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Rocket Hub

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Rocket Hub Adapter

What is the Rocket Hub?

The ZTE MF279 Data Hub connects up to 20 Wi-Fi devices to the internet. With its simple portability and operation with either a standard power cord or its powerful 3,000 mhA backup battery, it ensures that you’ll have internet anywhere business takes you.

Features

Connect up to 20 Devices

Supports up to 20 Wi-Fi enabled devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops to keep an entire household or office connected.

Portable and Easy Setup

Use it anywhere in Rogers coverage areas with power outlet and cellular signal, whether on vacation or travelling for business.

Easy Customization

Customer-friendly web portal for easy customization and advanced security settings.

Multi-SSD

Multi-SSD feature available to keep network access separate for 2.4GHz and 5GHz connections.

Wired Gigabit Ethernet Port

Wired Gigabit Ethernet port lets you extend the network by connecting an additional router or a hub.

Bigger Battery

Power through the entire work day on to 3000mAh battery.

MU-MIMO

MU-MIMO (multiuser, multiple input, multiple output) for improved Wi-Fi performance.

Specifications

What's in the Box?

Comes With: Battery, Ethernet Cable, Charger, Quick Start Guide, Phone Cable, Warranty Card

Connectivity

LTE Bands: 2/4/5/7/12/13/26/30
HSPA+/HSPA Bands: Bands 2/4/5
GSM/EDGE Bands: N/A
Wi-Fi: Yes (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)
Device Speed (LTE): Up to 300 Mbps

Dimensions

Volume: 143 x 154 x 35 mm
Weight: 456g
Form Factor: Portable Hub

Battery

Talk Time: Up to 1.5 hours
Standby Time: Up to 18 hours
Music Playback: N/A

Memory

Internal: 512MB
Expandable: Yes (Up to 32GB)
Format: MicroSD

Interface

Platform / Operating System: LINUX

Messaging

Text: Yes – only to receive SMS

Additional Information

How much does this cost?

The Rocket hub is $129.50 on a 2 year term and $259 to buy it out right.

How much is the monthly plan?

The monthly plan for the rocket hub would be $14.30 for 6GB of data and if the user exceeds 6GB it would automatically jump up to $45.

How can I order one?

Contact telecom@mcmaster.ca and we can assist you.