Huawei has launched the all the dongle, E355 in India. The special thing about this dongle is that it has the capabilities of both a datacard and a Wi-Fi hotspot device.
Huawei E355 has the capability to connect to at most five devices at a time and serve Wi-Fi to all.
This dongle is currentlyprices at Rs. 5499and can be used in three forms:
- Traditional USB Modem: It can work just like the normal datacards with no support to Wi-Fi do.
- Mobile Wi-Fi via PC: While on the move just connect to a laptop and start serving Wi-Fi to your other devices.
- Independent Mobile Wi-Fi:Just connect the data card to a USB power adapter and it’ll serve Wi-Fi to your device independently without any PC or laptop.
As per Huawei the datacard is capable of serving much faster HSPA+ 21 Mbps DL and 5.76Mbps UL speed.
It also comes equipped with Type3i technology which can increase uploading and downloading speeds by 20% even if the signal strength is not good.
Source: Huawei Devices