August 21, 2011
 The Industry’s first dual-mode 3G/4G mobile broadband card, Merlin CC208 3G/4G 2-in-1 Card from Sprint, allows customers to take advantage of Sprint’s 4G network to accelerate productivity on the go. With the locking 2-in-1 adapter, users can swap between PC Card and ExpressCard® slots quickly and easily, freeing up USB ports for other devices. It’s ideal for the frequent business traveler browsing the Internet, checking email and uploading and downloading presentations. With turbo-charged 4G speeds, users can connect to their corporate server quickly, hold video-conferences without buffering, and download files in just seconds.

Features:
·       3G EV-DO Rev. A and WiMAX capable; Transition between 4G and 3G without requiring user interaction
·       2-in-1 Card is designed to work with both ExpressCard® and PC Card slots. Merlin CC208 has a locking 2-in-1 adapter that allows users to swap between PC Card and ExpressCard® slots quickly and easily, freeing up USB ports for other devices
·       4G data speeds (WiMAX) – Average download speeds of 3-6 Mbps and peak speeds of more than 10 Mbps; 3G data speeds (EV-DO Rev. A) – Peak download speeds up to 3.1 Mbps
·       Datalink 3G/4G
·       Works with Sprint SmartView Connection Manager software
·       Automatically connects to the fastest Sprint Mobile Broadband network available
·       GPS enabled
 
Basics:
·       Compatibility: Mac OS® X 10.4 and higher, as well as Windows® 7, XP and Vista
·       Dimensions: 138 x 54 x 22 mm (PCMCIA); 124 x 34 x 22 mm (Express)
·       Weight: 1.4 ounces (Express Card®); 2.4 ounces (ExpressCard® and PCMCIA)                
·       Slots: PCMCIA Type II / ExpressCard®
 
 
For more information visit www.sprint.com/4G

Contact(s)

Natalie Papaj, Sprint                                                Charlotte Rubin, Novatel Wireless, Inc.
703.592.8412                                                           858.812.3431
Natalie.Lariviere@sprint.com                                   crubin@nvtl.com