HUAWEI E3276 4G LTE Category 4 USB Surfstick ReviewKeywords: HUAWEI E3276, HUAWEI E3276S-150, 4G LTE Cat4 USB Surf stick, 4G LTE Category 4USB stick, 150Mbps USB Stick, HUAWEI E3276S-151Today, we get the demo of Huawei E3276 4G LTE cat4 USB Surfstick. If we say 2012 is thebeginning year of 4G LTE, 2013 should be the beginning of 4G LTE Category 4. LTE Category 4develops from 4G LTE (also called LTE Category 3) and is more efficiency in data transmission. Itcould support 50% faster speed than 4G LTE Category 3 with peak download speed up to150Mbps on FDD network. What amazing speed!The Huawei E3276 Cat4 LTE modem is the successor of Huawei E398 and E397, which are LTEcategory 3 USB modems. Huawei E3276 has been presented to public by many 4G operators allover the world. The Huawei E3276 we get is in white color, no operators logo. Its in Huawei logowithout original package box.The total design of Huawei E3276 is very cool, in vertical direction; it looks like a burning fire. Onthe front of Huawei E3276, there is Huawei Logo and beside logo, there is a LED indicator to tellusers the connection status.
Just like Huawei E398, the Huawei E3276 is also in rotatable USB design, the difference betweenthem is the there is a cap to stuck the USB for E3276, press the button, the USB could auto eject,so its somewhat like the USB design of Huawei E397, but Huawei E398 doesnt have this feature.The USB could be rotated to 2D total 180 degrees. It’s a user friendly design because it will savemuch space when connecting this dongle to PC, and it would help to get better signal strength.
On the back of Huawei E3276, there is a stick, on which, we could see the model number HuaweiE3276, Certificate information and place of origin.At the below side of Huawei E3276, we could see the MicroSD card slot covers by a plastic cap.Open it, we can see there is a external antenna connector with the slot. And the other connectorfor pigtail is at another hole.
Push the back over towards to the direction to USB, the back cover could be removed from thebody, and then the inner part could be seen. The Module of inner part is in plastic material, thereis SIM card slot in the module. Above the module, there is the model nuber, IMEI number ofHuawei E3276, and the S/N number. The model number is HUAWEI E3276s-150.We get the information that HUAWEI E3276s-150 support 4G LTE FDD 800/2600MHz and 3GUMTS 900/1900/2100MHz with 2G GSM qual bands 850/900/1800/1900MHz backward. And ithas its partner model HUAWEI E3276s-151.In conclusion, the design of HUAWEI E3276 is cool and we believe the LTE cat4 dongle would give
reliable high speed support for the users. Next time, we will have a test report for HUAWEI E3276in near future.