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Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
Can u stream movies ,videos
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Does this device allow port forward and DDNS?
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i have very little cell service with my at&t phone at my camp will i get good internet service with this unit?
Recent Question:
can this one be put on straight talk service??
Recent Question:
do you have to sign up for a data plan?
Questions with Most Recent Answers
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Can u stream movies ,videos
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can you use xbox live on this hotspot
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Does this device work with I-phones and in the 45662 area?
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How well does the mobile HotSpot work with a XBOX ONE?
Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot

Customer Questions & Answers for
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 1 year, 2 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 1 year, 2 months ago
By
WEAJD
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, 5 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, 4 months 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, 4 months ago
By
internetusealldaylong
answer 3
Yes, if you bought it from Walmart.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
By
Sprocketteer
 - Maryland
Question

Will this work with the Wii station for Netflix?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
By
Bertie
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
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answer 1
If the Wii is wifi enabled, the YES.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
If the Wii station is wifi enabled, then YES.
answered 1 year, 2 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, 6 months ago
By
nashvilleguy37
Question

Is there a roaming charge?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
By
Nutcase
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
3 answers
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answer 1
Roaming charges don't apply to a data network, you either have a connection or you don't, period.
answered 1 year, 2 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 1 year, 2 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, 8 months ago
By
mozmom
Question

does it work with net flix

asked 10 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 10 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 10 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 10 months ago
By
AAmanda
Question

does this work on xbox

asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
jim
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
As long as the xbox is wifi enabled, YES.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
although it has plenty of bandwidth for online gaming its probably not ideal due to latency. for example in first person shooters you will probably be at a disadvantage to people on a cable modem, as they will have less delay in their actions and movements
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
superfastkyle
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do you need home phone service for this device?

asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
special k
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
This device does NOT require a phone.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
No. The system is entirely wireless -- it talks via radio to the Sprint towers in your area.
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
SeniorSoftwareEngineer
Question

Do you have to have a separate telephone number

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Sharon
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
The account is set off a 10 digit number, but this is not a voice line, its only for data, NO.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
No
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Dcajm
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How many devices can you connect to it? Do you need to carry it around all if you want internet all the time?

asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Gmp
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
It will allow up to 5 users connected at once. Although, it also give you the option set a max user number from 1 to 5.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
stepover
answer 2
5 Devices
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
SqueakyBubble
Question

Can you purchase the special 1GB for $20/month with the device online?

asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Karen
on Virgin Sierra Wireless Overdrive Pro 3G/4G Mobile Hotspot
2 answers
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answer 1
I haven't seen that plan.

Available plans are 2gb for $35/mo and 5gb for $55/mo.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 2
I have called several times and emailed for an address to purchase GBs online and have never gotten an answer or reply if you haven't already purchased this don't, look for other options, it constantly loses signal any where I'm at when others don't. I wasted my money.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
unhappy577666
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