Idea Cellular has launched a new version of its 3G dongle called the Idea NetSetter. This new dongle supports speeds up to 21.6Mbps and will be available for Rs 2,160 in Idea’s 3G circles, which includes Maharashtra, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, and Kerala.
As mentioned above, the new NetSetter functions on Idea’s HSPA network and supports download speeds of up to 21.6Mbps and upload speeds of up to 5.76Mbps. It is compatible with devices running on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows RT, Linux and Mac and is also backward compatible on EDGE and GPRS. Additionally, it has an in-built microSD card slot for cards with up to 32GB of storage.
Earlier this year, Idea had drastically cut down its 3G data rates and NetSetter buyers can avail of these discounted rates. One can opt for 3G data packs ranging from Rs 250 for 1GB of data to Rs 1,250 for 10GB of data every month.