Dongles are nowadays gaining great momentum in the market of internet connectivity because of their size, compatibility, handling and price etc. They provide the best internet connectivity services wherever we go without any problems regarding roaming etc. Laptop-dongle combination has really proved a must have kit for those who use internet services in bulk. So, taking in consideration this demand for dongles, many companies are offering these mini devices with different features, specifications, price and designs.
In this article, I am going to talk about Reliance 3G USB dongle manufactured by Reliance Company. The launch of this dongle has really touched the heights of success and everyone prefers this dongle over all others similar gadgets available in the Indian market. Following are the features and specifications of this dongle:
Features and specifications of Reliance 3G USB dongle
The design of Reliance 3G USB dongle is really attractive. It has a curvy body with rounded edges and has a very slim look as compared to other dongles in this range. It is just 5mm thin, 3 cm long and 1 cm broad, making it easy to carry and handle it anywhere we go. It has a signal indicator on its upper side to indicate the type of network i.e. it flashes red when no signal is detected, green while using a 2G/GPRS network and blue while in a 3G network. So, its features regarding the design are really worth to be appreciated as it has turned successful in attracting customers in India to go for this mini internet device.
Connectivity and compatibility
Reliance 3G USB dongle supports 2G as well as 3G networks via a SIM. You can use the SIM of any network service provider like Reliance, Aircel, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea etc (recommended is Reliance) provided your device is unlocked. Here Unlocked means that by default, this device only supports the SIM from the Reliance network and if you want to use the SIM of any other network service provider, you need to unlock (root) this device. The unlocking can be done by taking the help of the retailer from where you buy it by paying some extra charges about Rs 100.
One of the main features of Reliance 3G USB dongle is that while using the internet, it automatically compresses the data received/sent to save your internet data balance and thus is best for those who are using the limited data usage plan via theirs ISPs. Another feature of this mini device is that it synchronizes the contacts present in your SIM to help you to take the backup of your contacts on your PC. The IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) is also a plus feature of the Reliance 3G USB dongle as it helps us to track the lost device when detected on a network.
The price of Reliance 3G USB dongle in India is Rs 1,499 (approx.)
My personal experience with Reliance 3G USB dongle
I have been using Reliance 3G USB dongle since last 1 year and I feel that this is the best device for the connection to the internet as I have never recorded any kind of problems regarding the connectivity of Reliance 3G USB dongle with a laptop or a PC. Therefore, according to me, it will be the best bargain for you if you are looking to buy a 3G USB dongle at this price range. This mini device is really a must-have device for everyone who uses internet through PCs or laptops. This device offers the best ever service for connecting to international networks at a blazing fast speed.
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This was all about the features and specifications of Reliance 3G USB dongle. I tried my level best to give you a complete overview of this product from Reliance Company in India. If you find that there is need of any change to be made in this article, then feel free to contact the author of this resource (me) personally and if you need any help regarding the information about the Reliance 3G USB dongle, then contact me through the responses to this article in the form of comments below.
|Guest Author: jessica 03 Jul 2013|
|Nice article,good description of 3G USB Dongle|
|Guest Author: sharad 15 Jul 2013|
|I want to use Reliance Dongle with 2g and 3g sometimes. What should I do? Purchase dongle and Reliance SIMs. Thats all, isn't it? Recharge them as and when needed.|
|Guest Author: ravi pawar 08 Nov 2013|
|how to resolve device lost issue ?? because i really get tired from this ?? please help me for the same.|
|Guest Author: Sanjay kumar 19 Nov 2013|
|I want dongle for internet use, & i want details|
|Author: Syed Musaddiq Nabi Andrabi 19 Dec 2013 Member Level: Gold Points : 0|
|The details are there in the article. If you want some further details please mention the topics.|
|Guest Author: rishav 28 Feb 2014|
|Can u please tel me about another reliance dongle which gives the speed of about 21.6 mbps? By the way this article is really good.|
|Guest Author: vishal 09 Mar 2014|
|I am using this device. When I put BSNL 3g SIM, it shows BSNL messages etc but when I click on connect icon, it shows data not connected.|
|Guest Author: Praksh 20 May 2014|
|I subscribed to Reliance 3G dongle in Madhya Pradesh. Now I'm moving to Odisha. Can I use it there or does roaming applies to 3G dongles also?|
|Guest Author: CB Singh 14 Sep 2014|
|This device works only on Roaming. Is there normal setting, guide if possible!|
|Guest Author: Kulvinder Singh 29 Sep 2014|
|My family has a Reliance 3G dongle & we have use as usual.|
But now I want to WiFi my house because my family needs there gadgets used with WIFI. Than I have send a mail to Reliance to please convert my 3g dongle in wifi on 21/09/2014. I have seen at reliance site that take a plan & we convert your 3g dongle in wifi.
But till today i have not receved any communication from the company.
In afternoon i recd a mail regarding the issue and ask to tlk about the issue to costumer care.Than i made call to cc he says no problem pls purchase the wifi dongle & start use this as usual.
So please advice me what to do go for purchase of new wifi or the company will change it?
|Author: Timmappa Kamat 22 Feb 2015 Member Level: Diamond Points : 4|
|The spec sheet of the dongle is quite impressive. But the network by reliance is most unreliable in some parts of the nation. It is good to see that the dongle can be unlocked to be able to use SIMs of other networks. Yet, article could have contained a method to unlock it by the user himself - if possible. However, nice information one must agree.|
|Author: Mukhtar 18 Apr 2015 Member Level: Gold Points : 6|
|We have great connectivity coverage of Idea. So I am using Idea 3G USB dongle. Before I was with Reliance but I have bad experience with Reliance dongle. I was unable to get coverage signal in my room. One more problem is customer service of reliance. Whenever I have called them they have noted down my complaint but no response till yet. In Gujarat Reliance does not provide good coverage mainly in remote areas and villages. Even small towns and cities in Gujarat face network problem. Most of Gujarat's residents use Tata Docomo or go with Idea Internet.|
|Guest Author: Gajendra Prasad 22 Jun 2015|
|I am using this device. When I put Idea SIM, it shows Idea messages etc but when I click on connect icon, it shows data not connected.|