Yesterday, I had reviewed Huawei E8131 Wingle. Now its time to talk about Huawei E8231 Wingle. E8231 is the perfect hotspot for your car, because with an adapter you can easily connect it to the cigarette lighter and all occupants will enjoy Wi-Fi with HSPA +. The Huawei E8231 is like E8131, which provides up to 10 devices simultaneously with the Internet. Huawei E8231 is HSPA+ device with 21 Mbps download and 5.76Mbps upload speed and can connect with PC/Laptop or any USB Adapter and activate Wi-Fi. It will cost you Rs. 2999/- in Indian market.
Huawei E8231 Wingle is controlled by the built-in web UI. By doing this you are managing the devices (up to 10 pieces), which supplies your mobile hotspot with Internet and have your current data usage at a glance.
Huawei E8231 is also know as Power-Fi because its features. It only takes a power source like laptop, power mains or car charging point to turn these devices into Wi-Fi Hotspots. Huawei Power-Fi E8231 is a multi-mode wireless terminal for SOHO (Small Office Home Office) and business professionals. It is HSPA+ device with 21.6 Mbps DL and 5.76Mbps UL speed and can connect with PC/Laptop or any USB Adaptor and activate Wi-Fi. With this Wi-Fi router, users can share up to 10 devices at a time.
The main key features of Huawei E8231 Wingle :
- HSPA+ 21.6 Mbps download /HSUPA 5.76 Mbps upload speed
- Works with Power Mains / Car Charger / Laptop
- Create Wi-Fi hotspot and connect upto 10 devices
- Supports Huawei Mobile Wi-Fi App
- Windows 8 Compatibility
- Plug and Play
The main specifications of Huawei E8231 Wingle :
1. Dimension : 88 mm x 27 mm x 11.5 mm
2. Weight : about 30g
3. System Requirements : Windows ® XP (min. SP3) , Windows Vista ™ (min.SP1), Windows ® 7, Windows ® 8, Windows RT (WLAN only), Mac ™ OS X 10.6 or higher
4. Data Services :
3G (UMTS) frequencies : 900/2100 MHz (Dual Band)
3G antenna diversity : yes
HSPA : HSPA + up to 21.6 Mbit / s, HSDPA up to 14.4 Mbit / s
HSUPA : up to 5.76 Mbit / s
2G (GSM) frequencies : 850/900/1800/1900 MHz (Quad band)
EDGE / GPRS : yes / yes
Wi-Fi : IEEE 802.11 b / g / n, 2.4GHz
WLAN encryption : 256-bit WPA-PSK and WPA2-PSK (TKIP / AES)
5. Connection : USB 2.0 High Speed
6. Display : Multi-colored LEDs
Unlocking of Huawei E8231 WiFi Wingle not tested till now. Interested users can leave comment.
Update : Unlock code charge of Huawei E8231 WiFi Wingle is 6 $, interested users can mail in email@example.com