Offlate 3G has become the new buzz word in Indian technology space. Further the growing popularity of smartphones, tablet computers and other Internet-ready devices is driving the demand for anytime, anywhere Internet access.
In view of the above D-Link, the end-to-end network solutions provider for consumers and business decided to roll out its wide range of 3G devices for Indian consumers & thereby strengthen its 3G product portfolio.
D-Link today launched a gamut of 3G products that include an exclusive range of portable Wi-Fi devices namely – D-Link Le Petit Mini USB Router (DWR-510), D-Link DWR-131 Ethernet Router & D-Link myPocket DIR-456U 3.75G HSUPA Router.
Sharing his view on the introduction of new range of 3G devices, Mr. Jayesh Kotak, VP-Product Marketing, D-Link (India) Ltd. said “Globally D-Link has been operating for over 25 years in networking industry. All these years we have ensured that our customers get to experience the best in technology space through our products that aim at building strong & reliable networks for people. Hence D-Link has always been in the forefront when it comes to offering the latest & best in technology space. With our new 3G range of devices, we are confident that our consumers will be enthralled in a never before Wi-Fi internet experience.”
D-Link DWR-510 – ‘Le Petit’ as we called it is a Mini 3.75G USB Router (DWR-510) that offer users with maximum convenience and portability, delivering mobile download speeds of 7.2 Mbps. In areas without wireless access, the mobile routers deliver concurrent Internet connectivity for devices like iPads, smartphones and laptops, all through a single mobile connection with 3.75G High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA).
At around the size of a conventional dongle, the Mini 3G 7.2 Mbps USB Router, DWR-510 combines a 3.75G modem and Wi-Fi router in a single compact device. By plugging it into a USB power source, such as a laptop, customers can enjoy immediate mobile access to a 3G service network. However, by simply flicking a switch the router changes function to become a Wireless N router, allowing Internet access for nearby Wi-Fi capable devices like iPhone, Portable Gaming Device, PSP, Smart Phone, Notebook, Digital Camera.
D-Link DWR-131 – D-Link DWR-131 is a Portable 3G Ethernet Router that provides users with all the flexibility of mobile broadband access. With a 1700mAh battery, simply plug in a compatible 3G dongle to take advantage of 3.1 Mbps download speeds on the move or connect to a fixed line to allow Internet access for nearby Wi-Fi capable devices. This router is great for situations where an impromptu wireless network must be set up, or wherever conventional network access is unavailable. The DWR-131 allows commuters to connect to the Internet and check e-mail or chat online while travelling by bus or train.
D-Link DWR-131 provides high-speed connectivity in areas without conventional 802.11 wireless access. Besides it is compatible with EV-DO/CDMA/HSPA+/HSUPA/HSDPA/UMTS networks and supports WAN failover for persistent connections.
DIR-456U – D-Link myPocket DIR-456U 3.75G HSUPA Router is a successor to D-Link DIR-456. This mobile, pocket-sized router allows users to access worldwide mobile broadband networks. Once connected, users can enjoy data transmission and media streaming on-the-go. Simply insert UMTS/HSUPA SIM card, and share 3.75G Internet connection through a secure 802.11g wireless network. With this revolutionary router one can enjoy a download speed of up to 7.2Mbps.
The slim design of D-Link DIR-457U router along with its built-in rechargeable battery provides users with portable convenience. The DIR-457 is multifunctional that is it can be configured to work as a Wi-Fi Router or 3.75G Modem with the flip of a switch. D-Link DIR-456U is an extremely user-friendly device as can be installed quickly and easily almost anywhere.
Pricing & availability:
All these products will be made available all across India through leading retail outlets & its vast channel network. D-Link DWR-510, DWR-131 and DIR-457U will be available at an estimated street price of Rs.7299/-, Rs.4299/- and Rs.6899/- respectively. D-Link 3G devices come with one year warranty.