Samsung has announced the sales of its LTE USB dongle, GT-B3710. The dongle takes advantage of TeliaSonera’s newest LTE network to deliver speeds fiber-like speeds over-the-air at up to 100Mbps. Samsung’s dongle is based on its Kalmia chip, supports 2.6GHz band and is fully compliant with 3GPP LTE Release 8 standard.
An updated version of the dongle expected in the first half of 2010 that will feature backward compatibility support like HSPA, EDGE.
- Samsung will support next-gen Mobile WiMAX standard
- Samsung develops its first LTE modem for phones
- Samsung will provide TeliaSonera world’s first 4G/LTE USB modems