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31/12/2013

Huawei E3531 HSPA+ 21.6Mbps USB Surfstick

Huawei E3531 comes available in 4th Quarter of 2013, as a new surf stick on the market. Huawei E3531 is mainly for Germany operators. Depending on the rate and network environment, the download speeds could reach up to 21.6 Mbit/s and upload speeds achievable could reach to 5.76 Mbps. The features are similar to HUAWEI E3131, which is already available in the market since 2012.   Basic functions

 

The Huawei E3531 offers dual-band UMTS (900/2100 MHz) and quad-band GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz). The HUAWEI E3531 is SIM card unlocked and free for any operators. So the E3531 modem could be used in most countries in Europe, but only in the U.S. and parts of Asia, the HUAWEI E3531 can’t be used. With dimensions of 84x27x10, 5 mm, and weight of only 30 grams, the E3531 stick is very compact and slim, which makes it eas to take in hand or pocket when travelling.  Huawei E3531 has a connector for an external antenna, it helps user to get better signal strength in rural area where lower signal.  


Connects In 15 seconds

 

The Huawei E3531 HSPA+ Surfstick software is supplied with the Huawei HiLink, which allows operation without additional software. Only drivers will be installed at the first plugging to the computer, all operating systems are supported on Windows XP/SP3. The complete configuration is done via a web interface in the browser. HiLink Another advantage of the software: after plugging to PC for about 15 seconds, Huawei E3531 would automatically connect to the internet and PC can start surf freely. The E3531 can work with almost all sim cards completely, what’s more, the Huawei E3531 can auto setup the APN and automatically configures itself accordingly. Only the SIM PIN must be entered.    


Available from the end of 2013

 

Huawei E3531 HSPA+ delivers the surf stick from the 4th Quarter of 2013 to the market. Here, the modem will be available in black and white colors and costs very few, unsubsidized and free for all SIM cards, of course. As an alternative, the Huawei E3331 (smallest surf stick in the world) has similar features and is already available.  

30/12/2013

Huawei B593 B593s-22 4G LTE Router Review

If LTE signal is already available in your area and you want to maximize the fast speed for 150Mbps, the Huawei B593 4G Router might be the best device to deploy this. We had the LTE CPE B593 for about a few months and have tested it with Vodafone and Telekom 4G LTE networks (more often with Vodafone), not matter it has weak or no LTE signal in the house, condo and the office). The model number is B593s-22. Just like HUAWEI E5172, it’s a 4G LTE Category 4 WiFi Router.

The device B593 is with HUAWEI logo and no operator’s logo can be found.  So it is unlocked, we’re able to use it with local carriers. We’ve also tried the 3G/HSPA+ WiFi router (Huawei B683) before and have been well satisfied with it. Now the 4G LTE networks provide much faster connection speed and surfing experience, it’s time to use a 4G device to enjoy the great speed.

  We used the Vodafone Prepaid LTE and Telekom prepaid SIM card, they both worked fine on Huawei B593 4G LTE Router. The SIM card slot is at the bode side of Huawei B593, below the SIM card slot, it’s the power button.

  On the other side of the router, there are two buttons for WPS and Reset. WPS is to protect the WiFi security and Reset is help use to reset the settings to factory default.

 

Aside from the 4 LAN ports at the back, there’s also a USB 2.0 port so you can attached a HDD or flash drive for access to network storage. And there are two analog telephone ports beside the LAN ports. User can connect two telephones to this device.

For better signal strength, there are two plugs for external antennas to boost the signal in HUAWEI B593. If there’s no LTE in the area, LTE CPE B593 will switch to HSPA+/HSPA/3G automatically and work on the best networks available. We went to test out the connection via Speedtest.net and got pretty good results. The device is available on 4gltemall.com but if you also need the external 4G antenna, it is sold separately for on 4gltemall.com with good price. To buy them together, you will get some discount.  

28/12/2013

4G Surfstick/Internet Stick/Mobile Hotspot/Router for Belgium

You may want to enjoy the 4G LTE networks in Belgium, but if you are in trouble to choose the wireless terminals to access the 4G network, below the guide may help you:   First, you need to know the 4G LTE operators and their LTE frequency bands in Belgium, per our information, the main 4G operators and LTE Frequency bands in Belgium is as below:  

  1. b-lite, TDD Band 42 (3500MHz)
  2. BUCD BVBA, TDD Band 38 (2600MHz)
  3. Base, FDD Band 3/7 (1800/2600MHz)
  4. Mobistar, FDD Band 3/7 (1800/2600MHz)
  5. Proximus, FDD Band 3/7 (1800/2600MHz)

  The five operators support the total four LTE Frequency bands (band 3/7/38/42 ). Now if you are using the SIM card from b-lite, there is very few suitable device to support this band. But if you are using the BUCD BVBA contract, you need to find the 4G Surfstick, 4G internet stick, 4G Router or 4G mobile hotspot that can support the band 38 and you will make a great step to access internet. The band 38 is based on TD-LTE technology and few LTE networks are using TDD technology. So you can check below the recommend 4G Surfstick, 4G internet stick, 4G Route and 4G Mobile Hotspot for BUCD BVBA. 4G Surfstick/Internet stick for BUCD BVBA

  1.  Huawei E392u-21
  2. Huawei E392u-92
  3. Huawei E398s-81
  4. ZTE MF880
  5. ZTE MF821S2
  6. ZTE MF820S2
  7. ZTE MF825
  8. Quanta 1K3M
  9. ZTE MF820T

  4G Mobile Hotspot for BUCD BVBA

  1. Huawei E5776s-22
  2. Huawei E5776s-860
  3. ZTE MF91T
  4. ZTE MF91S
  5. China Mobile CM510

  4G Router for BUCD BVBA

  1. HUAWEI B593s-22
  2. HUAWEI B593s-82
  3. Huawei B880
  4. ZTE MF28G
  5. ZTE MF29S2
  6. ZTE MF29T

  For the rest three operators, users just need to find the LTE devices to support Band 3 or Band 7 or them together. And as the most commonly deployed frequency bands all over the world, there are many devices available to support the providers. Below are the recommend 4G Surfstick/Internet stick, 4G Mobile Hotspot and 4G Router for the operator BASE, Mobistar, Proximus.   4G Surfstick for BASE/Mobistar/Proximus

  1. Samsung GT-B3730
  2. Huawei E392 (E392u-12, E392u-6, E392u-21, E392u-22)
  3. Huawei K5150 (Vodafone, unlocked )
  4. Huawei K5005 (Vodafone, Unlocked )
  5. HUAWEI E398 (E398u-1, E398u-15, E398u-18, E398u-11, E398s-81)
  6. Huawei E3276 (E3276S-150, E3276S-151, E3276s-152, E3276S-861, E3276S-210, E3276S-601)
  7. Huawei K5007 (Vodafone )
  8. ZTE K5008Z(Vodafone, Unlocked)
  9. Alcatel One Touch L800
  10. Alcatel One Touch W800
  11. ZTE MF880
  12. ZTE MF825
  13. ZTE MF820
  14. ZTE MF821
  15. ZTE MF821D
  16. ZTE K5006Z (Vodafone, Unlocked )
  17. Sierra Aircard 320u

  4G Router for BASE/Mobistar/Proximus

  1. HUAWEI B593u-12
  2. HUAWEI B593s-22
  3. HUAWEI B890-75
  4. Vodafone B2000
  5. ZTE MF25D
  6. ZTE MF28B
  7. ZTE MF28G
  8. ZTE MF29S2
  9. ZTE MF28D
  10. Netgear MVBR1517
  11.  ZyXEL LTE6100

    4G Mobile Hotspot for BASE/Mobistar/Proximus

  1. HUAWEI E5776s-32/E5776S-22/E5776S-860
  2. Huawei E589u-12
  3. Huawei R210 (Vodafone, Unlocked )
  4. ZTE MF91
  5. ZTE MF91D
  6. ZTE MF910
  7. ZTE MF90
  8. ZTE MF97S
  9. ZTE MF93E
  10. ZTE R212 (Vodafone, Unlocked)
  11. Alcatel One Touch Y800
  12. Sierra Wireless 760S

  From above 4G device, we can find the best 4G surfstick/Internet stick for Belgium is HUAWEI E392u-21, ZTE MF880, MF825. The 4G Mobile Hotspot for the operator is HUAWEI E5776s-22 and the 4G Router for Belgium is HUAWEI B593s-22, ZTE MF28G.