Highly Useful Business Gadgets (Part I)
Laptops have passed desktop PCs as the desired working machines for most companies. It doesn’t matter the size. It is simple to see why it is true.
The price, performance, and features between the two have lessen significantly, so much so that other than for niche use cases that need a fixed workstation, a laptop is commonly preferable to a desktop.
But while laptops are mobile computers, they do depend at times on accessories to enhance their abilities.
We’ve gotten together some of these smart extras, from a highly-secure USB drive with a little docking station to one of the strangest gadgets ever to land in the industry, thanks to a Kickstarter campaign.
Netgear Nighthawk M1 mobile router
- Slim and lightweight design
- Superfast speeds
- Easy set-up
- Day-long battery life
- Fragile build
- High price
Staying online when working on the go has become imperative for all workers. An undependable connection can be a tragedy for you and your company.
Netgear is looking to resolve these anxieties with its new Nighthawk M1 mobile router, which it says is its fastest to date. The Nighthawk uses a LTE modem and 4 band carrier aggregation to do mobile downloads of more than 1000MBps as well as uploads of more than 150MBps. Uploading and streaming is both reliable and quick, both at home and away from the office or home.
The Nighthawk M1 is lightweight and slim, meaning it can be easily transported around in a messenger bag or backpack. Netgear states that the battery life of it can last up to one day. Testing by consumers group have found this to be true.
Setting up this device is a fast plug-in procedure with no external software necessary. The device can also use its USB connectors to charge up your mobile devices.