SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To meet the urgent need for fast, reliable internet access — virtually anywhere — Inseego (Nasdaq:INSG) today announced that its MiFi® 8000 4G LTE mobile hotspot is now available for AT&T (NYSE:T) enterprise users and first responders using FirstNet® services nationwide.
“Our enterprise customers and first responders using FirstNet need secure, reliable connectivity wherever their work takes them, which is why the Inseego MiFi 8000 mobile hotspot is such an important tool,” said Robert Boyanovsky, vice president, Mobility and IoT, AT&T. “We’re proud to meet their needs with this powerful, trusted device.”
“The massive shift to remote work has amplified the need for highly secure, gigabit-speed internet access, both for individual employees working at home and for teams operating in the field,” said Ashish Sharma, president, IoT & Mobile Solutions, Inseego. “We’re thrilled to provide our popular, proven MiFi 8000 mobile hotspot as an AT&T co-branded solution for individuals on AT&T, as well as FirstNet, public safety’s dedicated communications platform.”
Fast, reliable LTE connections anywhere
The award-winning Inseego MiFi 8000 delivers gigabit-class LTE (Cat 18) speeds and enterprise-grade security to users who need reliable, go-anywhere internet access. It connects up to 15 Wi-Fi devices, avoiding network congestion by providing a separate, dedicated internet connection. It also features a USB-C port for direct tethering. Long battery life and quick recharging keeps users connected for hours of continuous use.
Built-in GPS allows users to view the hotspot location via the web interface, which also enables GPS to be turned on and off at a designated time. With a software driver installed, a computer or tablet can also get an accurate GPS location via the hotspot’s Wi-Fi.
Designed and developed in the U.S., the MiFi 8000 safeguards your data and connections with advanced encryption, hacker prevention, VPN pass-through, password protection, Guest Wi-Fi network and more. The IT admin portal also lets you customize and control the settings.
Compact and user-friendly
The pocket-sized MiFi 8000 goes with you anywhere to deliver fast and reliable internet access, packing best-in-class performance into an easy-to-use device with a large 2.4” color touchscreen and intuitive menus.
Built for the most demanding users
The MiFi 8000 is designed for quality-conscious users, from government workers and enterprise employees to first responders and other public safety workers who need unbeatable security, performance and reliability.
The MiFi 8000 mobile hotspot is FirstNet Ready™, which means first responders can use it to tap into the power of FirstNet® — which provides public safety the nation’s fastest overall network experience.1 FirstNet Ready™ devices are subject to hundreds of tests that cover several aspects, from security and durability to network impacts. This helps make sure that they can meet the needs of first responders. FirstNet Ready™ devices support access to the dedicated FirstNet network core, FirstNet First Priority® – which includes always-on priority and preemption for first responders – and the Band 14 spectrum.
Pricing and availability
AT&T subscribers for $179.99 or $6.00/mo. for 30 months on a 0% APR installment plan at: https://www.business.att.com/support/contact.html.
To learn more about the Inseego MiFi 8000 for FirstNet, visit: https://www.firstnet.com/devices/invehicle/inseego-mifi-8000.html
About Inseego Corp.
Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG) is an industry pioneer in smart device-to-cloud solutions that extend the 5G network edge, enabling broader 5G coverage, multi-gigabit data speeds, low latency and strong security to deliver highly reliable internet access. Our innovative mobile broadband and fixed wireless access (FWA) solutions incorporate the most advanced technologies (including 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6 and others) into a wide range of products that provide robust connectivity indoors, outdoors and in the harshest industrial environments. Designed and developed in the USA, Inseego products and SaaS solutions build on the company’s patented technologies to provide the highest quality wireless connectivity for service providers, enterprises, and government entities worldwide. www.inseego.com
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1 *Based on AT&T analysis of Ookla® Speedtest Intelligence® data median download speeds for Q3 2020. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.