Sprint to offer 3G/4G Mobile Hot Spot from Sierra Wireless?

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Sprint to offer 3G/4G Mobile Hot Spot from Sierra Wireless?
If you are lonely and have no one to pal around with, here is a way to get 4 people to quickly come sidling up to you. Expected to be launched in February, the Sierra Wireless built 3G/4G mobile hot spot for Sprint  will allow 5 users to get a Wi-Fi connection at the same time and will even share the contents of a microSD card to those connected to the data card. Users have to be within 100 feet of the device to grab the connection. No pricing info has been released, nor is there a precise launch date although BGR-able to obtain a training slide for the unit-says that February could be when the portable 3G/4G hotspot will be made available for your pocket.

source: BGR



4. DonLouie

Posts: 594; Member since: Dec 22, 2008

If it's Sprint branded then it most likely will be the same cost as the current MiFi. Guess vzw subs have to wait a little longer for their LTE MiFi while dealing with that cap

3. josh10132

Posts: 30; Member since: Sep 29, 2009

This is really cool, too bad i have a MIFI, wish they would have announced it sometime during the summer

2. Illyich

Posts: 167; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

That is really awesome, mainly for the SD memory card sharing it does.

1. theman10

Posts: 93; Member since: May 16, 2009

That is awesome, way ahead of the competition in mobile internet.


Posts: 11; Member since: Jul 15, 2009

all comments in 2010 with VZN and AT&T about 4g will be sad ( i cant wait, its comming, their working on it, almost here, blah, blah, blah). Sprint will have 4G phones first also

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