- 4G speeds for prepay
- Four hours battery life
- High upload speeds
Pre-Paid customers in 4G coverage areas will be able to access ultra-fast mobile internet on their tablets, laptops and smartphones with the launch of the Telstra Pre-Paid Wi-Fi 4G
The battery-powered device is Australia’s first 4G LTE mobile Wi-Fi for Pre-Paid customers and can share a fast internet connection with up to five wifi-enabled gadgets simultaneously.
Customers using the device in 4G coverage areas (capital city CBDs and more than 100 regional and metropolitan locations) can get typical download speeds ranging from 2Mbps to 40Mbps and typical upload speeds from 1Mbps to 10Mbps.
When outside 4G coverage areas the Mobile Wi-Fi 4G uses HSPA+ Dual Channel technology to serve up Australia’s 3G speeds ranging from 1.1Mbps-20Mbps in all capital CBDs and much of the associated metropolitan areas and many regional locations.
The device is of a white design and a LED display shows wifi name and password, signal strength, number of devices connected and battery level. It supports Wi-Fi standard N connectivity.
It includes a web-based control portal allows for the adjustment of network security and wifi range settings from an internet browser.
Other features include:
- Allows customers to connect up to 5 Wi-Fi enabled devices to ultra-fast internet
- 4G speeds and Australia’s fastest 3G speeds in selected areas
- Compact and lightweight design - weighing in at 105 grams
- Up to four hours’ battery life, 100 hours standby
- Works with any wifi-enabled device
Telstra Pre-Paid Wi-Fi 4G $169 which comes with 5GB of data to use in Australia with 30 days’ expiry.