she’s usually browsing patent databases or interviewing experts to track down the hottest tech trends before they even happen. Lisa holds a B.A. in Journalism from SUNY Purchase and has contributed to The International Business Times, The New York Daily News and Guitar World Magazine.