As the most important carrier network in the USA, AT & T has a large range of wireless devices for 4G LTE networks, including the wireless mobile hotspot. AT & T has presented a series of 4G mobile WiFi hotspots in the name of Unite. The AT & T Unite Pro and Unite Explore are the two popular 4G LTE WiFi routers. For those people who are unfamiliar with AT & T Unite product series, they may ask: What is the difference between AT & T Unite Pro and Unite Explore? Which one is more advanced and better? Read this blog and you may find the answers. AT & T Unite Pro VS Unite Explore Appearance The AT & T Unite Pro comes from the Netgear Aircard 781s and is customized to be AT & T Unite Pro. On the front of the screen, the AT & T Logo is available. Like other Netgear 4G mobile hotspots, the Unite Pro has a touchscreen with data usage meter, and the Home and back buttons are at the side of the screen. The power buttons are on the top edge side while the opposite side is located on the USB 3.0 port and two connectors for external antenna. The back cover can be opened to insert the SIM card and the battery is removable for the batter exchange. data usage meter and the Home and back buttons are at the side of the screen. The power buttons are on the top edge side while the opposite side is located on the USB 3.0 port and two connectors for external antenna. The back cover can be opened to insert the SIM card and the battery is removable for the batter exchange. Following the Netgear AC781S design, the AT & T Unite Explore also has the same screen features, the buttons, antenna connectors and USB ports are almost the same as that in Unite Pro 781s. The AT & T Unite Explore comes from Netgear Aircard 815s. The main difference from the appearance is the Unite Explore AC815S is in a rugged design, which is water and dust proof for outdoor activities. AT & T Unite Pro VS Unite Explore Specifications The appearance of the AT & T Unite Pro and Unite Explore are very similar except the Aircard 815s rugged design. The AT & T then let's compare the Unite Pro Specs and Unite Explore Specs. The table below shows the two AT & T mobile hotspots specs and features: Model: AT & T Unite Explore 815S
Reviews: AT & T Unite Pro review Price: 269.00USD Summary From the spec table above, we can see the AT & T Unite Explore (Netgear AC815S) is more advanced than AT & T Unite Pro (Netgear AC781S) . With LTE advanced technologies on LTE Cat.9, Unite Explore could achieve download speed up to 450 Mbps, which is almost three times faster than that of Unite Pro. The ATT Unite Explore covers more than the LTE frequency bands of that of Unite Pro. The WiFi 802.11ac is available in Unite Explore but Unite Pro does not have this feature. Both ATT Unite Explore and Unite Pro support up to 15 wireless users and has two TS-9 connectors for an external antenna. Except that, the AT & T Unite explore is better than Unite Pro in almost all the aspects. If you want to buy one mobile hotspot from the two, it's no doubt that AT & T Unite Explore is better to buy. However, with the advanced features, the AT & T Unite Explore the price is a bit higher than Unite Pro price. So if you are sensitive to the price, the budget one Unite Pro may also be good for daily life.