Linksys, a global leader in home and business WiFi solutions, has announced the 5G and Wi-Fi 6 Mobile Hotspot powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G Modem-RF System and Qualcomm® FastConnect™ 6800 mobile connectivity system.
The Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot is the one of the first to leverage WiFi 6 speeds and its wireless technology to offer consumers fast, seamless connectivity anywhere. With an added USB-C port with Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ Technology, the 5G Mobile Hotspot ensures devices are powered up and optimally connected anywhere.
“We are excited to be one of the first to launch the Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot supporting 5G and WiFi 6,” said Jenny Ng, General Manager of Belkin and Linksys in Asia. “88% of Singaporeans use the internet and spend an average of nearly seven hours online1. Connectivity is pivotal for Singaporeans today as demand for high-internet speeds and dependence on devices grow continuously. We are proud that Linksys is able to power consumers’ homes with WiFi and now enable their connectivity on-the-go too.”
“We are delighted to collaborate with Linksys to deliver a 5G Mobile Hotspot powered by the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System along with support for our FastConnect 6800,” said Mr. Gautam Sheoran, Senior Director, Product Management of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
“Together, 5G and WiFi 6 can better support the remote workforce and bolster overall network connectivity with speed, reliability and flexibility to transform how the world connects.”
Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot provides the best network environment for anyone The Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot is light, small and convenient to carry around. It can handle the demands of up to 15 WiFi devices at the same time. Equipped with a 4,000mAh high-capacity battery, it supports QC3.0 fast charging and provides the best network environment.
The 5G Mobile Hotspot is ideal for anyone who requires fast connection anywhere. The latest 5G technology can help consumers extend home internet speeds and provide reliable connection when outdoors.
Furthermore, the 5G Mobile Hotspot will also be able to help meet enterprises’ demands and needs for high bandwidth connectivity on-the-go. Industries that require fast and large file data transfers or those that need to support a team of people with WiFi on-the-go, will find the Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot to be a great productivity asset.
- Download Speed: 5G Download speeds of up to 1.5Gbps, supports up to 1,800Mbps max network speed – 600Mbps for 2.4GHz band and 1,200Mbps for 5GHz band ● Compatibility：Compatible with 5G and non-5G smartphone or devices ● More Users：Connects up to 15 WiFi Devices, access secure WiFi wherever your work takes you
- Range: It supports n1, n3, n28*, n41* and n78.
- Processor: Powered by Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System along with support for the FastConnect 6800, it supports multiple units and connections at the same time for an optimal network performance
At Singtel, the Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot is complimentary with any Singtel 5G Mobile Hotspot plan, exclusive to Enterprise customers. Offering ultra-fast connectivity coupled with large data allowances, Singtel’s 5G Mobile Hotspot plans can support high-performance activities such as live 4K video streaming at event venues and augmented reality retail experiences.
Singtel offers Singapore’s fastest 5G speeds of up to 1.2Gbps across the island, in strategic locations such as Orchard Road, the Central Business District, Marina Bay, Harbourfront and Sentosa, as well as major residential areas including Sengkang, Punggol, Pasir Ris, Jurong East, Woodlands, and more. In addition to its expansive outdoor 5G coverage, Singtel customers can also enjoy indoor 5G connectivity in popular malls such as VivoCity and Ngee Ann City.
StarHub will begin offering the Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot with its 5G-capable MaxMobile data plans from 16 June 2021.
Pairing Linksys’ new device with StarHub’s first-to-market 5G services, large enterprises as well as small- and medium-sized businesses can enjoy faster speeds and enhanced office-on-the-go experiences. These customers will automatically be boosted to the ultra-responsive StarHub 5G SA when the service launches.
Pricing and Availability
The Linksys 5G Mobile Hotspot is available at SRP SGD799 from 16 June 2021 at all authorised outlets – Challenger Bugis Flagship store, Hachi.tech, Lazada and Shopee.