difference between time machine and time capsule

AirPort Time Capsule (2013)

AirPort Time Capsule (2013)

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    Time Machine is a software program you can use to backup your mac to an external hard drive.

    Airport Time Capsule is a physical device that you plug in at your home/office & it offers fully automated backup for computers on your Wi-FI network. The Time Capsule is also a fully featured Airport Extreme base Station that provides simultaneous dual-band wireless networking using the 802.11ac specification.