Internet connectivity has permeated through our society to such an extent that just about everyone who has a color screen phone might have connectivity to the internet. However it has become important to stay connected and do much more than what the average smart phone allows, and this has led to the requirement of having a portable modem that supports SIM card and mobile internet connectivity. The network providers have advanced enough to provide high speed internet exceeding 5 Mbps speeds over their cellular network and thus has paved the way for USB Dongles to connect to this network and deliver the internet to devices like net books and laptops which do not have SIM support.
The Huawei E560 Datacard is a very handy piece of electronic equipment that uses the cellular network to connect to 2G or 3G networks depending on the SIM type that is inserted into it. It comes in the form of a USB Stick and has a rechargeable battery within it. The Device comes with a USB cable for connecting it to the laptop or computer, a Quick Start Guide to help in setting up the device and Safety Information. The Huawei device supports Windows XP and other higher versions of Windows. It also comes with Mac OS support enabling you to connect it to your Apple computer as well.
The Huawei E560 Datacard supports both 2G and 3G SIM cards and hence, is compatible with almost all network operators that have a good signal in the area of usage. The device supports DL speeds of 1.3 Mbps, 3.8 Mbps or 7.2 Mbps on HSDPA. It can also be used as a memory storage device with MicroSD card support of up to 32 GB. The Huawei E560 Datacard has an OLED screen that can display important information regarding the network that is being used and the signal strength, battery power level and other important information.
The Huawei E560 Datacard consumes 3.5 W of power and has a working time of 5 Hours. It supports WPS and Wi-Fi 802.11n connectivity for 5 devices. It has a charge time of 2.5 Hours and has a standby time of 280 Hours with the Wi-Fi turned off. The device runs on a Balong 210a chipset and supports USB 2.0 connectivity. The Huawei E560 Datacard is a ready-to-use Plug and Play device with SIM card support. It has a 1500 mAh rechargeable battery.