The device is working while plugged in. No battery.
Connectivity GSM Mobile Hotspot enables you to connect multiple devices from tablets to gaming devices to the phone's 3G/4G cellular connection via Wi-Fi VPN pass-through enabled 145-ft. Wi-Fi range Display 240 x 320-pixel touch LCD screen A Netgear W-5 Battery with a Capacity 2500mAh battery (Removable) Battery Life up to 10 hours of use. This is a seller refurbished item.
This device will support B17 (700) and B4 (1700/2100) on the 4G Spectrum. and B5 (850), and B2 (1900) on the 3G Spectrum
Well the battery has 2500mAh which in a Usage time frame means 10 solid hours of Usage streaming at 4G LTE speeds as well it has a Standby time of up to 10 days before you need to recharge the battery
The improved battery life of up to 10 hours of continuous use and up to 10 days of standby.
Easy to share 4G LTE speeds with up to 10 WiFi devices.
Simple connection management tools with data usage and network status at a glance.
Portable and convenient to lend to family, friends or colleagues on the go.
Reliable and secure with a Guest WiFi network to control access to the mobile hotspot.
Reduce the time and money required to test, deploy, and support mobile broadband.
Ensure security with VPN support and device settings pre-set to WPA2 out of the box.
Reduce the time needed for compatibility testing with corporate applications.
Minimize support with a dependable device that's easy for staff to set up and use.
Mobile Worker Benefits
Users can connect to the latest LTE networks; use as an alternative to the home broadband connection.
Enjoy features including an LCD touchscreen for device and connection management.
Users can connect multiple personal devices and share them with family and friends.
Extremely simple and intuitive out of the box experience requiring no software installation.
DOES THIS DEVICE NEED A SIM CARD? Yes it does Being that this device is GSM unlocked it will work on any GSM Network with a Standard size SIM Card (This is the Larges size sim card) The sim card does NOT come included and you will need to contact your Network Provider to acquire your complimentary Sim card (Free from most Carriers with activating of an account) WHAT NETWORK FREQUENCIES ARE SUPPORTED BY THIS DEVICE? This device will support B17 (700) and B4 (1700/2100) on the 4G Spectrum. and B5 (850), and B2 (1900) on the 3G Spectrum. HOW LONG CAN I EXPECT THE BATTERY TO LAST ME? Well the battery has 2500mAh which in a Usage time frame means 10 solid hours of Usage streaming at 4G LTE speeds as well it has a Standby time of up to 10 days before you need to recharge the battery WHAT DOES UNLOCKED REALLY MEAN? Unlocked devices are compatible with GSM carriers the kinds that Use SIM Cards for Service like AT&T and T-Mobile as well as with GSM SIM cards (e.g. H20, Straight Talk, and select prepaid carriers) Unlocked Devices will not work with CDMA Carriers the kinds that don't use sim cards for service like Sprint, Verizon, Boost or Virgin