This device has been discontinued or we consider it obsolete. While current owners of this device may continue to find performance to be adequate for the foreseeable tech-future, we do not recommend upgrading to or purchasing this device.
The 6620L can still be found in the second-hand market, but it has been eclipsed by the newer and more advanced hotspots. If you are still utilizing this device and performance & coverage are important to you, consider an upgrade to a more capable device.
Potential Current Options:
Released in October 2014, the Novatel Jetpack MiFi 6620L was Verizon's flagship mobile hotspot for almost a year and is no longer sold directly from the carrier. It was replaced as Verizon's flagship by the AC791L in September 2015.
- Model Number: Novatel (Inseego) 6620L
- # of Connected Devices: 15 Wi-Fi / Supports USB Tethering
- Control Panel and Default Password:
Control Panel: http://192.168.1.1 or http://my.jetpack/
Default Password: Find on the LCD by selecting "Help" and then "Jetpack Admin Website".
- USB Tethering Support:
WiFiRanger Tethering: Tested & works
Pepwave Tethering: Tested & works
MoFi Tethering: Tested & works
- Networks supported:
Verizon LTE Bands: 2, 4, 13
4G/3G: HSPA+ 850/900/1900/2100MHz - Global roaming supported.
3G: Verizon CDMA EVDO Supported (800/1900MHz)
2G: GSM EDGE - Quad-band global roaming.
- LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation: Yes (2x 10MHz channels)
- MIMO Support: 2X2
- LTE Performance Category: Category 4
(Max Theoretical Speed: 150Mbps Down / 50Mbps Up)
- Cellular Antenna Ports: Single unofficial "test port" - TS9 connector.
- Other Ports: Micro-USB and USB-A
- Wi-Fi Technology / Frequencies: 802.11 b/g/n/a - 2.4GHz or 5GHz
- Dimensions: 3.7" x 2.6" x 0.76" / 4.74 oz
- SIM Card Type: 4FF / Nano SIM
- Retail Price: $199
Review & Testing Status
We have had a 6620L in regular use since it was first released, and we have extensive experience with it. Our in-depth hands-on review (originally published January 2015) is included below.
In addition, we tested this device in later test rounds:
The Review in a Nutshell:
This was a great all-around hotspot for its day, and it has proven itself over time, but we now consider it obsolete.
Read on for the details, and for some tips on how to get the most out of a 6620L.
The rest of our in-depth review in the member section includes these topics:
- Video Overview & Tutorial
- MiFi 6620L - Key Features
- SIM Compatibility
- Tutorial on Swapping the 6620L SIM
- MiFi 6620L Bugs, Glitches, and Annoyances
- Performance Results
- MiFi 6620L Alternatives
- Concluding Thoughts
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