Wi-Fi Access Around the Globe With the Verizon Wireless Fivespot, the First Global Ready Mobile HotSpot Five Wi-Fi® Connections, Four LED Status Lights, One Ultra Portable Device BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Be your own 3G Mobile HotSpot whether traveling around the block or around the world with the new Verizon Wireless Fivespot™. Developed by ZTE USA, Inc., the Fivespot™ is the first Global Ready™ 3G Mobile HotSpot. Allowing customers to connect and share their data connection with up to five Wi-Fi®-enabled devices including, netbooks, tablets and gaming devices within the United States and around the globe, the Verizon Wireless Fivespot™ comes with a pre-installed SIM card and provides global data service in more than 200 countries, more than 120 of those with 3G speeds when subscribing to a GlobalAccess plan. Key features: * The Fivespot™ supports: o CDMA 1xEV-DO Rev. A/Rev. 0: 800/1900 MHz o WCDMA/HSDPA/HSUPA: 850/1900/2100 MHz o GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz * VPN support * One-click to power on/off * Instructive LED indicators * Small, stylish form factor measuring 3.92 x 2.11 x 0.55 inches * 2.82 ounces Price and availability: * The Fivespot™ will be available in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com on Oct. 7 for $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. Customers will receive the rebate in the form of a debit card; upon receipt, customers may use the card as cash anywhere debit cards are accepted. Mobile Broadband pricing: * Customers will need to choose from one of the various price plans to connect to Verizon Wireless' Mobile Broadband network, which also gives them access to thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots at no additional charge and allows them to move easily from the nation's most reliable 3G wireless network to those hotspots: o $39.99 monthly access for 250 MB monthly allowance and $0.10/MB overage o $59.99 monthly access for 5 GB monthly allowance and $0.05/MB overage o Prepaid Mobile Broadband plans are also available: + $15 for 100 MB (one day of use) + $30 for 300 MB (one week of use) + $50 for 1 GB (30 days of use) + $80 for 5 GB (30 days of use) GlobalAccess pricing: * Customers traveling abroad can sign up for one of the following plans: o $129.99 monthly access (5 GB allowance for the United States and Canada, $0.05/MB overage), 100 MB allowance in select countries ($0.005/KB after allowance) o $219.99 monthly access (5 GB allowance for the United States and Canada, $0.05/MB overage), 200 MB allowance in select countries ($0.005/KB after allowance) o GlobalAccess Pay Per Use for occasional use must be purchased with a $59.99 Mobile Broadband service plan in the United States. The Pay Per Use rate is $0.002/KB in Canada, $0.005/KB in Mexico, and $0.02/KB in more than 200 other destinations.
NEWS TIPS |
This site is intended for informational and entertainment purposes only. The contents are the views and opinion of the author and/or hisassociates. All products and trademarks are the property of their respective owners. All content and graphical elements areCopyright © 1999 - 2014 David Altavilla and HotHardware.com, LLC. All rights reserved. Privacy and Terms