New Single Device Option Offers Simple End-to-End Wireless Home and Office Networking
• CLEAR 4G Home Service Plans with Unlimited Data Usage Start at $35/Month
• Fast Home Networking with 802.11n; Compatible with 802.11b/g
• Clearwire 4G Network Now Covers 103 Million People in 68 Markets
KIRKLAND, Wash., Dec 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) —
Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR), a leading provider of
wireless broadband services and operator of the first 4G network in the
country, today announced the availability of the Clear Modem with Wi-Fi.
The new modem brings super fast CLEAR(R) 4G service to the home or
office, simplifying local area networking with an end-to-end wireless
Clearwire 4G network offers average mobile download speeds
of 3 to 6 mbps with bursts over 10 mbps.*
"Now our customers can get broadband Wi-Fi internet throughout their
house, with one simple device about the size of a book – and without a
rat’s nest of wires," said Mike Sievert, Chief Commercial Officer at
Clearwire. "Our new Clear Modem with Wi-Fi makes it easier than ever to
connect the Wi-Fi devices that customers already have at home, such as
laptops and desktops, tablets, iPods, and smartphones, without needing a
wired connection to the cable or phone company."
The Clear Modem with Wi-Fi is part of a growing ecosystem of
nearly 70 devices on the market today that enable customers to connect
to CLEAR 4G. The Clear Modem with Wi-Fi offers secure Wi-Fi connectivity
to 802.11b/g/n capable devices and supports Windows XP SP2, Windows
Vista 32/64, Windows 7 32/64 and Mac OS8 or higher.
Price and Availability
The Clear Modem with Wi-Fi is available nationwide from
http://www.clear.com and from CLEAR retail stores and authorized dealers
beginning today. The Clear Modem with Wi-Fi can be purchased for $120
or leased for $7 per month. Monthly data service starts at $35. CLEAR
home service customers can add home voice service, with unlimited local
and long distance calling in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, for just
$15 per month.