With the growing number of electronic devices that is carried by us it sometimes becomes difficult to have a data connection on every device. In such situations a MiFi comes handy that allows you to get data connection into one single device and use it across tablets, smart phones and laptops. Huawei has recently launched its new Mi fi product which is called as Huawei E5331. This small portable router has attracted many people. Let us take a look at the impressions of this product.
Huawei E5331 has a clear LED display that can show all the necessary information. The display shows the status of a number of functions that include battery level, wi fi connectivity, Sms function and network strength. These icons light up in two different colors depending upon the battery left and signal strength. A green glow indicates a full battery and strong signal whereas a red glow indicates a low battery and no signal.
Huawei E5331 supports AES TKIP encryption, WPA, WPA2 and b/g/n 802.11 modes. It can work on any device that you connect. It provides 21.1Mbit compatibility and connects about 8 devices. It is compatible with windows vista, windows Mac and windows XP operating systems. The device supports 2G and 3H SIM cards from various service providers like Airtel 3G, Reliance 3G and BSNL 3G. The reliance SIM is seen to give a download speed of 3.16 MB and 1.60 MB upload speed. Huawei E5331 sports a power button in order to activate or deactivate this device. It provides a consistent wi fi network and is speedy enough for every kind of usage when you get a proper signal. The users can enjoy a download speed of about 21 Mbps. The device comes with a MicroUSB port that can be used for charging. The various network related aspects like the protocols, wi fi security and passwords can be controlled in this device. The device has good software and there in no trouble related to navigation.
This device does not come with a MicroSD slot. It does not give you the option of SD in order to store data files.
Huawei E5331 comes with a 1500 mAh rechargeable Li- ion battery which claims to give 4.5 hours usage on a single charge. It can provide a standby time of 250 hours without wifi and 30 hours of standby time with wi fi. The user can monitor the battery status by looking at the LED display panel that consists of a battery status icon.
Huawei E5331 is priced at Rs 3900 and available online.
Pros and Cons
Good battery life
Connectivity is unpredictable
No MicroSD slot
Huawei E5331 is a great pick if you wish to buy a portable Wi-Fi terminal designed for single or shared usage. This hotspot device can be easily accessed by many compatible devices.