Sunday, February 15, 2009

ZTE Unveils HSPA+ Data Cards

ZTE announced the launch of two innovative cards as part of its high speed packet access (HSPA) product family. The MF662 is a compact HSDPA+ data card and the MF645 is a USB TV data card, allowing viewers to watch digital TV from a laptop over the mobile broadband connection.

The MF662 offers download and upload rates of up to 21.6Mbps (up from 14.4Mbps on HSPA) and 5.76Mbps, respectively.

ZTE's MF645 is described as the world's smallest TV data card, and is believed to be the world's first plug-and-play data card. This USB modem enables consumers to watch digital television on a computer or laptop over a 3G connection. It supports a download rate of up to 7.2Mbps.