The official website of Huawei has listed another data card, EC176 without any tag price.
According to the Huawei, the OEM of data card, EC176 USB Stick is a wireless network terminal based on the CDMA2000 1x and the CDMA2000 1x EV-DO Rev. A protocols. In addition to SMS, the EC176 provides high-rate packet data services, supporting wireless downloading speed up to 3.1Mbit/s and uploading speed as high as 1.8Mbit/s.
The EC176 features 3G CDMA2000 1X EV-DO REV.A and 2G CDMA2000 1X RTT networks; has built with a memory card slot, can be upgraded up to 16GB via an external microSD card.
The EC176 comes with built-in antenna, does not support external antenna to enhance the network, supports receive diversity. It can be operated with all major OS; including Windows XP SP2/SP3, Windows Vista SP1/SP2, Windows 7, Mac OS X 10.5 and 10.6 , 10.7 with latest upgrades.
The key features and specifications of EC176 3G CDMA :
- High-rate network access
- Standard USB interface, easy operation
- Strong compatibility
- Auto installation
- Micro Secure Digital Memory (microSD) Card
- Network Driver Interface Specification (NDIS)
- Supports 800MHz/1900MHz frequency band
- Supports the CDMA2000 1x standard
- Supports the CDMA2000 1x EV-DO Rev. A standard
- Supports receiving diversity
- Supports auto installing the management program
- Supports R-UIM/ROM-UIM
- Supports messaging
- Supporting high-rate packet data services
- Support Windows XP SP2/SP3, Windows Vista SP1/SP2, Windows 7; Mac OS X 10.5 and 10.6 , 10.7 with latest upgrades