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Huawei E355 Wi-Fi dongle


Huawei has recently launched E355 Wi-Fi dongle in market locked to different network providers in various countries. You can find E355 as Hilink as well as normal model. Some, hilink E355 modems can be unlocked easily as you can see I have unlocked Huawei E355 Hilink modem from Beeline Russia. Today, I will discuss about Huawei E355 WiFi USB 3G data card features and specifications.

Huawei E355 WiFi modem
Huawei E355 WiFi modem

If you have more than one Wi-Fi enabled device, then E355 Smart WiFi Stick from Huawei Corporation, which supports 3G + is best choice. E355 classic USB Surf Stick fits in any pocket. Simply connect for example to a notebook and already the Internet connection via GSM / UMTS / HSPA. Yet the HUAWEI E355 can do even more: When used as a Wi-Fi hotspot, you can make together on the web or even a local network with five like-minded people.


For surfing with the Huawei E355 only one power supply is necessary. Either via the USB port on the notebook or via AC adapter (included) to a socket in the hourse or thorugh an accessory adapter to connect to the 12V socket in the car is enough for E355 WiFi modem.


The E355 is Plug and Play. It can be used withough installing any software. The configuration can be done with ease via any web browser in the WLAN. A micro SD car reader for media up to 32 GB is also integrated.


The key features and specifications of Huawei E355 Wi-Fi dongle :


1. Dimension :  90.6 mm x 28.6 mm x 12 mm

Huawei E355 WiFi dongle specifications
Huawei E355 WiFi dongle specifications

2. Weight : 40gm

3. Display :  Multi-colored LED

4. Frequency :

3G : UMTS dual-band 900/2100 MHz

2G :  GSM Quadband 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

5. Data services :

HSPA +  : 21.6 Mbit / s network dependent

HUSPA :   5.76 Mbit / s network dependent


Wi-Fi :  802.11 b / g / n (WPA/WPA2, TKIP / AES)

3G antenna diversity :  Yes

USB :  Yes

6. System Requirements :  Windows ® XP SP3, Windows Vista ™ SP2, Windows ® 7, MAC OS X 10.4.x or higher, Linux Kernel 2.6.18 or higher and all other Each Wi-Fi-enabled operating system

7. MicroSD Support : Upto 32 GB

8. Other features :  MAC filtering, HTTP File Sharing, DMZ, port forwarding and VPN