Pantech PX-500 EVDO Rev A PC?Card (Sprint)

Pantech PX-500 EVDO Rev A PC?Card (Sprint)

Details

  • Brand: Pantech
  • Color: Black
  • Manufacturer: Pantech
  • Model: PX-500
  • Weight: 25

Features

  • Wireless PC card with support for Sprint's EV-DO Revision A high-speed network
  • Enables data speeds of up to 3.1 Mbps; plugs into notebook's type II PC card slot
  • Durable embedded antenna with multi-band/diversity design that enhances performance
  • CDMA wireless technology authentication and identification system for topnotch security
  • Movable Antenna Optimizes Signal Strength

Description

The Pantech PX-500 wireless mobile broadband card for Sprint gives you data communication access for your PC laptop anywhere you roam on the Sprint network at faster speeds than ever before. EV-DO rev A compatibility gives you download speeds of up to 3.1 Mbps and beefy upload speeds of up to 1.8 Mbps. Simple to use, the Pantech PX-500 wireless mobile broadband card lets you surf the Internet, send and receive email and text messages, and connect to corporate networks from just about anywhere. The Pantech PX-500 mobile broadband PC card is a true network card, functioning just like the network cards familiar to most business computer users. Once installed and configured, the card connects instantly to Sprint's CDMA EV-DO network with just a few mouse clicks, and then delivers broadband-like average data transmission speeds when downloading data to your PC. With Sprint's EV-DO Revision A network, the card can produce download speeds of up to 3.1 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 1.8 Mbps--greater than many wired broadband data services. Best of all, the PX-500 lets you surf the web, check your e-mail, or access your company's network just about anywhere--from the mall to the airport.

Design
The PX-500 is compact and lightweight, with a chassis that fits snugly into a notebook's type II PC card slot. The card's durable embedded antenna, meanwhile, offers a multi-band/diversity design that enhances performance by maximizing data throughput, making it ideal for fringe areas with generally poor reception. Best of all for security-minded users, the PX-500 employs a CDMA wireless technology authentication and identification system that ensures topnotch data protection.

Sprint Connectivity
Before checkout, choose the Sprint Internet plan that's right for you. The PX-500 is compatible with Sprint's Power Vision network, which transforms the wireless experience from something that is simply functional into something visual, entertaining, and highly personalized. The Power Vision network gives you the freedom to stay productive and connected whether you're on the road or in a meeting across town with broadband-like connection speeds. You will also receive access to Sprint's broader national network when outside the Power Vision coverage area.

Software
The PX-500 includes Sprint's PCS Connection Management software, which offers access to the Sprint Nationwide PCS Network. This easy-to-install, easy-to-use software offers a common user interface across multiple mobile computing devices, along with self-diagnostic tools to simplify setup, support, and troubleshooting.

Vital Statistics
Other details include advanced power management for optimal laptop performance and reduced battery drain, compatibility with Windows XP and 2000, and a carrying case. The PX-500 measures 2.13 by 4.57 by 0.51 inches (W x H x D) and weighs 1.76 ounces.