Huawei E8221s-1 is a variant model of Huawei E8221, now available in India via e-commerce online website with a price Rs 1650. However, the product has been tagged with a price Rs 2,499.
According to the re-seller of flipkart, the E8221s-1 is a 3G USB dongle, supports USB v2.0, available in black colour variant.
The E8221s-1 is a GSM modem, supports all types of network : UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA. In HSDPA network, the device can download a file with maximum speed up to 14.4 Mbps, whereas upload limit is 5.76 Mbps.
The E8221s-1 adapter features UMTS(3G) 2100 MHz and GSM (EDGE/GPRS) 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz operating frequency bands. This Huawei’s data-card does not have in-built memory card slot, neither it support voice calling features.
The E8221S-1 is a Plug and Play device, supports SMS.
Basically, Huawei E8221S-1 is a Wi-Fi dongle, can be connected up to 10 WiFi enabled devices simultaneously.
Wi-Fi Hotspot, Quick Start, Support Huawei MW APP, IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, Work with Power Mains, Support 10 Wi-Fi Devices are main features of this dongle.
The key features and specifications of E8221s-1 :
- HSDPA 14.4 Mbps
- Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
- Wi-Fi Hotspot – 10 Devices
- Need Power Adapters
In my reviews, Huawei E8221s-1 is a nice WiFi data card in Rs 1650. If you are searching for a new USB dongle, then this is best buy for you. If you someone has purchased locked dongles, then also it can be unlocked using unlock code.