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PTCL EVO Wireless Broadband

By Sharafat • Jun 16th, 2009 • Category: Technology • 81 Comments

Experience the evolution of the broadband revolution with PTCL Evo - the ultimate solution for high speed internet access on the move. Just plug and play or work at home, in the office or anywhere in between. There’s no end to your imagination nor to what you can do with Evo.

  • Superior 3G experience.
  • Broadband Internet in your pocket
  • Unlimited downloads!
  • EV-DO Roaming in Karachi, Lahore & Islamabad/Rawalpindi - Nationwide Roaming through automatic switch over to 1 X in non EVDO Coverage areas.
  • Average download speeds from 300 kbps to 500 kbps!
  • Access rich media applications like live video streaming, web casts, online games and a host of other applications.
  • USB Interface - Compatible with Desktops & Laptops.
  • Plug & Play - Instant Connectivity

To place your order call 0800-8-0800, visit our Sales Locations

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Features

  • Enhanced 3G network technology for faster downloads and browsing.
  • Mobility/ Portability: Internet on the go - whenever and wherever
  • High speed internet experience: Supports entertainment services such as music, video streaming, images/ videos/ files sharing etc.
  • Simplicity: Faster deployment, easy to move
  • Provides superior Value and Quality of service through Reliable, Secure, High-availability network
  • Supported OS: Windows 2000 / XP / Vista/Mac OS.


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Benefits

Never Before Speed:
With PTCL Evo Wireless Broadband’s 3G network technology you now have access to internet at super fast speeds using the new USB Modem & PCMICA card.

Internet on the Go:
You now have the convenience of being able to access PTCL Evo Wireless Broadband from wherever you are.

Plug and Play:
All you now need to do is just plug the USB Modem/PCMICA into your Laptop / Desktop PC and you are ready to access a whole new world of high-speed internet connectivity.

Unlimited Downloads:
With Evo Wireless Broadband you get Unlimited Downloads! There is no limit to the amount of data you can download or upload. Since there is no limit to your imagination so why should there be any limit to what you can do with Evo!

Hassel free/Wireless:
With Evo sleek and stylish devices, you are now completely free from wires.

USB Interface:
With the USB port interface you can now simply plug the USB Modem device into either a Laptop or your Desktop PC and get ready to access high-speed internet connectivity.

Multifunctional Device:
The device also supports your Laptop / Desktop PC earphone and microphone. By inserting a Vfone RUIM you can use your Evo device to make/receive voice calls or send/receive SMS.


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Packages

Package 1
For subscriber having landline
Option 1 USB Device 6000 Upfront
Option 2 PCMCIA Card 4000 Upfront
Monthly Service Charges * Rs 2000

*Monthly service charges will be payable through PTCL Landline Bill

Package 2
For subscriber NOT having landline
Option 1 USB Device 6000 Upfront
Option 2 PCMCIA Card 4000 Upfront
Monthly Service Charges * Rs 2000

*Monthly service charges will be payable at start of each month at PTCL One Stop Shops or Customer Service Centers

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Camparison

Comparison Factor Dial-up DSL GSM Edge CDMA 1X Evo
Mobility No No Yes Yes Yes
Max Downlink Speed (kbps) 56 4000 384 153 3100
Max Uplink Speed (kbps) Uplink+Downlink Uplink+Downlink 384 153 1800
Average Downlink Speed (kbps) 5 400 30 30 500
Average Uplink Speed (kbps) Uplink+Downlink Uplink+Downlink 30 30 300
Time to Download 5 Mb file 27 Min 1.3 Min
22 Min
22 Min
1.3 Min
Time to Upload 5 Mb file 27 Min 1.3 Min 22 Min
22 Min 1.7 Min
Comparison Factor Dial-up DSL GSM Edge CDMA 1X Evo
E-mail Average Excellent Average Good Excellent
Internet Average Excellent Average Good Excellent
Video Download Poor Excellent Average Poor Excellent
Video conference Very poor Excellent Very poor Poor Excellent
VoIP Very poor Excellent Very poor Poor Excellent
Upload Photo Poor Excellent Average Average Excellent
Send Large Email Attachments Very poor Excellent Poor Average Excellent

Actual internet speed will depend on multiple factors like time of the day, number of simultaneous users, web page accessed, etc.

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Drivers Download

Download EVDO PCMCIA CARD Drivers (FOR WINDOWS) (FOR MAC)

Download EVDO USB CARD Drivers (FOR WINDOWS) (FOR MAC)

Source: PTCL.COM.PK


 
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