AT&T adds Unite Pro to Hotspot Lineup – Connect 15 devices to LTE over WiFi

ATTUNITE3[1]Business solutions often involve work groups. Try to connect a couple road warriors to data while on the go, and you can quickly max out most portable hotspots. Add in the fact that each person on the team will usually have more than one device, and keeping everyone “fed” gets even more difficult.

AT&T is adding the Netgear Unite Pro to their hotspot lineup, and while it comes with a number of handle features like dual band WiFi, a touchscreen, and 16 hours of battery life, the feature most will probably consider first is that it’s capable of connecting up to 15 individual devices over WiFi to share a 4G LTE data connection.

It might bog down a bit if all 15 try streaming HD video at the same time, but you should be served PLENTY of bandwidth to get your work done.

Unite Pro will cost $50 when it goes on sale November 22nd. Full PR and a video after the jump.

AT&T Unite Pro Mobile Hotspot Available on the Nation’s Fastest and Most Reliable 4G LTE Network

AT&T Unite Pro Connects Up To 15 Wi-Fi Devices

Dallas, Texas, November 18, 2013

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AT&T* is launching AT&T Unite Pro, a 4G LTE mobile hotspot from NETGEAR®. Customers can connect up to 15 devices, and with outstanding battery life, they’ll be able to do more work and enjoy entertainment from almost anywhere.

With AT&T Unite Pro, living a connected life has never been easier. Whether taking care of business on-the-go or watching your favorite movies while waiting for your car to be serviced, AT&T Unite Pro keeps you connected to the mobile Internet. The BatteryBoost feature also keeps your smartphone charged for hours as you go about your busy day.

“AT&T is proud to continue to add to its industry leading portfolio of devices with the AT&T Unite Pro,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T. “With the ability to connect up to 15 devices, Dual-band Wi-Fi and up to 16 hours of use on one charge, the AT&T Unite Pro is the perfect choice for customers who want to stay connected.”

Other features include:

  • ·         Dual-band Wi-Fi® for best performance.
  • ·         LTE Advanced support.
  • ·         Easy to use on-display keyboard.
  • ·         2.4-inch touchscreen for customizing the look and monitoring data use.

For a look at the inside story on the AT&T Unite Pro, check out this video.

AT&T has the nation’s fastest and now most reliable 4G LTE network.** AT&T was also named America’s fastest 4G LTE network  in PC Magazine’s 2013 Fastest Mobile Networks 30-market study – and also swept the top rankings in all six U.S. regions from coast to coast: Northeast, Southeast, North-Central, South-Central, Northwest and Southwest.***

AT&T is focused on giving our customers a top-notch experience with every single interaction. The company was recently recognized with two major achievements, outperforming competitors for customer service and wireless purchase experience. J.D. Power awarded AT&T the “Highest Ranked Customer Service Performance Among Full-Service Wireless Providers” and “Highest Satisfaction with the Purchase Experience among Full Service Wireless Providers” in their 2013, Volume 2 studies.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

**Speed claim based on comparison of national carriers’ average 4G LTE download speeds for AndroidTM and Windows smartphones and iPhone 5. Reliability claim compares data transfer completion rates on nationwide 4G LTE networks. Limited 4G LTE availability in select markets. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.

***PC Magazine, June 17, 2013; www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2420333,00.asp

AT&T received the highest numerical score among full service wireless providers in the proprietary J.D. Power 2013 Wireless Purchase Experience Full Service StudySM – Vol. 2. Study based on responses from 8,693 consumers measuring 4 full service wireless providers and measures opinions of consumers who purchased a wireless product or service within last 6 months. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed January-June 2013. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.

NETGEAR and the NETGEAR logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of NETGEAR, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries.

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