Novatel Wireless and Best Buy Connect Launch Mobile Broadband Connectivity Solutions
"We're finding that our customers want choices in service providers, plans and devices for mobile broadband," said
Built from Novatel Wireless' technology, the Best Buy Connect devices are branded Rocketfish, a
The USB Broadband Device (RF-BCD2) manufactured by Novatel Wireless is an EV-DO RevA modem. Extremely durable and compact, the USB Broadband Device combines a variety of innovative features into a tiny form factor. The device's integrated microSD™ slot enables the seamless storage and transport of up to 32 GB of files, photos or videos on a hot-swappable, removable microSD storage card. At just over two inches long and weighing less than an ounce, the device is designed to work with any laptop, tablet PC or desktop running Windows® or Mac® operating systems and equipped with a USB port. The USB Broadband Device features an internal, advanced dual band diversity antenna for enhanced performance on the fringe areas of networks and in highly mobile environments, as well as an optional external antenna port.
"We are thrilled to support Best Buy Connect's visionary market approach as the one-stop-shop for anywhere Internet connectivity and flexible prepaid plans," said
With these devices, Best Buy Connect will offer a range of no-contract, prepaid 3G plans, starting as low as
The new Best Buy Connect Rocketfish mobile broadband devices are now available at
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About Novatel Wireless
Novatel Wireless, Inc. is a leader in the design and development of intelligent wireless solutions based on 2G, 3G and 4G technologies providing wireless connectivity. The Company delivers specialized wireless solutions to carriers, distributors, retailers, OEMs and vertical markets worldwide. Novatel Wireless' Intelligent Mobile Hotspot products, software, USB modems, embedded modules and smart M2M modules provide innovative anywhere, anytime communications solutions for consumers and enterprises. Headquartered in
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