Verizon introduced a new wireless USB modem, the Verizon Wireless UMW190, developed by Personal Communications Devices. It is already available for purchase online and through the company's business sales channels at a price of $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new 2-year customer agreement.
- Dual-Band CDMA Rev. A; Tri-Band (850/1900/2100 MHz UMTS/HSPA) and Quad-Band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (900/1800, 850/1900);
- Pre-installed SIM card;
- USB connection;
- Compatible with Windows 2000, XP and Vista;
- Visual status indicator;
- Built-in text messaging, an added communication option
The device offers simple “plug and play” installation and configuration thanks to Verizon Wireless’ easy-to-use VZAccess Manager software.