Pros

  • Portable router gives Wi-Fi hotspot via USB modem
  • Very good documentation to help you through setup
  • Reasonable price

Cons

  • Mediocre battery life
  • Bulkier than a Mi-Fi

At A Glance

The versatile Zyxel MWR211 lets you use almost any carrier's USB modem or wired broadband to create a Wi-Fi hotspot, making it a great tool for travelers who want to switch wireless carriers to save money or improve coverage.