The 4G LTE Ovation MC551 is the next generation of the Novatel Wireless Ovation USB mobile broadband modem portfolio, building on award-winning innovation and design, proven performance and industry-leading flexibility and reliabilityNovatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Modem provides LTE peak download speeds of up to 100 Mbps and peak upload speeds of up to 50 Mbps, which is equal to Novatel Wireless Ovation MC679 4G LTE USB modem. Designed with 3G CDMA 1xEVDO Rev A backwards compatibility, the MC551 will ensure you stay connected. The 4G LTE Ovation MC551 is the market’s slimmest and most compact 4G LTE North America USB modum currently available. Its hinge USB connector helps in flexible orientation.

Novatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Modem
Novatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Modem

The main features and specifications of Novatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Dongle :


1. Technology / bands : 800, 1900 Mhz, 1xEV-Do Rev. A/0, 700 MHz, LTE

2. Data Speeds :

LTE – Up to 2-5 Mbps upload and 5-12 Mbps download
EV-DO Rev.A – Up to 600-1400 Kbps download and 500-800 kbps upload

3. Dimension : 88 mm x 35 mm x 12 mm (3.46″ x 1.38″ x 0.47″)

4. Weight : 35 gm (1.23 oz)

5. Form Factor : USB

6. Operating temperature : 0ºC to 45ºC

7. Storage temperature : -20ºC to 65ºC

8. Connectivity Features : Auto connect, Auto/user selectable

9. Operating System Supported : Windows® Vista, XP, 7, Mac OS X 10.4 or higher, Linux

10. Security : CDMA authentication and identification, Dynamic MIP key update, CHAP

Novatel Wireless is a nice brand and Novatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Modem is recommended product. If you are using Ovation MC551 then you can leave comment as your reviews. Presently, there is no firmware update are available for Novatel Ovation MC551 4G LTE USB Modem, it will be uploaded soon if found on the official website.