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Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
Can this be used in the car during travel, and for streaming movies?
Recent Question:
Can this be used as mobile hotspot in the car wile i travel?
Recent Question:
with the internet on the go mobile hot spot by d link do you have to buy a plan or can you just use refill cards
Recent Question:
can you buy unlimited data?
Recent Question:
can you purchase unlimited data cards for the mobil hotspots?
Questions with Most Recent Answers
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Can this be used in the car during travel, and for streaming movies?
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Can this be used as mobile hotspot in the car wile i travel?
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after I activate this ,can i put it in my car and have mobile internet on the road/go ,anywhere
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Is this devise capable in zip code 48164
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Does Data card expire if not completely used in allotted time frame?
Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

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Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

The Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro allows you to take WiFi and 3G and 4G networks with you wherever you go. Connect your laptop, tablet or other wireless devices with this 3G or 4G dual-mode device. The Overdrive Pro Mobile Hotspot features a microSD slot that allows you to save data from all your devices in one place. The Overdrive Pro 3G/4G is 802.11b/g/n compliant and has a standby time of up to 36 hours. The Overdrive Pro Mobile Hotspot also comes with GPS support and a rechargeable lithium-ion 1800mAh battery. With the Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro you're always connected!
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Questions & Answers for Virgin Mobile Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

Question

can it be used with windows 8?

can it be used with windows 8?
asked 10 months ago
By
geegee
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
1 answer
Answers
answer 1
Yes. But you need to be sure your computer has the wifi radio hardware built in or on a plug in card.
answered 10 months ago
By
WEAJD
Question

Will this work with the Wii station for Netflix?

asked 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Bertie
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
If the Wii is wifi enabled, the YES.
answered 11 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
If the Wii station is wifi enabled, then YES.
answered 11 months ago
By
stepover
answer 3
Hi! I used the device through my Roku to stream Netflix. It worked ok while the unit was in fast 4g mode. After a certain daily/monthly limit, the unit slows down to 256K. I don't think this would be fast enough for Netflix without pauses.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
nashvilleguy37
Question

Does this device also have the $20 for 1GB plan option?

the Internet on the Go Mobile Hotspot has an option for $20 for 1GB plan, does this device also?
asked 2 years, 2 months ago
By
gpend
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
It does have the 1GB $20/month option if purchased from Walmart but this plan only includes 3G...NOT 4G.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
an anonymous customer
answer 2
It does have the 1GB plan if purchased from Walmart BUT it only includes 3G connection...NOT 4G.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
internetusealldaylong
answer 3
Yes, if you bought it from Walmart.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
Sprocketteer
 - Maryland
Question

Is there a roaming charge?

asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Nutcase
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Roaming charges don't apply to a data network, you either have a connection or you don't, period.
answered 11 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
Roaming doesn't apply with data networks. You either are connected to an available network, be it 3G or 4G or your not, period.
answered 11 months ago
By
stepover
answer 3
Very simple, NO. Once you have paid you monthly fee, it's yours to use wherever you go or need it.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
mozmom
Question

does it work with net flix

asked 7 months ago
By
butch
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
If you have a Netflix account, then the 3G/4G data can be used to stream videos.
answered 6 months ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
no if you use it, wipe all the 6gb I was on vudu movies I was watching Thor and got to the middle of the movie and my 6gb was wipe out so I have to 55 dollar prepaid card only good to use is the enter net no for music video or movie video you could go on Facebook and you could check your email and go to amazon
answered 7 months ago
By
reno1968
answer 3
Yes, but the amount of data Netflix used for one 45 minute television show was ridiculous around 450Mb. On the cheap plan you only get a little more than 3 times that much data, 1.5 Gb. So yes it is fast enough to stream Netflix, but I don't think you would want to do any marathon watching.
answered 7 months ago
By
AAmanda
Question

Does this come with a charger for home? For car?

asked 2 years, 2 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
Of course it comes with a home charger but you'll have to purchase a Car Charger somewhere else (Walmart may have it...not sure).
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Los Angeles, CA
answer 2
Came with home charger only.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
Haggisonline
Question

Is this device windows 8 compatible??

asked 1 year, 4 months ago
By
bthomas4957
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
As long as your windows 8 device is wifi enabled, then YES.
answered 11 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
YES~! IT DOES WORK well with Microsoft Windows 8...I am using it in my new laptop computer right now as I type this response back to you now... SO, YES is your answer~!
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Diamonddoug007
Question

Is there a SIM card?

asked 7 months ago
By
arch
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
No. Since this device does not carry any personalized information it does not require a SIM card.
answered 7 months ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
No SIM card.
answered 7 months ago
By
nnaa2
Question

What is the range? How close do you have to be to get a signal?

Can I use it for devices in other parts of the house or do you have to be in the same room?
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
By
GettingRIDofmyBUNDLE
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
This is a piece of junk. You can use the net provided the Sprint signal is strong enough to support what you are doing. Three or four people in my neighborhood also have this device. We are only 3G. When one or two of the children are on playing games or watching movies I cannot get on. Also they tend to kick me off. It's ok if you want to use it at 2/3 AM when no one else is.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
thewalker
answer 2
It can be used in another room. 150ft or closer is the range.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
By
satown210
Question

can i connect with a usb,or does it have to be wireless?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
bbnj
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
It is a mobile wireless unit, that gives you Internet on the go, wherever there is a SPRINT signal in your area. So you need to use with any Wireless enabled devices that you have, that the Wi-Fi setting can be turned on and off too, Okay.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Diamonddoug007
answer 2
have to be wireless,its for wifi hotspots of the wireless company
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
oSpeedyr
 - Poinciana, florida
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