The TCL Linkzone 5G UW is a 5G flagship-level mobile hotspot designed for the Verizon network.
This hotspot was released in November 2022 and uses the Qualcomm X62 cellular modem. This hotspot also offers an Ethernet port and Wi-Fi 6, but does not include antenna ports.
- Model Number: TCL-MW513U
- # of Connected Devices: 32
- Control Panel Address and Default Password:
- Address: http://my.mobilehotspot
- Password: On the home screen
- USB Tethering Support: Yes
- Modem Chipset: Qualcomm X62
- Supported Networks and Bands: Verizon
- 5G Sub-6GHz: n2, n5, n46, n48, n66, n77, n78
- 5G mmWave: n260, n261, n257
- LTE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 20, 28, 46, 48, 66
- 5G Cellular Perfromance:
- Max Theoretical 5G Performance: Not Specified
- 5G Carrier Aggregation: Not Specified
- LTE Performance:
- LTE Performance Category: Cat 19 (Max Theoretical Speed: 2.0 Gpbs Down / 316 Mbps Up)
- LTE Carrier Aggregation: 7-band
- MIMO Support: 4x4 MIMO
- Cellular Antenna Ports: None
- Other Ports: USB Type C, RJ45 Ethernet
- Wi-Fi Standard: Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 b/g/n/ax)
- Claimed Battery Life: Up to 8 hrs, and a standby time of 18 days
- Can Be Powered Without a Battery: Not Specified
- Battery Part #: Not Specified
- Battery Purchase: Not Specified
- Dimensions: 5.94 x 2.83 x 0.71 inches
- SIM Card Type: Nano
- Retail Price: $299.99
News, Videos, & Status
We have purchased a TCL Linkzone 5G UW from Verizon to put into testing against the other Verizon hotspots currently available.
Our MIA members can follow along with our hands on testing in the forums, which will become part of this review once complete.
- Testing in Progress Forum: TCL Linkzone 5G UW - TCL-MW513U (Mobile Hotspot)(Complete)
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