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What is the difference between the Internet Connection mode (Client mode) and the Wi-Fi Direct mode?

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Internet Connection mode (aka Client mode) allows a smartphone or tablet to connect to the Personal Content Station through a wireless router or access point. Other DLNA® devices in a home network also can be connected to the Personal Content Station with this method.

Wi-Fi Direct™ mode connects a smartphone or tablet to the Personal Content Station directly without the use of a wireless router or access point.