About the NETGEAR AC797-100NAS
Portable 4G LTE Wi-Fi
Portable 4G LTE Wi-Fi
The pocket-sized, battery-powered NETGEAR AC797 lets you use your mobile data plan to generate 400Mbps of dual-band Wi-Fi wherever you roam. And your data is secured by your own password and tough WPA2 encryption, unlike public Wi-Fi hotspots. The device has a built-in slot for inserting your own SIM card. The 1.77" LCD screen lets you monitor connections and data usage, and filter content for any connected devices.
Note: The AC797 is compatible with AT&T, T-Mobile, and any mobile virtual network operators that use AT&T and T-Mobile as a network provider. It is not compatible with Verizon.
- dual-band portable Wi-Fi 5 router
- uses your mobile data to generate 4G LTE Wi-Fi
- Note: Compatible with AT&T, T-Mobile, and any mobile virtual network operators that use AT&T and T-Mobile as a network provider; not compatible with Verizon
- 1.77" LCD screen lets you monitor activity at a glance
- built-in SIM card slot (unlocked)
- mobile broadband delivers download speeds up to 400 Mbps
- connect up to 32 Wi-Fi devices on the go
- NETGEAR mobile app lets you manage connections, configure settings and monitor data usage
- content filtering lets you block site access by specific URL or general content parameters
- allows creation of a password-protected guest network
- WPA/WPA2 encryption keeps your data safe
- 2-band carrier aggregation for higher data transmission rates
- up to 11 hours of use on a single battery charge
- microUSB charging cable included
Dimensions and warranty:
- 4-3/8"W x 5/8"H x 2-11/16"D
- weight: 0.17 lbs.
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # AC797-100NAS
What's in the box:
- Mobile hotspot
- Rechargeable battery
- Battery cover
- AC/USB power adapter
- 41" microUSB-to-USB cable
- Nano SIM adapter
- Quick Start Guide
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Features & specs
|Wireless Range||Not given|
|Wi-Fi Standard||Wi-Fi 5|
|Wi-Fi bands/total speed||Dual-Band 400 Mbps|
|2.4GHz band||200 Mbps|
|5.2GHz band||200 Mbps|
|USB 2.0 ports||N/A|
|USB 3.0 ports||N/A|
4G LTE Mobile Hotspot: The Netgear AirCard 797 (AC797) Mobile Hotspot helps you to secure a reliable 4G LTE and 3G connection at home, in the office, or in a public space. Bring your own secured network connection in your pocket wherever you go with the AC797 Mobile Hotspot As a perfect travel companion, the AirCard 797 supports domestic and international roaming bands, plus brings WiFi to you across town or even when you travel the world. Share fast wireless internet access with your tablet, laptop, or any WiFi enabled device.
Note: Requires an active SIM card with mobile data subscription plan (not included); works best on AT&T and T-Mobile networks
Dual-Band WiFi 5 with MIMO: 802.11ac WiFi provides ultimate performance for streaming media, gaming, & data transfer, while simultaneous dual-band WiFi gives you the flexibility of top speed (5 GHz) or greater range (2.4 GHz). Connect up to 32 WiFi enabled devices like your smartphone, tablet and laptop - all simultaneously. Using MIMO (Multiple-Input Multiple-Output) technology, the AC797 can stream data to multiple devices simultaneously. With MIMO, your WiFi network can deliver faster throughput to every MIMO connected device. That means faster downloads and smoother streaming for your devices.
Secure Network: Unlike public WiFi, the Netgear AirCard 797 Mobile Hotspot offers great peace of mind, with a highly secure, password-protected connection, access control, a guest network, and other security measures such as a firewall and port filtering. You'll be able to protect your confidential business and personal data with your own reliable network using the Netgear AC797.
Netgear Mobile App: Easily manage your connection, guest WiFi, settings, and data usage from the convenience of the NETGEAR Mobile app (for Apple iOS 9.0+ and Android OS 5.0+) on your compatible smartphone or tablet device. .
1.77" LCD Screen: The Netgear AirCard 797 Mobile Hotspot's built-in 1.77” color LCD screen communicates network info, connectivity,data usage, battery life, and more.
Rechargeable Battery: The Netgear AirCard 797 Mobile Hotspot is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery (2930mAh) that can provide up to 11 hours of continuous usage. A USB/AC power adapter and USB cable is provided to charge the battery
Note: Up to approximately 11 hours of battery life achieved by the following use case - stream YouTube for 1 hour, followed by 30 minutes of idle time, and then repeat for 11 hours. Actual battery life will vary depending on network and environmental conditions, devices connected, device settings, content streamed, and battery age.
Sleep Mode: The Netgear AirCard 797 Mobile Hotspot automatically enters sleep mode to save power when no WiFi devices connect for more than five minutes.