Apple Drops a New Airport Express With AirPlay, and Thunderbolt Accessories

By Kat Hannaford on at

In addition to a whole bunch of new Macs in today's action-packed WWDC keynote, Apple also announced an update to Airport Express. Completely redesigned, it's more compact and and deeply integrated with AirPlay.

Costing £79, it uses the 802.11n Wi-Fi band, and has an audio-out port for connecting speakers or a receiver, along with a USB 2.0 port and ethernet port.

Apple also showed off a few Thunderbolt accessories, such as a a Thunderbolt to FireWire 800 cable, and Thunderbolt to Ethernet.

Catch up on all of Apple's WWDC announcements here