The Huawei E173u modem is an ultra slim USB modem that is ideal for users who need high speed data on the move. It provides the latest plug and play USB modem solution with a modern elegant design. Installation is so easy. Just straight forward plug and play, no additional software or drivers required. This machine also has a microSD memory card slot supporting up to 32GB.Take a brief view of thie E173U USB stick from the following picture.
It connects the USB Stick to a PC.
You can tie the cap and the USB Stick together by threading a strap through the strap holes, so that the cap will not be easily lost.
It indicates the status of the USB Stick.
SIM/USIM Card Slot
It holds a Subscriber Identity Module(SIM)/Universal Subscriber Identity Module (USIM) card.
MicroSD Card and Slot
It holds a microSD card.
|Unlocked||Yes. Ready to use with global services|
|Data Speed||HSDPA data transfer speed up to 7.2Mbps
HSUPA date transfer speed up to 5.6Mbps
|Memory||Micro SD Card Slot up to 32GB|
|Supported Systems||Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 7 / Vista
Mac OS X 10.4,10.5 and 10.6 with late upgrades
Linux: Ubuntu 8.10/9.04/7.10, openSuse 11.1/11.0/10.3, Fedora 10/9/7, Debian 5.0/4.0, Xandros 4.2, Linpus 1.0.15E, Mandriva 2009.1/2008.1, Red Flag 7.0/6.
|Function||Support SMS services
Support data statistics
Receive diversity (2100MHz)
Micro SD Card Slot (up to 32GB)
|Dimensions||Size Dimensions: Normal
Weight: Less then 35g
|Package Contents||New Huawei USB Modem
|Warranty||12 Months Manufacturer Warranty|
- Review by Adagar
Price Value Quality
It works perfectly. E173u usb broadband modem has a compact body, only the key chain size, it is easy to carry. The microSD slot lets me plug in a 32GB memory card, also a good USB memory device.
(Posted on 7/17/11)