DALLAS, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* announced today that the AT&T Unite is available for $0.99 with a two year agreement. The 4G LTE mobile hotspot from Sierra Wireless can be purchased through all AT&T channels beginning February 8.
Powered by the nation's largest 4G network**, AT&T Unite can connect up to 10 Wi-Fi® enabled devices, as well as provide a guest network for one-time users. Unite is easy to use with a 2.4" touchscreen display featuring data usage status and Wi-Fi network information right on the home screen. With up to 10 hours of battery life and up to 10 days of standby, it is powerful enough to keep up with customers' lives. Customers can also manage connected devices, change network and device settings and block unwanted devices from joining the network – directly from the touchscreen.
Customers purchasing connected devices from AT&T have more options in choosing the plan that's right for them and their mobile devices. Customers can choose one of AT&T's existing individual or family plans or select a shared data plan. With AT&T Mobile Share plans, new and existing customers can share a single bucket of data across smartphones, tablets, and other compatible devices, including the AT&T Unite. Adding a mobile hotspot device to a Mobile Share plan is just $20 a month.***
"It's easy to use and easy to carry with you, making it ideal for staying connected to family and friends throughout the day," said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president, Devices and Developer Services, AT&T. "When combined with the nation's largest 4G network and our flexible Mobile Share plans, AT&T Unite offers a tremendous value for customers that are looking for reliable internet service while on-the-go."
AT&T customers have access to the nation's largest 4G network, covering 288 million people. AT&T's 4G LTE network covers more than 170 million people.
* AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
** 4G speeds not available everywhere. Limited 4G LTE availability in select markets. LTE is a trademark of ETSI. Learn more at att.com/network.
*** Smartphone required. Up to ten devices per plan. Additional monthly charge per device. $15 per GB for add'l data. Unlimited talk and text for phones only. Activation fee may apply. Additional deposits and other restrictions may apply. Access to corporate email, intranet sites and apps available for $15/mo. per device.
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