Novatel Ovation MC545 Dual Carrier HSPA+ USB Modem is the most compact dual-carrier HSPA+ device currently available with an integrated micro SDHC slot, which supports upto 32 GB card. Ovation MC545 boasts maximum download speeds of up to 42 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 5.76 Mbps, which is equal to Huawei E5756 Mobile WiFi Router. With 900, 1900, and 2100 MHz HSPA+/UMTS bands and Quad Band GPRS/EDGE, the MC545 allows you to connect anywhere in the world.

Novatel Ovation MC545 Dual Carrier HSPA+ USB Modem
Novatel Ovation MC545 Dual Carrier HSPA+ USB Modem

The main features and specifications of Novatel Ovation MC545 Dual Carrier HSPA+ USB Modem :


1. Network Bands :

Dual-Carrier HSPA+ – 1900/2100 MHz
HSPA+/HSPA/UMTS – 900/1900/2100 MHz
Quad-band GPRS/EDGE – 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

2. Data Speeds :

DC HSPA+ Downlink Cat 24 (42 Mbps)
HSPA+ Downlink Cat 14 (21.6 Mbps)
HSDPA Downlink Cat 10 (14.4 Mbps)
HSDPA Downlink Cat 8 (7.2 Mbps)
HSUPA Uplink Cat 6 (5.76 Mbps)
UMTS (384 kbps)
GPRS/EDGE multi-slot class 12 (296 kbps)

3. Dimension : 82 mm x 30 mm x 13 mm (Vol. 26.43cc)

4. Weight : 30 g

5. Form Factor : USB Dongle , USIM card slot (card size: 25 mm x 15 mm)

6. LED : Multi-color LED indicator for real-time service status, technology modes, and error conditions

7. Antenna :

Integrated penta-band main antenna
Integrated diversity antenna
High-efficiency broadband

8. Data Storage : microSDHC slot supports cards with up to 32 GB capacity

9. Connection manager features :

Plug and Play
Multilingual Support
Dial-up Connection
Signal Strength
Connection Status
Auto-Select Network
NDIS and EAP-SIM Support
Address Book
Network Profile

10. Supported Operating System :

Windows® 7, Vista, XP
Mac OS X® 10.4 and higher
Linux® 2.6 kernel

11. Minimum System Requirements :

USB Slot 2.0 Port
Hard Drive: 100 MB
Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; Firefox or Safari for Mac


Novatel is a nice brand, and you are planning to purchase a new USB modem then Ovation MC545 Dual Carrier HSPA+ USB Modem is great option. Price depends upon country to country. So, before purchasing check online then proceed with purchasing. Before , proceeding to purchase,  you might be review D-Link DWR-730 Portable HSPA+ 21 Mbps Router