Idea cellular has released an innovative 3G USB dongle, called NetSetter MF677 in four of its 3G circles in India. This new version of 3G USB dongle offers speeds of up to 21.6 Mbps and also lets users transfer data, stream media, and send SMS messages seamlessly while on the move. Compatible with Windows, Linux and MAC operating system, the NetSetter MF677 is the India’s first Microsoft Windows 8 / 8.1 and Windows RT certified device, and is also backward compatible on EDGE and GPRS.
The simple and plug-and-play dongle also offers web-based interface with built-in SMS Manager that lets users read, write, reply, forward, and delete text messages. Users can also edit their contacts using the web interface.
List of features of Idea Netsetter MF677 USB Dongle:
- HSPA+ 21.6 Mbps DL and 5.76Mbps UL speed
- Micro SD Card Slot (up to 32GB)
- GSM quad-band: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- HSPA / UMTS 900 /2100
- Plug and play
- Receive, send, reply and delete SMS
- Support Rx diversity
- Phone Book functionality
The Idea NetSetter is priced at 2,160 and would be available in Idea’s own retail and service outlets across major 3G markets –Maharashtra & Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh, and Kerala. Idea offers range of 3G data packs for their users starting from 250 for 1GB to 1250 for 10GB data.