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.
- Networks supported:
Verizon LTE Bands: 2, 4, 5, 13
Global Roaming on LTE Bands: 3, 4
4G/3G: HSPA+ 850/1900/2100MHz - Global roaming supported.
3G: Verizon CDMA EVDO Supported
2G: GSM EDGE - Quad band global roaming.
- LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation: Yes (2x 10MHz channels)
- LTE Performance Category: Category 4
(Max Theoretical Speed: 150Mbps Down / 50Mbps Up)
- Cellular Antenna Ports: Single unofficial "test port" - TS9 connector.
- Dimensions: 3.27" x 1.38" x 0.45" / 1.77 oz
- SIM Card Type: 4FF / Nano SIM
- Retail Price: $199 (original price)
Review & Testing Status
Novatel sent us a modem for evaluation, and we have spent some hands-on time testing it.
Members can follow along with our testing here: Cellular Equipment Field Testing Results – Netgear Modems / USB730 (Late 2017)
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The U620L has now been replaced by the Novatel USB730L, which is more modern and advanced device.
Verizon is still selling the U620L - but there is probably no good reason to purchase the older device any longer.
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