Product Overview: GL-MiFi / 4G Smart Router by GL.iNet (Mobile Hotspot)

The GL-MiFi is an open source (OpenWrt pre-installed) hotspot with separate versions designed for use US use on either Verizon or AT&T networks. It creates 2.4GHz local WiFi network from a 4G or 3G cellular signal. It is available with or without a battery installed.

Separate versions of this device are sold for AT&T and for Verizon. However, the 'AT&T' version does support B12, so T-Mobile should also be viable on this device.

  • Battery Life: 8hrs use time
  • Charging: 5V/2A charger
  • # of Connected Devices: __
  • Networks supported: Verizon or AT&T
    Bands: B2/B4/B12 - AT&T
    B2/B4/B5 - Verizon
  • LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation: No
  • LTE Performance Category: Cat 6
    (Max Theoretical Speed: Mbps Down / Mbps Up)
  • Ports:
  • Wi-Fi Technology / Frequencies: 802.11 b/g/n, 2.4GHz
  • Dimensions: 4.1'' x 2.8'' x 1''
  • SIM Card Type: Micro
  • Retail Price: $139

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Purchasing Options

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GL-MiFi Ratings
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Quick Take

The GL-MiFi is a hotspot offered in versions designed for use on AT&T or Verizon.

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