Flexibility and speed. The GC79 gives you both. Whether you're on the move or in your office, the GC79 provides wireless, hassle-free and fast contact with your customers and company networks. The Best of Two Worlds
With Wireless LAN, you've got speed. Serious speed. In public hotspots, and other areas where WLAN is available, the GC79 PC Card provides you with maximum speeds of up to 11 Mbps. When WLAN is not available, select GPRS/HSCSD instead. That will keep you covered. Get online - wherever you are, wherever you want.
GPRS/HSCSD for global access and WLAN for a fast local connection - with the GC79 PC Card, the best way to stay connected is always available.
Sleek and compact
Functional design can look good. The GC79 fits neatly into the PC Card slot of any laptop. Its integrated antenna allows you to keep the card in your laptop at all times - but we do understand if you take it out to have a look at it every now and then.
101 x 54 x 10.5 mm
GC79 PC Card Consumer Package content
Quick Start Guide
CD-ROM with GC79 Manager, drivers, user manuals and applications including:
Supported Operating Systems
Compatible with Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP operating systems
TCP/IP version 4
End to End MNP 2-4
LAPM (V.42) & RLP
MNP 5 & V.42bis. TCP/IP Header Compression
Supports concatencated SMS (long SMS)
SMS over GPRS (MO and MT)
Supports Unicode character set
Max 800 mA (full power)
PC Card Type II, 32-bit Cardbus
Integrated antenna, 15 mm extended
The pace of today's business activity is demanding. It requires you to be mobile, yet always accessible. The GC79 PC Card is the perfect solution, helping you to stay in contact with your customers - whether you're on the move or in your office.
The GC79 lets you easily select between WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network) and GPRS/HSCSD. Global coverage and top performance: The GC79 is the PC Card that gives you the best of two worlds.
So stay connected, make use of your time. Don't just wait in lounge - get some work done!
Time matters. So why waste it on poor connections? The GC79 is the fastest and most flexible way to stay connected.
The most frequently used Wireless LAN standard worldwide, WLAN 802.11b, is utilized by the GC79. It gives you the best possible performance. In public hotspots, such as airport lounges, offices or other areas where Wireless LAN networks are available, the GC79 provides speeds of up to 11 Mbps.
The GC79 also provides the fastest GPRS/HSCSD access available - 56.7 kbps.
The GC79 is a triple band PC Card. Using GPRS/HSCSD provides the broadest possible coverage on all five continents. As a Wi-Fi PC Card, it also provides the best available coverage on WLANs around the globe. The GC79 allows you to easily select between WLAN and GPRS/HSCSD, depending on what is available.
The GC79 is powered by your laptop: no extra chargers or cables are needed.
On the CD-ROM that comes with your GC79 PC Card, you will find the drivers you need and the GC79 Manager application. With the user-friendly interface of the GC79 Manager, you'll be up and running in no time.
Whether you have chosen a WLAN or GPRS/HSCSD connection, the GC79 Manager gives you the status of the communication. You can also use the GC79 Manager to set up new connections, edit your phonebook and send and receive SMS.
The Settings feature makes it possible for the user to view and change the following:
Phonebook and Text Message Manager (SMS)
The Phonebook on your SIM card can be managed with the Phonebook and Text Message Manager programs.
Send and receive text messages (SMS) to and from your laptop computer.
Helps you to create GPRS & HSCSD dialup connection:
Supports any number of PDP contexts
QoS parameters available
Pre-installed GPRS settings for different operators