Sprint and NETGEAR today announced the Feb. 21 availability of the NETGEAR LTE Gateway 6100D, a fixed wireless router designed to bring high data bandwidth and 24/7 connectivity to fit any business or consumer need. For the first time, Sprint and NETGEAR have combined LTE wireless broadband with 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet to deliver easy-to-install wireless connectivity and reliable broadband in a single compact solution. Here's more info:
The NETGEAR LTE Gateway 6100D (LG6100D) is equipped with an embedded 3G/4G LTE modem to take full advantage of the Sprint Spark enhanced LTE network. Customers can expect to see:
-Stronger in-building signals for more efficient work in office -Unprecedented data speeds for faster file transfer and enhanced streaming -Improved call quality, clarity and lag-free video chats -50-60 Megabits per second (Mbps) peak speeds with increasing speed potential over time
The NETGEAR LTE Gateway 6100D will be available for $199.99 (excluding taxes) and can be purchased through www.sprint.com, Sprint retail stores, 1-800-SPRINT1 and Sprint Business Sales. Sprint wireless router plans start as low as $14.99 for 100MB of combined 3G/4G data while on the Sprint network. Customers can also choose from additional plans as large as 30GB of combined 3G/4G data for $109.99 excluding taxes and fees.
Beyond being Spark capable, the NETGEAR LTE Gateway 6100D also supports the next generation 802.11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, providing greatly improved reliability, coverage and speeds for Wi-Fi devices. The 6100D is a true business grade data solution and comes preloaded with many powerful enterprise features such as:
-4 Gigabit Ethernet ports to increase potential throughput and minimize data transfer time -Power over Ethernet enables flexible mounting locations -Automatic 3G/4G LTE failover to ensure "always-on" connectivity -Preconfigured WPA/WPA2, WEP and WPS provides secure Wi-Fi access -USB port for mass storage and printer support -TR-069 capable for remote management -High performance internal and external antennas to ensure optimal performance in fringe areas
Sprint Spark is currently available in the following markets: Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Texas, San Antonio, Texas, Fort Worth, Texas, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Tampa, Fla., Kansas City, Mo., Philadelphia and Baltimore. For more info visit Sprint.com/faster
To learn more about the NETGEAR LTE Gateway 6100D, please visit www.netgear.com