"A solid upgrade for mobile broadband"4.5 starson by e2ackbar
Pros: + Easy setup. The quick setup guide is user-friendly and accurate. Using the default SSID and key, you can have WiFi within one minute of powering the device. Changing the SSID and key is done quickly and easily through a browser window. My personalized n
Cons: - I experienced slight delays when attempting to stream 720p video from YouTube. This didn't surprise me, given I don't live in a LTE city.
- Netflix pixellated slightly at the beginning of playback, but looked fine after a few seconds of buffering.
- I c
Summary: I'm very happy with this device. The ease of setup surprised me and the data transfer rates were reasonable considering the area isn't LTE (1.5-3 Mbps down and 1-1.5 Mbps up, as indicated by speedtest.net and its Android app). My Android phone icon indicates "H+", but the phone status indicates 3G speed; the device indicated "4G". For all the intense feelings about "faux-G", this device provides a WiFi network that meets my needs (light to moderate use with occasional streaming video). I recommend this device to anyone in the market for a mobile hot spot, especially to current AT&T customers who will gain faster data at a reduced cost!