cellular dongle

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cellular dongle

A small modem that plugs into the USB port of a laptop or desktop computer to add 3G/4G cellular service. See cellular modem and cellular network extender.


A Cellular Dongle
Connecting via USB, this Verizon modem adds cellular data service to a computer or to a tablet if it has a USB port. (Image courtesy of Verizon Wireless.)
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Back in December 2017, Airtel slashed the price of its 4G Dongle to Rs 999, down from Rs 1,950.
It has dual USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports for shared peripherals like storage or a printer, and you can even add a 4G dongle for a backup WAN connection in case your normal internet service is disrupted.
Utilization of LTE technology at fixed locations through 4G modem and 4G dongle solutions emerged as a substitute for fixed broadband services such as xDSL and Fiber internet (FTTB/H).
Telecom hardware maker Motorola has shown off a 4G dongle at the 4G World 2010 conference.
The price cut happened three months after Jio discounted its own 4G dongle for Rs 999
Reliance Retail already sells Jio-compatible Android smartphones under its LYF brand and along with a 4G dongle. reliance jioWhere to buy 2699 's 4G-only mobile service has already managed to acquire 72 million paid subscribers.
The JioFi 4G dongle, for example, which RJio had started selling before this, had a 2600 mAh battery inside.
On this note, we recently caught hold of a Reliance WiPod - a 4G dongle that uses a Reliance Jio SIM inside.
As part of the festival, Airtel is offering offers such as 10% cash back on all online purchases made through Airtel Money; free mobile TV, free 4G dongle with Rs.
Airtel is offering a free 3G or 4G dongle with data plans for Chromebooks, while Tikona is going to offer a Wi-Fi router and 20 months 4MBps from Tikona Broadband at Rs.4,999.