What Is a Wireless Media Hub?

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Wireless media hubs are Wi-Fi enabled gadgets useful for managing digital photos and videos. You'll find a variety of these products in stores that offer a combination of useful features at different price points. Their primary function is to provide portable storage. By plugging in external drives or memory cards into one of the hub's ports, you can offload files from phones, tablets or cameras and share them over Wi-Fi with other devices on the network. Some wireless media hubs also offer:

Examples of these products include the IOGEAR MediaShair Wireless Hub and the RAVPower Wireless Media Streaming FileHub.