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ZTE MF23 3G Wireless WLAN Router General Review and Specs

As the follower of HUAWEI, ZTE usually released its wireless products after HUAWEI and sometime, they may look the same. Today, we would like to introduce one Wireless Router from ZTE named ZTE MF23.


Perhaps ZTE didn’t launch much investment and development in stationary 3G WiFi Router, there are few model of 3G Routers to talk about. ZTE MF23 3G Wireless WLAN Router is one new 3G WiFi Router, but it supports HSDPA 7.2Mbps and HSUPA 5.76Mbps, which seems it’s just for common home or office use.

ZTE MF23 3G Router is in very simple and classic design. On the face, there is ZTE Logo and a flower image print on the front, looks cool, and as a part of the lines, the LED indicators are connected to the lines. They are Power, Phone, PPP, 3G and WiFi connection status.


On the top side of ZTE MF23, there is a external antenna, which should be a good tool for the router to get 3G signal. And the external antenna could be r0tated to different angle, so that it could same space or work at the best direction.

On the top side, there are power button to switch the router on or off. Next to the power button, it’s the power plug hole, it’s RJ 11 USB port. This router must get power support externally, there is no built-in battery.


1. POWER Switch: Turn the router ON or OFF. 2. POWER Socket: Connection to the external power supply. 3. WPS: WPS button is used to start Wi-Fi Protected Setup authentication process. 4. Phone: Standard RJ11 connector for Telephone. 5. LAN: Ethernet connections to computer. 6. SIM: (U)SIM port for inserting (U)SIM card.

The 3G Router ZTE MF23 has the function as a telephone, could call out after the telephone cable is connected to it. It work through the 3G SIM card. The most attractive feature of ZTE MF23 should be the Ethernet hole; it could change the 3G signal to support PC via Ethernet cable. If your home has only a few devices, ZTE MF23 should be good choice.

Next the Ethernet port, it’s the SIM slot, you just need to plug your SIM card in, and it would works normally. After your WiFi enabled devices connect with it, you can enjoy the fast speed surfing.

Below are the specifications for ZTE MF23 3G WiFi Router:

* 3G bands: EDGE/GPRS/GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz * 3G bands: HSUPA/HSDPA/UMTS: 850/1900/2100MHz * Power Adapter specs: Input: 100V~240V(AC), 50/60Hz; Output:+12V (DC), 700mA Max * Data rate: HSUPA 2Mbps(Max) UL; HSDPA 7.2Mbps(Max) DL * Indicators: PHONE, PPP, 3G signals, WiFi(802.11b/g/n) * Standard RJ11 connector for Telephone. * Manager IP address: name: admin, Password: admin) * Size: 139mm×102.5mm×27.3mm * Weight: 403g * OS: Win7,Windows XP,Vista, Linux, Mac OS

Download the ZTE MF23 Specifications and Datasheet.

ZTE MF23 3G Wireless WLAN Router Specifications and Datasheet

HUAWEI B260a Mini WiFi Router has similar functions like ZTE MF23, but it seems that ZTE MF23 is more simple and cool. With a cradle, ZTE MF23 could stand like a tower to radiate the signal and cover the space around you.

The ZTE MF23 is unlocked, so you don’t need to worry about your SIM card can’t work with it, it could support all the SIM card all over the world. If you want to buy one for your home or SOHO office, please check:


What’s the Difference between HUAWEI E5331 and HUAWEI E5332?

Following the mobile WiFi HUAWEI E5331, HUAWEI had released another sister model HUAWEI E5332 HSPA+ 21Mbps mobile WiFi Hotspot. So what’s the difference from the two WiFi hotspots? Huawei-E5331 VS HUAWEI E5332   There is no doubt that HUAWEI E5331 is the best seller in HUAWEI E5 Mobile WiFi family. Based on good performance, cool appearance and good price, HUAWEI E5331 becomes the most popular pocket WiFi since its release from HUAWEI.     HUAWEI E5332 comes out to compensate some functions that HUAWEI E5331 can’t finish. For example, if the users use E5331 in rural area where the network signal strength is weak, the internet link speed may be too slow to bear. At this time, you may think find some ways to enhance the signal. To add an external antenna is the usual way to solute it, however, HUAWEI E5331 don’t have the port for external antenna, then HUAWEI E5332 comes out.   So the main difference between HUAWEI E5332 and E5331 is that HUAWEI 5332 has external connector for antenna, which is to give solution for users living in areas with weak signal. With the connector, HUAWEI E5332 is a little bit thicker than HUAWEI E5331. In this case, it looks like HUAWEI E5151 WLAN Mobile 3G Router.  

But for most users, HUAWEI E5331 is enough because actually, there is built-in antenna in the two mobile WiFi Hotspot. And if you choose HUAWEI E5331, it proves the coverage of network in your area is good enough; users don’t need any more external antenna. And with external antenna port, the cost of HUAWEI E5332 is a little bit expensive than E5331. But you still need spare antenna for HUAWEI E5332, you could buy it from .


HUAWEI E5151 Mobile WAN LAN 3G WiFI Router Review

HUAWEI E5151 3G Mobile WiFi Hotspot (also named HUAWEI E5151s-2) is one of the new mobile 3G router from HUAWEI. Focus on the application of businessmen, HUAWEI design this new model with one Ethernet port to input HUAWEI E5151 and transfer data to WiFi signal so that users could access internet. This is the special and key features of HUAWEI E5151 Pocket WiFi Hotspot.

HUAWEI E5151 face


Today, let us have a look at HUAWEI E5151 mobile WiFi and it’s specifications.   HUAWEI E5151 is in pocket size, like other HUAWEI E5 pocket WiFi models, which makes it very easy to take in hand or pocket. For most of users, it could be taken outdoors or with a trip, however it would not take much space in luggage. To meet the Ethernet connector, HUAWEI E5151 is thicker than other HUAWEI E5 mobile WiFi hotspots.



On the face, there is a LED screen which is to indicate the working status of this mobile WiFi. At the left side, it’s the HUAWEI logo. When it’s working, it will show the connection users, signal strength of 3G, battery status and SMS. At the right side, it’s the power button.  


  On the back, it’s a logo of HUAWEI mobile WiFi. With changeable battery, it could keep working 4 -5 hours and almost one week standby time. Below the battery, it’s the slot for 3G SIM card.  



The SSID and WiFi key is on the back cover of HUAWEI E5151. Through this, you will connect the WiFi and surf internet. HUAWEI E5151 mobile wifi hotspot    


At the below side of HUAWEI E5151, it’s the Ethernet port to connect the cable. This is the most attractive features of HUAWEI E5151. For most users who usually go to different countries or areas, if they buy a mobile WiFi, there may be the compatibility problem, because the 3G network bands vary in different areas. But if there is Ethernet cable, this problem would be easily solved.  

HUAWEI E5151 Ethernet port

  To recharge the battery, in the package, there is one USB cable to help recharge the power.

HUAWEI E5151 Package


If you like this mobile WiFi HUAWEI E5151, welcome to buy it from .