PRLog - Aug. 19, 2014 - The Chinese manufacturer "ZTE" has already announced a new hotspot router to the Mobile World Congress 2014 that will support LTE-Advanced with up to 300 Mbit/s for the first time. The new hotspot is named ZTE Flare. The device is equipped with the latest wireless technology. Here are the key data details.
ZTE Flare LTE Cat6 MiFi
ZTE Flare (http://www.4gltemall.com/
LTE Category LTE Category 6 (Cat6)
Chipset Qualcomm Gobi ™ 9x30 with RF360
Download Rate 300Mbit/s
Upload Rate 50Mbit/s
Supported network CDMA/TD-LTE/
Supported LTE Bands Still unknown
Backward compatible with unknown yet
Support LTE-Advanced Yes
WiFi chipset Qualcomm VIVE QCA6174
MIMO Support MIMO 2 x 2
Connector for external antenna Yes, 2 TS-9 antenna sockets (Buy ZTE Flare Antenna (http://www.4gltemall.com/
USB Standard USB 2.0
Memory Card expansion MicroSD up to 32GB
Other functions SMS, IPv6, IPv4
Compatible operation system Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 +8, Mac OS (10.4 or higher)
Release Summer or fall 2014
From 2014 autumn, many European network providers are trying to launch the next generation LTE (So called LTE-Advanced)
ZTE Flare is called WiFi hotspot router, but it’s designed for mobile use and allows multiple users to share the wireless network through it. More powerful than Huawei E5786 (http://www.4gltemall.com/
ZTE Flare is the world’s first device that uses Gobi chipset from Qualcomm, more specifically;
Of course, according to the latest AC standard, ZTE flare can supports up to 540Mbps based on installed VIVE 502.11ac WiFi chip from Qualcomm. The WiFi chipset is compatible with previous 802.a/b/g/n and can be operated at 2.4GHz or 5GHz. As mentioned before, the flare hotspot allows end users of up to 32 devices. There are two additional ports for connecting external antennas (TS-9 socket).
Like other mobile hotspot router, there is a LCD screen on the front and users can see many important connection information, such as surf duration, radio standard or consumed volume. Many people want to know which one is better between ZTE Flare and Huawei E5786, we will give full explanation after we get the samples of them.