Technology / Computers / Duplex: This refers to a communication channel that has the ability to transmit in both directions. This is widely used in printing as you can print on both sides of the paper at once. Sometimes referred to as Full Duplex.
Technology / Computers / Half-Duplex: Refers to the transmission of data in just one direction at a time. For example, a walkie-talkie is a half-duplex device because only one party can talk at a time. In contrast, a telephone is a full-d MORE
Technology / Computers / Full Duplex: Refers to the transmission of data in two directions simultaneously. For example, a telephone is a full-duplex device because both parties can talk at once. In contrast, a walkie-talkie is a half-dupl MORE