The devices like router and hub are the devices which are so much confusing and we always get confused from these devices. Now, from this blog you will get all your confusion completely cleared. So, just have look below
Both of the devices are used as the computer networking devices and are used in connecting computers with the internet. The device like router is made with both software as well as hardware component whose main working is to connect more than one computer through the local area network or LAN system.
Here are some the main differences between both of the devices. If you want to check more differences you can check that from Linksys router login page
The transmission mode on which hub works is of half duplex mode and transmission mode on which router work is of full duplex mode.
The hub device can be used in LAN and the router is used in LAN, MAN and WAN.
The main working of hub is to connect the devices with each other so, that it becomes easy for them to exchange information or data. Whereas the working of the router, is to connect local area network to the local area network.
The router is very intelligent or smart device, whereas the hub device is not as much intelligent.
The manufactures of the hub devices are Cisco, Oracle and Sun Systems, whereas the manufactures of the routers are Linksys, Netgear, Asus and D-Link.
The speed that the device like Hub offers to its users is of 10Mbps and the speed that the router offers to its users 1-10 Mbps.
The form of data that the device like hub transfer is in the form of electrical signals or in bits and the form of data that the device router transfer is in the form of the packets.