Huawei Devices, a subsidiary of Huawei Technologies on Tuesday launched operator-free data cards EC303C dongle and E560 MiFi in Indian market.
The company said that EC303C Dongle offers to consumers, the liberty to choose their favorite operator as per the best data plan available in the market. In the semi urban markets, the customers can utilize the same SIM card used in a handset, to connect and access data.
On the other hand, the E560 Mifi offers the customer “WiFi for your home” facility, where the users and the entire family can access internet facilities through one Mifi plugged in.
Confirming the news Mr. Anand Narang, Marketing Director, Huawei Devices said, “We are pleased to announce the launch of our new Huawei Data Card EC303C dongle and E560 MiFi in the Indian market.”
“As 3G coverage is increasing in India, consumers can now have the freedom to choose the best 3G coverage available from any operator wherever they travel. In addition, millions of budget-conscious users can now get onto internet by looking for the best internet plans every month”, he added.
Huawei said by launching these unlocked dongles, Huawei is leading the path to democratize mobile broadband access and helping achieve 100 million users by 2014 in India.
Mr. P. Sanjeev, Sales Director, Huawei Devices further added, “Huawei leads the global dongle market world-wide and in India with 55% market-share. Huawei has been working with multiple operators in India and has partnered with operators to offer several firsts – Edge, 3G, HSPA, EVDO dongles. To get the next wave of Indian consumers on to internet, we believe that 3.5G open dongles will offer consumers the freedom of the best prices for data plans.”
With these dongles, the customers have the freedom to choose any 3G/2G operator for accessing internet. Both the devices will offer 3.5G speeds HSUPA 7.2 Mbps download and 5.76 Mbps upload. Huawei E560 MiFi will allow the user to create a hostpot and connect 5 devices to internet and carry it wherever they go. Huawei was always known as the centre of innovation that launched Vision - world’s first cloud device globally.
Huawei is the leading provider of Mobile Data cards, Set Top Boxes and CDMA handsets in the Indian market serves 45 out of the world’s top 50 telecom operators and revenues exceeding US$28 bn. In India, Huawei Devices has been offering a range of high-quality products for the past several years satisfying the needs of nearly 25 million Indian house-holds and enterprises in multiple categories, like Mobile Broadband, Home Convergence products and smart-phones.