NetworkInterfaceInfo Class

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Contains all available information about an individual network interface.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace:  Microsoft.Phone.Net.NetworkInformation
Assembly:  Microsoft.Phone (in Microsoft.Phone.dll)


Public NotInheritable Class NetworkInterfaceInfo
public sealed class NetworkInterfaceInfo

The NetworkInterfaceInfo type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Bandwidth Gets the speed of the network interface.
Characteristics Gets the characteristics of the network interface.
Description Gets a description of the network interface.
InterfaceName Gets the name of the network interface.
InterfaceState Gets the connection state of the network interface.
InterfaceSubtype Gets additional information about the type of the network interface.
InterfaceType Gets the type of the network interface.



  Name Description
Equals(Object) Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Finalize Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
GetHashCode Serves as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
GetType Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
MemberwiseClone Creates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
ToString Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)



This class is used by NetworkInterfaceList to enumerate available network interfaces.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1


Windows Phone

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also


Microsoft.Phone.Net.NetworkInformation Namespace

Other Resources

Network and network interface information for Windows Phone 8