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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The price cut happened three months after Jio discounted its own 4G dongle for Rs 999
Under this plan, Viva customers will get to an experience 4G on a router at home or on a 4G MiFi for sharing or 4G dongle on the go.
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.
Reliance Retail already sells Jio-compatible Android smartphones under its LYF brand and along with a 4G dongle.
Customers can also enjoy the Airtel 4G s unbeatable speed on the Airtel 4G dongle, Wi-Fi CPE and 4G compatible handsets including Xolo LT 900 and LG G2 (model D802T) apart from the iPhone 5S (models A1530& A1518) and 5C (models A1529 & A1516).
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.