Gear: YachtSpot 4G+Wi-Fi G3 Router

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YachtSpot 4G+Wi-Fi G3 Router

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This new Wi-Fi router from YachtSpot boasts a 4G module that works anywhere in the world, as opposed to devices that revert to 2G or 3G when outside their home regions. It supports most LTE 4G frequency bands as well as Wi-Fi. Its internet connection can be shared between all Wi-Fi-capable onboard devices. If there’s no local Wi-Fi hotspot available, you can connect via 4G or 3G by opening a web browser and entering the connection details. The next model up, the YachtSpot PRO 3G, allows you to switch between V-SAT, Fleet Broadband and fixed-line links. Both models are FCC approved for installation in U.S.-flagged boats. 4G+WiFi $3,394, 3G Pro

$3,846. Eurotask Ltd, eurotaskltd.com

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March 2017

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