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(vs MBR1000 & CTR500)
The CradlePoint CTR35 Wireless N Portable Router allows you to easily share your internet connection with all of your internet-capable devices (laptops, gaming devices, iPads, iPods, iPhones, etc) via WiFi and/or ethernet. With support for Cable/DSL, 4G, 3G, and Satellite modems, your options are endless. CradlePoint routers are built to work with over 250 of the most popular USB Modems from wireless providers such as AT&T, Bell Canada, Clearwire, Cricket, Rogers, Sprint, T-Mobile, Telus, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless, Alltel, and Virgin Mobile, making them perfect for mobile broadband users, but the CTR35 is also great for "regular" broadband internet connections, too. Thanks to its powerful wireless "N" WiFi radio, you'll be able to create a WiFi network accessible to all of the devices throughout your house.
The CTR35 is the first of any of Cradlepoint's routers to include "WiFi as WAN" functionality, which allows you to use the router to pick up WiFi from an external source and then create your own private network from it! It also gives you the option of creating two WiFi Networks SSIDs (1 for owner / private and 1 for guests / public), so you can create a private, secure and prioritized connection for you while still sharing with your friends!.
Fast Facts about the CTR35:
- This router is best for: The CTR35 is the least expensive way to allow multiple computers to share a 3G or 4G mobile broadband connection and is ideal for traveling or installing in small places; it's also the most affordable wireless N mobile broadband router! Additionally, the CTR35 is perfect for people who want to use their router as a WiFi repeater, thanks to its unique “WiFi-as-WAN” mode.
- Form Factors Supported: 1 USB (view compatible modems)
- Technologies Supported: 2G, 3G, and 4G
- WiFi Standard: 802.11 B, G, & N
- WiFi Range: 100-150 through walls, much greater unobstructed (variable depending on interference from other electronics and physical interference such as thick walls).
- Number of Ethernet ports: 1 WAN/LAN port (configurable in router admin)
- Power Supply: AC Adapter included, DC adapter sold separately
- Size: very small - 4.7” x 2.7” x 0.8”
- Router comes with 60 days of complimentary firmware upgrades (then pay $49.95/year) - unless you purchase from 3Gstore.com, then you get 2 years for free.