Most modern smartphones allow users to create a WiFi hotspot on their phone letting you share your mobile data with a tablet or laptop. However a lot of consumers prefer to use a dedicated portable hotspot. Novatel , one of the largest portable wifi hotspot manufacturers just announced the shipment of their 3 millionth unit.
“The MiFi system architecture brought a new user-experience to mobile broadband consumers, with one click connect and no software to install. It also allows carriers to reach a wider, more diverse subscriber base with innovative service opportunities. We are very pleased to have achieved this milestone illustrating our significant market and product leadership for mobile hotspots ,” Novatel Wireless CEO Peter Leparulo said in a statement.