Huawei Vodafone R205: Features, Specification and Reviews

Vodafone R205 is Huawei make and it is very popular around the world. HUAWEI R205 Mobile WiFi  is a high-speed packet access universal serial bus (USB) modem. It is a multi-mode wireless terminal for SOHO (Small Office and Home Office) and business professionals. You can refer Unlocking guide of Spain Vodafone R205 Pocket WiFi MiFi Router Gateway. You can  Unlock R205 Vodafone Internet Key WiFi Malta Router Gateway also. There are so many another network provider R205 has been unlocked, which has been shared in various posts.

Huawei Vodafone R205 Mobile WiFi Router
Huawei Vodafone R205 Mobile WiFi Router

The Vodafone R205 supports the following standards:


  1. HSPA+/HSPA/UMTS 2100/900/850 MHz, EDGE/GPRS/GSM 1900/1800/900/850 MHz
  2. High Speed Packet Access Plus(HSPA+)
  3. High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA)
  4. High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA)
  5. Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
  6. Enhanced Data rates for Global Evolution (EDGE)
  7. General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
  8. Global System for Mobile communications (GSM)


Vodafone Huawei R205 provides the following services:


  1. HSPA+ packet data service of up to 21 Mbit/s
  2. HSPA (HSUPA/HSDPA)/UMTS packet data service of up to 14.4 Mbit/s
  3. EDGE/GPRS packet data service of up to 236.8 Kbit/s
  4. UMTS/GSM Short Message Service (SMS)


You can connect the Vodafone R205 with the USB interface of the computer, or connect the Vodafone R205 with the Wi-Fi. In the service area of the HSPA/UMTS/EDGE/GPRS/GSM network, you can surf the Internet and send/receive messages/emails cordlessly. The R205 is fast, reliable, and easy to operate. Thus, mobile users can experience many new features and services with the R205. These features and services will enable a large number of users to use the R205 and the average revenue per user (ARPU) of operators will increase substantially.


The Main Features of Huawei R205 Vodafone MiFi WiFi Routers are the following :


  1. HSPA+ (DL) data service of up to 21 Mbit/s
  2. HSPA+ (UL) data service of up to 5.76 Mbit/s
  3. HSDPA (DL) data service of up to 14.4 Mbit/s
  4. HSUPA (UL) data service of up to 5.76 Mbit/s
  5. UMTS PS domain data service of up to 384 Kbit/s
  6. EDGE packet data service of up to 236.8 Kbit/s
  7. GPRS packet data service of up to 85.6 Kbit/s
  8. PS domain data service based on UMTS and GSM
  9. SMS based on CS/PS domain of GSM and UMTS
  10. Wi-Fi
  11. Built-in DHCP Server, DNS RELAY and NAT
  12. Plug and play (PnP)
  13. USB Extension Cable, easy to connect
  14. OLED screen
  15. Standard Micro USB interface
  16. Built-in UMTS and WLAN high gain antenna
  17. Micro Secure Digital Memory (microSD) Card
  18. Supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, MAC OS X 10.5, 10.6 and 10.7


Data Services as USB Modem with R205 device


When you will connect the R205 to PC with a USB data cable, the R205 driver will be installed on the PC automatically and the shortcut of the WEB page is displayed on the PC desktops. You can configure APN on the R205 WEB page (or directly use the default settings) and set up a network connection. Then you can send or receive E-mail, access the network through wireless connection, and download files through wireless data channels.


Data Services as a Wireless Modem with R205 router


The Vodafone R205 can be used as a wireless modem also when the Wi-Fi is enabled. You can access the Internet service through setting up the wireless network connection with the R205. A maximum of eight wireless users can access the R205 at the same time, so it is called wifi router also. You can set up the WLAN with the access point (AP) function.


SMS feature of R205


The R205 supports message writing/sending/receiving. You can manage messages through the WEB page, such as an inbox, an outbox and a draft.