A transmission method for high-capacity data (e.g., video) requiring massive bandwidth, which is commonly carried by fibre-optic or coaxial cable, and is capable of transmitting > 1 million data bits/second.
When used in combination with Sprint mobile broadband devices, the mobile broadband routers can simultaneously connect Wi-Fi-enabled smartphones, laptops, MP3 players, cameras, gaming devices and other Wi-Fi-enabled devices to the Sprint 3G and 4G networks.
Principal analyst Jeff Orr adds: "Mobile broadband routers allowing multiple devices to connect from 'anywhere' (a car, a hotel, a construction site) may be found in both consumer and business contexts.
The new NETGEAR UMTS TD-CDMA Mobile Broadband Router has been jointly developed and unveiled by NETGEAR Inc (Nasdaq:NTGR), a networking products provider, and IPWireless, a developer of UMTS TD-CDMA mobile broadband technology.
a leading provider of communications processor and software solutions, announced today that its StreamEngine[R] technology has been selected by SMC[R] Networks for its new high-performance Barricade[TM] N Wireless Broadband Router (SMCWBR14-N).
Demand for broadband routers has increased due to the introduction of triple-play integrated voice, video and data services and Juniper has recently unveiled its E320 broadband router to support triple-play services.
11b/g wireless, the new SMC Barricade[TM] N Wireless 4-port Broadband Router (SMCWBR14-N), the EZ Connect[TM] N Wireless PCI Adapter (SMCWPCI-N) and EZ Connect N Wireless Cardbus Adapter (SMCWCB-N) are all available now, at MSRPs of $119.