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Sprint Mobile Broadband Express Card

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$329.99 regular price
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$179.99 new price


Dimensions: 4.4" x 1.3 " x 0.2"
Weight: < 1.4 ounces


Take the office wherever you go on the Sprint Power VisionSM network—the nation’s largest wireless broadband network--with the Sprint Mobile Broadband Express Card by Novatel Wireless™ (MerlinTM EX720). Access your company network and databases, send and receive email with attachments, and surf the Web with ease.

The Merlin EX720 is designed to plug into newr PC laptops that have an express card slot versus a PCMCIA Type II card slot. This card is equiped with a new chipset that supports increased upload and download speeds available with the upgraded Sprint Mobile Broadband technology currently deploying through third quarter 2007. This device is backward compatible with all versions of the Sprint Vision and Power Vision networks.

Packaged with Sprint PCS Connection ManagerSM Software for connectivity to the Sprint Network. Get new upgrades over the air or visit Sprint Software Downloads.

Mobile Broadband Capable: With the evolution to EV-DO Revision A, users in markets where it is available will experience average download speeds of 600 kbps 1.4 Mbps; and average upload speeds of 350 500 kbps.
Sprint Location Services: Using the GPS chipset embedded in this Mobile Broadband card and the latest version of Sprint Connection Manager, users can conduct a "locate and search", which plots their current location on a map, and then searches for nearby points of interest. Users can also enter their own custom point of interest query. For more information, please see the Sprint Location Services User Guide.
  • Reliable High Speed Wireless Data Access Where Available: Receive broadband data transmission speeds when downloading and uploading data to your PC (when and where available).
  • Security: Employs CDMA wireless technology authentication and identification system for top-notch security. The Mobile Identification Number (MIN) and Electronic Serial Number (ESN), together with CDMA spread spectrum technology, make it virtually impossible for unauthorized users to capture and decipher messages and other sensitive information.
  • Antenna: Advanced flip-up antenna that offers advanced dual band diversity design enhances performance by maximizing data throughput.
  • Advance Power Management: Operating voltage of 3.3V for optimal laptop performance and reduced battery drain.
  • Software: Single Sprint Connection Manager that supports all Novatel Wireless product lines: S620, S720, U720 and EX720. One client to access Sprint’s Power VisionSM and backwards compatible with all versions of the Sprint Vision and Power Vision networks.
  • Network Driver Interface Specification (NDIS): Network Adapter support allows for "Always On", Auto-Connect, faster connection time, and Intelligent Data Traffic Routing. No client required to connect.
  • Enterprise Auto Update Control: Allows IT Manager to host and control updates to the Sprint Connection Manger client; no need to cycle hardware through IT for updates. Control PRL, Firmware and Software.
  • MSI Installation Support: Control installation by taking advantage of Microsoft Installer feature set
  • Custom Installation: Allows IT Manager to control Sprint Connection Manager features at time of installation
  • 4.4" x 1.3 " x 0.2"
  • < 1.4 ounces
Tech Specs: Leverages the CDMA2000 1x/ EV-DO network with 800/1900 MHz frequency
Availability: Available now

Optional Accessories

Accessories SKU SRP
Intelligent device that converts Express Card signals to PCMCIA CardBus signals, the most common interface for installed base laptops. MNU7262Q $49.99