Sprint and Sierra Wireless has announced upcoming availability of Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot by Sierra Wireless. While the old OverDrive 3G/4G can share 3G/4G connection to five WiFi-enabled devices, the new Pro version connects to eight simultaneously.
Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot Features:
* Stream a favorite TV show or movie from Hulu™ or Netflix® to your Netbook or tablet while simultaneously surfing the Web in another room
* Wirelessly connect an Xbox 360 and game real-time with someone located across the country
* Move pictures wirelessly from a camera to a digital picture frame and surf the Web on a laptop while streaming Pandora®
* Work remotely anywhere in a 4G coverage area (or virtually anywhere with 3G) and easily connect a laptop, smartphone, tablet or wireless phone through a single connection
* Teams that are travelling can share Internet access with each other at hotels, airports and conference centers
* Taxis, limos and shuttle buses can provide Internet access for customer use while en route to their destination
* Healthcare teams can rely on an easy, reliable, power-up-and-go solution to use in Emergency Response Team (ERT) Go Kits, or while treating patients bedside
* Engineering, construction and insurance teams can instantly upload data, pictures of sites, accidents and images remotely
* Reporters first on the scene of a breaking story can share access to upload stories and photos while at the scene, without missing a beat.
Sprint will release the OverDrive Pro 3G/4G mobile hotspoty on 20 March for $49.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate with a two-year service agreement.