Mobilicity adds two Wi-Fi hotspot devices to provide more flexibility for affordably connecting tablets, laptops and gaming consoles to the web
Unlimited data customers can improve productivity with new portable hotspot,
new Wi-Fi docking station and smartphones with built-in Wi-Fi hotspot technology
TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2011 /CNW/ - Mobilicity today announced it added two Wi-Fi hotspot devices to its roster of smartphones with built-in hotspots to give productivity-driven customers an array of options for easily and affordably accessing the Internet through its industry-leading unlimited data offering.
The Huawei E583C is a compact, plug-and-play, portable Wi-Fi hotspot, which at 90 grams can quickly pop into a pocket or handbag and can connect up to five Wi-Fi devices and one tethered device.
With password-protection and support for up to 8GB of additional memory, the device allows Mobilicity data customers to connect other smartphones, laptops, netbooks, tablets, digital cameras and Wi-Fi enabled video game consoles using the carrier's unlimited network.
Mobilicity also introduced the Huawei D105 Wi-Fi Dock, a docking station for its Huawei E1691 data stick. It doubles as a Wi-Fi hotspot and makes it possible to simultaneously connect more than 20 Wi-Fi enabled devices to the web using Mobilicity's unlimited data offering.
The Huawei E583C mobile hotspot and D105 Wi-Fi Dock join the HTC Panache, Samsung Nexus S and Samsung Galaxy Mini Android smartphones, which feature built-in Wi-Fi hotspots enabling customers to efficiently connect their other Wi-Fi devices to the Internet when they add Mobilicity's $10 industry-leading unlimited data onto any unlimited talk and text plan. For data stick and standalone Wi-Fi hotspot customers, Mobilicity offers unlimited data for only $40/month.
Pricing and availability
The Huawei E583C and Huawei D105 Wi-Fi dock are priced at $99.99 and $69.99 respectively. They are available at Mobilicity stores across Canada as are the Samsung Nexus S ($349.99), HTC Panache ($299.99) and Samsung Galaxy Mini ($169.99) smartphones.
About Mobilicity (DAVE Wireless)
Mobilicity, Canada's smart mobile carrier, was created to bring down the cost of wireless with unlimited talk, text and data plans, affordable North American coverage, plus popular handsets and smartphones - without locking customers into contracts or charging extra or hidden fees. Everything Mobilicity does adds up to a better wireless experience, not an expensive one. NOW THAT'S SMART.
Formerly known as Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc. (DAVE Wireless), the company is led by Obelysk, a diversified Canadian holding company, and Quadrangle Capital Partners, a global investor in the telecommunications and media sectors. Mobilicity was named one of Canada's Top 25 Up and Coming Information & Communication Technology start-ups in 2010 by the Branham Group Inc. Further information about Mobilicity can be found at www.mobilicity.ca.For further information: