MBR90 Mobile Wireless Router You Have All The Modem Options

Cradlepoint MBR90 is a Wireless Mobile Broadband Router which allows you connect to all the modem options including broadband DSL/Cable, Satellite, or 3G/4G modems for creating Wi-Fi network to share the internet. With presets TCP/UDP port forwarding for over 500 gaming, the router is convenience for gaming applications.

Should you build a wireless network in home to share the internet, you need a wireless router as the heart of the network. Should your home network connect to the internet, you need to signup for broadband internet connection either Cable or DSL. Cable and DSL are wired Internet and you can share the connection wirelessly with many client computers or other Internet devices using wireless broadband router which is designed to connect to either Cable or DSL modem.

Beside wired Internet, you have the option to use the wireless internet with 3G/4G cellular network technology. You can share a single Wireless internet connection with many clients using the wireless mobile router which is designed to work with any types of USB cellular modems to connect to the cellular network (3G or 4G). You cannot use the traditional wireless broadband router to work with cellular network. On the other hand, you cannot use the wireless mobile router to work with wired Cable or DSL Internet. But with MBR90 Wireless Mobile broadband router, you have all the options.

All Modem Options

MBR90 mobile broadband router allows you to create your home Wi-Fi network using wired internet (either Cable or DSL), or wireless internet (3G or 4G network). When you connect to the cellular network, you have many options of most popular modems from different wireless operators including AT&T, Bell Canada, Clearwire, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless (Alltel), and Virgin Mobile, Cricket, Rogers, Sprint, T-Mobile, Telus.

In home, you have all the available options for connecting to the internet with either wired or wireless internet with this MBR90 mobile router. With traditional wireless broadband router, you can connect to the internet by means of Cable or DSL modem. But for outdoor usage where DSL/Cable is not available, you cannot create a Wi-Fi network with Internet connection. But with MBR90 you can create Wi-Fi network either indoor or outdoor. For impromptu situations such as emergency response, off-site meeting, sporting events, or backstage at a concert, the MBR90 can help you create the Wi-Fi network and connect with the world with your team work.

The good thing with this MBR90 wireless mobile router is that when you connect the router to multiple data modems, the router failover to the backup connection automatically when the primary connection fails.

High Performance Network

MBR90 is powered by the latest 802.11n wireless technology to provide high performance Wi-Fi network with the range coverage up to 750 ft to support up to 32 Wi-Fi users and unlimited users via Ethernet. The router includes 4-port Ethernet 10/100Mbps for LAN interface and one 10/100 Ethernet port for Cable / DSL / Satellite modems connections.

Unlike the business class MBR1200 mobile router, this MBR90 is designed with gamers in mind with Game Specific Presets (GSP) – the presets of TCP / UDP port forwarding for over 500 games. With port forwarding feature, you can expose a certain port to be available in the internet and is accessible by interne users. Unlike DMZ feature which forwards all the ports to the exposed host, port forwarding forward only specific ports for gaming. The beauty with this router is that it includes the application Layer Gateways (ALG) which automatically opens and closes ports based on gaming traffic you are playing. This eliminates the complication of manual configuration.

For media streaming, the router supports Quality of Service to prioritize streaming media and voice over other non-critical data applications such as E-mail and files download or web browsing. This is good to assure the jitter-free and lag-free of the streaming video and gaming.

For multi-options Internet connection, Cradlepoint MBR90 is ideal solution for home wireless networking router and it is also ideal solution for impromptu outdoor usage such as emergency response, sport events, and outside meeting to keep connected to the internet.

By Ki Grinsing

Mobile Broadband – Advantages and Disadvantages

Mobile broadband is a form of wireless internet connection. It is also known as mobile internet. There are devices which can simply be plugged into the computers for getting access to the internet. The most common devices used are mobile dongles, data cards and mobile phones. 3G laptops are also becoming popular. Mobile broadband is highly in demand because of its unique feature of providing internet on the go.

Mobile broadband utilizes 3G services. This in turn uses two technologies which are High Speed Download Packet Access and High Speed Upload Packet Access. This gives the user high downloading and uploading speeds. You just need to plug in the device into your laptop to avail high speed internet.

The advantages offered by it are many. These advantages are listed below.


  • You can conveniently use internet while traveling in bus, train, etc. You can also have a 24/7 internet connection while you are on a vacation.
  • The devices are small and easy to carry. You can drop them into your pockets or handbags conveniently.
  • It has an inbuilt modem and it also doesn’t need separate electricity connection. It is a totally wire-less connection.
  • There is no need to get a telephone line. You can thus save the extra cost of the regular internet connection.
  • You can access internet in areas where there is no internet service provider.
  • The software is pre-installed in the modem and it installs the same into the computer when the modem is plugged.

There are also certain disadvantages which are listed as under.


  • The speed is sometimes slower than other broadband connections.
  • There aren’t many providers to choose from.
  • It is costlier than the standard broadband connections.
  • It cannot take heavy loads and the download limit also proves to be a negative aspect.

Interesting Facts About Mobile Broadband

When people hear the word mobile broadband, they immediately go to the conclusion that it is an internet connection for mobile phones. But they are partially right with that one. Because of the many discoveries and innovations that is been going on with the internet connection, internet service providers have come up with a lot of ways on how people can enjoy using their internet either through laptop or mobile phone.

Mobile Broadband in a Laptop

Providers have come up not only with the idea of using an internet connection through mobile phones but to laptops as well. They have come up with SIM cards, standard and premium dongles, and MiFi. These devices can connect laptop users through the internet through mobile broadband which is a bit questionable since it is called ‘mobile broadband’. But nevertheless it yields to the same results- an internet connection anywhere you go and any time you want.

Mobile Broadband Device Options

SIM card- Just like in a SIM only deal, a connection that uses a SIM card offers a variety of prices which will suit the users’ individual needs. They can get internet connection in their laptop or mobile phone for as low as £7.50. This is not only applicable to laptop and mobile phone but to iPad as well.

Another option is the standard and premium dongle. A dongle works like a flash drive but the only difference is it gives data instead of storing some in it. A standard dongle can be used anywhere and anytime the user wants to have an internet connection to his laptop, iPad, or mobile phone. While the premium dongle need only a swivel on its head to have a better internet connection. With these devices, internet users can enjoy internet connectivity whenever they want to.

The most admirable device for such connection is the Mi-Fi. With this device, Internet users can plug as many as 5 devices to this to connect to the internet through a WI-FI connection. So the saying “the more, the merrier” is applicable to this kind of broadband connection. Also, this saves up time and money since people can just connect to the Mi-Fi when they want to connect to the internet without having to look for the nearest internet café and pay for a large sum of money for just a short internet usage.

Mobile broadband devices also include a wireless broadband, which enables users to detect a broadband signal wherever they go and can connect to it through a wireless connection. Also, there is a booster which allows users to upgrade their system. These boosters will help them have a better internet connection.

Some providers also offer monthly deals and other deals regarding phone or SIM usage. People can choose the mobile phone that they want to use with their mobile broadband and they also get the chance to choose a deal which will help them save money.