determining network device capabilities

When an android device connects to a network device the android device needs to identify the type of the network device e.g. wi-fi printer v. wi-fi access point. What android class is responsible for making that determination?

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btanExec ConsultantCommented:
probably I rather state an supported list of device in the app manifest to make the app compatible
the <uses-feature> elements declared in your app manifest to filter your app from devices that do not meet it's hardware and software feature requirements.

By specifying the features that your application requires, you enable Google Play to present your application only to users whose devices meet the application's feature requirements, rather than presenting it to all users.
http://developer.android.com/guide/topics/manifest/uses-feature-element.html

Info on " AndroidManifest.xml "file" http://developer.android.com/guide/topics/manifest/manifest-intro.html
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btanExec ConsultantCommented:
But also likely you be touching into common device packages e.g. android.bluetooth, android.hardware.usb, android.net.wifi, android.nfc, android.printservice, android.support.v7.media etc
http://developer.android.com/reference/packages.html
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