The LTE Stick unlocked Huawei E398 is available for summer 2011 in the Telecom and Vodafone.This stick is interesting for all those who want to use the LTE with their existing mobile phone contract. In more and more German cities can stick with this LTE data rates of up to 100 Mbit / s can be achieved to finally get to enjoy a high-speed network.


LTE will provide particularly in the countryside for a new rush of speed. But even so you will benefit from the brave new technology, it requires a special LTE surf sticks. Unfortunately, these modems are still very rare - and outrageously expensive. Like the unlocked Huawei E398, which will be sold from this late summer at Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone. So there is above all a question: What good is the device? The answer is positive: According to the first reviews of the stick offers great performance and is also very easy to use. Thus, the SIM card is easily usable, a fully automated installation program may open immediately after plugging in the USB slot of your computer. Then just had to enter the PIN.People from other than the default there is the possibility to easily create a new connection profile.Regarding the performance, they vacillate in the strong test, but what lies in the expansion strategy of the German provider.


Theoretically, controlling the stick up to 100 Mbit / s downstream and 50 Mbit / s upstream. What auffalle However, it should, the enormously low ping. 35 milliseconds are especially Vodafone network are not uncommon, so would the Huawei E398 LTE USB modem also ideal for online gamers.The stick controls the way, both LTE and HSPA (up to 42 Mbit / s), so that the user can flexibly switch. Practical is the fact that the USB port on the sticks is bendable so that the modem can be used comfortably on any laptop, despite its slightly larger dimensions can. A word about the two versions of the stick: If you want to get a bargain abroad should close attention to the version of the Huawei E398.


As the unlocked Huawei E398 can stick in the frequency bands 800 MHz, 1.8 GHz and 2.6 GHz LTE establish a connection to the network. Thus, the stick is suitable both for LTE use in rural areas and for the faster networks in cities. The Huawei E398 LTE USB modem has a MicroSD card slot for cards up to 32GB and has an external antenna connector CRC-9


unlocked Huawei E398 is a Category 3 LTE terminal, thereby, the embroidery data rates up to 100 Mbit / s downstream and 50 Mbit / s in upload reach. In addition to LTE in different frequency ranges, the device is also backwards compatible with previous wireless standards:


supports HSPA +, HSPA and UMTS (in the 2100 MHz range)

Downlink: up to 42 Mbit / s HSPA +

Uplink: up to 5.76 Mbit / s HSUPA

supports EDGE / GPRS (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)