Huawei has released a new 4G LTE-enabled mobile WiFi router, calls it Huawei E5577. It can be purchased in market for US $300 in unlocked form.
The E5577 comes with a 1.45 inch TFT LCD screen, which allow users to see all the important info including the signal strength, network provider, battery status, SSID and password. The device is based on Cat.4 LTE technology. It provides peak download speed up to 150 Mbps and upload speed up to 50 Mbps. Up to 11 devices (10 with WiFi + 01 with USB cable) could access internet simultaneously through Huawei E5577. There is 1500mAH battery is installed on the device, and supports standard 6 pin SIM card.
Huawei E5577 mobile WiFi router (modem) technical specifications:
- Cat 4 LTE
- 4G LTE FDD 800/900/1800/2100/2600MHz
- HSPA+/UMTS/HSPA 900/1900/2100MHz
- LTE FDD DL / UL 150 / 50 Mbps
- LTE TDD DL / UL 112 / 10 Mbps
- HSPA+ DL 21.6Mbps
- DC HSPA+ DL 43.2 Mbps
- Standard 6-pin SIM card interface
- 1.45-inch TFT LCD display
- Startup time : 5s
- Dimensions : 96.8 mmx58.0 mmx17.3 mm
- Weight : 110g
- Micro SD Card (up to 32GB)
- Supports external antenna
- WiFi IEEE 802.11b/g/n
- Up to 11 users
The Huawei E5577 Mobile WiFi router can be used with Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1/SP2, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 (does not support Windows 8.1 RT) and Mac OS X 10.7, 10.8 and 10.9 with latest upgrades.