Telstra launches new modem/router

Device combines HSPA+ download speeds with 802.11n Wireless connectivity

Telstra (ASX:TLS) has released a new combination modem and router called the BigPond Elite Network Gateway.

The device uses Telstra’s Next G network and redistributes Internet connectivity to a selected number of computers and devices as a wireless router.

The Elite Network Gateway has embedded HSPA+ technology, which means no other equipment is necessary. According to the telco, the device can hit speeds of up to 8Mbps when in optimal capital city conditions.

Routing between computers and the router is performed via the built-in 802.11n Wi-Fi module, which is the latest wireless standard to be certified for consumer use.

The device has a recommended retail price of $399 from all Telstra shops and dealers and as part of all BigPond Internet plans.

Sponsored Content: Collaboration has become the new movement in IT. Servers will become an integral part of this industry transition. Click here to learn more.

Join the ARN newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Tags Wi-FiTelstra

More about etworkGatewayTelstra Corporation

ARN Directory | Distributors relevant to this article

 

Latest News

03:23AM
Microsoft to business: Don't worry about Windows 10, consumers will test it
10:47AM
Outlook app for Android and iOS boosts Microsoft's mobile comeback
10:43AM
MIT randomizes tasks to speed massive multicore processors
10:35AM
NEC aims at Big Data 'sweet spot' with new SAP Hana tool
More News
23 Feb
Live Streaming Technology
05 May
CeBIT Australia 2015
27 May
World Business Forum Sydney
View all events