Easy to use, easy to expandSetting up and using the DNA 4G WLAN Mokkula mobile hotspot is quick and easy. Sierra Wireless AirCard mobile hotspots are known for their informative and user-friendly LCD display screens, which provide all the device information needed to connect and monitor the hotspot network connection and battery life. The DNA 4G WLAN Mokkula offers a navigation button that scrolls through several screens, providing access to messages and alerts, firmware status, and more detailed device information directly from the device itself without logging in to the web interface. This saves users time and makes it easier to use the mobile hotspot with devices that may not have a standard web browser, such as Wi-Fi-enabled cameras or mobile gaming devices. The DNA 4G WLAN Mokkula offers up to 6 hours of battery life while in steady use, and for heavy users, an extended battery providing up to 8 hours will be made available as an optional purchase. For those who want to expand the use of their hotspot at home or in a small office setting, the AirCard Hub, also sold separately, acts as a docking station and extends the 4G LTE connection to 16 Wi-Fi, four Ethernet, and two USB devices, while charging the hotspot’s battery and boosting its signal strength with the use of external antennas. The AirCard Hub is expected to be available from DNA in mid-April. To purchase or learn more about the DNA 4G WLAN Mokkula hotspot and DNA’s 4G network, please visit the DNA website. Please visit the Sierra Wireless website for more information about the Sierra Wireless AirCard 762S mobile hotspot and the AirCard Hub. To contact the Sierra Wireless Sales Desk, call +1 (604) 232-1488 or visit http://www.sierrawireless.com/sales. Note to editors: To view and download images of Sierra Wireless products, please visit http://www.sierrawireless.com/newsroom/productimages.aspx. About DNA DNA Ltd is a Finnish telecommunications company providing high-quality voice, data and TV services to private customers and corporations. In 2011, DNA recorded a turnover of EUR 728 million and an operating profit of EUR 51 million. DNA has more than 3 million mobile and fixed-line network customers. For more information, please visit www.dna.fi. About Sierra Wireless Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) offers industry-leading mobile computing and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications products and solutions that connect people, devices, and applications over cellular networks. Wireless service providers, equipment manufacturers, enterprises and government organizations around the world depend on us for reliable wireless technology. We offer 2G, 3G and 4G wireless modems, routers and gateways as well as a comprehensive suite of software, tools, and services that ensure our customers can successfully bring wireless applications to market. For more information about Sierra Wireless, visit www.sierrawireless.com. “AirCard” is a registered trademark of Sierra Wireless. Other product or service names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
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