A datacard is an electronic card that is used for data operations like input, output, storage, transfer and transformation of data. Today, there are many options for the people who want to use datacard for their personal or professional purposes. The Huawei E173 HSPA USB Modem is an ultra slim USB modem that has been launched by Chinese manufacturers. There are many users who need to have high speed data whenever required. This particular modem is ideal for these people. People cannot afford to lose even a single second for getting their data loaded. These modems provides silver lining to such people.
Various platforms support this ultra slim USB modem like Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2/SP3, Windows Vista SP1/SP2, Windows 7, Mac OS*10.4,10.5 and 10.6 with latest upgrades. Having all these requirements fulfilled, hardware system must also meet the requirements for the installed version of operating system. The system must support standard USB interface.
This ultra slim data card provides the latest plug and play USB modem solution. The design of this model is so nice and elegant that you will be pleased by your choice every time you take it in your hands. Before going for technical specifications, we must take a look at its dimensions. The height of the device is 84 mm and its width is 27 mm while the depth of the device is 11.8 mm. the device weighs less than 30 grams. You might have got an idea about how classy the design is!
The communication system supported by this device is EDGE/GPRS/GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz. maximum HSDPA speed of this device is 7.2 mbps while maximum Upload HSUPA Speed is 5.76 Mbps. The connectivity speed for EDGE is 237 kbps. The device has a micro SD card slot where you can place your memory card (maximum of 32 GB) and enjoy the benefits. Other features of this USB modem include data service and SMS service. So if your cell phone goes dead, you can continue sending messages from your datacard.
It is very easy to install Huawei E173as it does not require any additional drivers or software. So go for this modem and enjoy all the facilities!