Picture this – you use a USB dongle to access the Internet and a router to connect through your devices every day. However, this becomes a little uncomfortable once you need portability more often than not. You would need both these devices whenever you are on the move. To your great convenience, D-Link (Le Petit) DWR-510 offers a 3G USB dongle and a Wi-Fi router packed in a single device. Sounds modish and relieving, isn’t it? Of course.
Almost the size of a regular pen drive, D-Link DWR-510, ensures super-easy mobility and HSUPA (High-Speed Uplink Packet Access) 3.75G service support. The HSUPA support implies a downstream speed up to 7.2 Mbps and an upload speed up to 5.76 Mbps. It also offers backward compatible support for HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, and GPRS. In addition to this, you have the freedom to choose a SIM card of any mobile service provider that provides these connectivity platforms.
D-Link (Le Petit) DWR-510 router has a simpler user interface in comparison to usual wireless routers. You can network with up to ten wireless devices to use the Internet, to share files and documents, or for LAN purposes. It also supports the WPA2-PSK encryption method and a wireless LAN speed of up to 150 Mbps. It is remarkable here that the D-Link (Le Petit) router is meant for moderate tasks owing to its small design. You shall expect slightly more than average file transfer rates. Sharing more than three large files at the same time may slow it down. The signal strength stands good up to a distance of 15 feet and supports frequency bands 850/1900/2100 MHz.
You can charge the D-Link DWR-510 router by plugging it to a USB port or an AC adapter. When you plug it, the D-Link Connection Manager is installed that can be used to configure settings. There is a small switch for your ease, to toggle between the Modem and the Router modes. In the modem mode, you can simply use it on a single machine without sharing with other devices, and it helps you to save battery power by turning off Wi-Fi. Similarly, in Wi-Fi router mode, you can share the Internet connection with the devices.
The D-Link (Le Petit) DWR-510 router supports wireless connection with devices like iPhone, portable gaming device, PSP, smartphone, notebook, digital camera, etc.