Network providers always bring out new offers on mobile data plans and this adds to the competition in the market. As consumers, you reap the benefits of the offers and gain more speed and data for less. It is time to consolidate the data usage that you require and share it among your devices using one modem. The compact sizes of USB Stick modems make this task all the more convenient as the need for wires and cumbersome equipment is eliminated.
The Huawei Wingle E8131 Data Card is a sleek looking USB modem brought to you by Huawei, a Chinese Communications company. The Datacard is designed well with a slim and slender body. The external interface is covered with a cap giving the whole Dongle a simple capsule shape. The USB Stick form of the modem allows the user to easily carry the device in a pocket or handbag without taking up much space. The device is capable of being plugged into the USB port of any computer that runs on Windows XP and higher versions. Mac and Linux users will also be able to use this device with no difficulty. The OS versions of Mac that are compatible are, OS 10.5 and 10.6.
The Huawei Wingle E8131 Data Card allows any 2G or 3G SIM Card to be inserted and used that has active network connectivity. The device can use the standard GPRS, EDGE and GSM network and also supports the faster HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA and UMTS network types. The Huawei Wingle E8131 Data Card lets you achieve download speeds of up to 21.6 Mbps and supports upload speeds of up to 5.7 Mbps depending on your network provider. These high speed data transfers allow you to download your favorite files without having to spend too much time. The device allows you to connect at a bandwidth of 2100 MHz for UMTS (3G) and at 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz and 1900 MHz for GSM networks like EDGE or GPRS.
The device also doubles up as your Smart Mobile Wi-Fi hub, able to share your 2G or 3G internet with up to 5 other devices like your laptop, tablet or smartphone. It supports WLAN Band: 2.401 GHz and WLAN Standard: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n. The Huawei Wingle E8131 Data Cardis USB 2.0 ready and supports high speed data transfers.
Being a Plug and Play device, it is easy to install and configure for first time usage. The Huawei Wingle E8131 Data Card has an internal antenna that helps keep the device sleek and compact. Having an internal antenna also prevents accidental breakages should the device fall to the ground. The device can be powered by USB connection. This allows the data card to draw power right from the computer itself.
E8131 - No expandable memory slot
19 Oct, 2013
Best Huawei Datacard So Far !!!
19 Oct, 2013
GREAT DATA CARD FOR TABLETS WITHOUT CALLING FUNCTION
5 Nov, 2013
Good Data card Dongle, with nice range.
21 Dec, 2013
ANIL KUMAR VT
16 Nov, 2013
Its confirmed by Huawei India - there is no expandable memory slot in this device
24 Oct, 2013
Dont buy this from totalsolution seller
12 Jan, 2014
Works as expected - Good Buy
Pavan Kumar H
3 Jan, 2014
Good Product With an improper description
8 Nov, 2013
wifi hotspot with limited range
4 Nov, 2013