Novatel Wireless Launches Ovation MC545 Dual-Carrier HSPA+ USB Device
Novatel Wireless today announced its new Ovation MC545, a mobile broadband USB toggle featuring Dual-Carrier HSPA+ (DC- HSPA+) networks. Telefonica Moviles is launching the Ovation MC545 with a max download speed of 40.5 megabits per second (Mbps) on its wireless network.
The Ovation MC545 is based on the 3GPP Release 8 standard. DC-HSPA+ supports theoretical peak downlink data rates of up to 42 Mbps and 5.7 Mbps on the uplink, allowing carriers to easily upgrade their existing infrastructure equipment to achieve significantly higher bandwidths. Other than providing on the go mobile broadband, the USB toggle also comes with a MicroSDHC memory card slot to double it as a memory stick for data storage.