July 2018 Update: Island Consulting has gone out of business. Here's our story on it:
This note is from their website:
This device or plan has been discontinued or we consider it obsolete. While current owners of this device or plan may continue to find performance to be adequate for the foreseeable tech-future, we do not recommend upgrading to or purchasing it.
The Wirie Pro is their flagship product - combining a Ubiquiti Bullet M2 Titanium long range wifi radio with a global 2G/3G/4G GSM cellular modem, proprietary router all into a single waterproof box with a customized user interface for managing it all. The Wirie AP+ ditches the cellular capability, but is otherwise identical for $399.
- Base Technology: Ubiquiti Bullet M2 Titanium
- Wi-Fi Router: Yes
- Cellular Tethering via USB: No USB Port
- Integrated Cellular Modem: Yes
- Ethernet Ports: No
- Special Features:
- Power Source: 12v
- Dimensions: 113 x 138 x 29 mm
- Outdoor Rated: Yes
- Retail Price: $699.99 | $799.99 w/LTE | AP+ for $399
Review & Testing Status
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