T-Mobile’s new webConnect USB Laptop Stick is a portable modem that allows you to connect to the Web on your laptop using T-Mobile’s 3G network or Wi-Fi. The device comes with T-Mobile Connection Manager software to automatically detect the best available Internet connection.
The WebConnect USB laptop stick offers tri-band 3G connectivity (HSDPA/UMTS 1900/AWS/2100), and is compatible with GPRS/EDGE networks. It can also double as a portable storage device with a microSD/SDHC expansion slot that can accept up to 8GB cards.
The T-Mobile WebConnect USB Laptop Stick should be available in select T-Mobile retail stores and online starting March 25 for $49.99 with a two-year contract after rebate; $99.99 with one-year contract; or $249.99 with no contract.