Huawei has launched another 4G LTe router, called it B880 which is available in market with approx US$ 300 price. The router can be connected up to 32 WiFi enabled devices.
The Huawei B880 is faster than Huawei B593, according to store4g. It is 4G LTE supported CPE wireless gateway which supports download speed up to 150Mbps and upload speed to 50Mbps. It is upgraded version of HUAWEI B890 which is also a category 3 4G LTe device and can download a file with up to 100Mbps.
In market there are various sub-models is available; namely Huawei B880-73, Huawei B880-75, Huawei B880-65, Huawei B880-70V and Huawei B880-53 with different operating frequency bands.
Coming to further specs of Huawei B880. It supports following network bands :
- 4G LTE FDD Band 1/3/7/8/10 (800/900/1800/2100/2600MHz)
- 4G LTE TDD Band 39/40 (2300/2600MHz)
- 3G UMTS/WCDMA/DC-HSPA+ 900/2100Mhz
- 2G GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900MHz
Model wise frequency bands :
- Huawei B880-73: FDD 900/1800/2100MHz TDD 2300MHz
- Huawei B880-75: FDD 800/900/1800/2100/2600MHz TDD 2600Mhz
- Huawei B880-65: FDD 800/1800/2100/2600mhz, TDD 2300/2600mhz
- Huawei B880-53: Band 1/3/8/20/38 (FDD 800/900/2100/2600MHz)
In 4G/LTE FDD network, the B880 is able to download a file with maximum speed up to 150Mbit/s or upload speed limit is 50Mbit/s. In 4G/TD-LTE downstream is 112Mbit/s and upstream 10Mbit/s supported; while in 3G HSDPA/HSUPA/HSPA+/DC-HSPA+ downlink is 42Mbit/s or uplink is 5.76Mbit/s.
Key features of Huawei B880 :
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, up to 32 devices
- SNTP, DDNS, DMS, VOIP
- HTTP Online Upgrade, Qos, USB Share, UPnP
- Supported OS : Windows XP, Win Vista, Win 7, Win 8, Apple Mac and Linux
- Internal Antenna
- External antenna slot (SMA port).
- One ports for WAN and one port for LAN
- One Telephone port and power plug
- One USB for host sharing
- Weight : 0.60kg