European LTE Mobile Broadband Router

100/50 Mbps

Anytime, Anywhere, Super High Speed Mobile Broadband Access.

The NETGEAR MBR1517 offers broadband internet access at speeds up to 100 Mbps downstream and 50 Mbps upstream in LTE enabled mobile networks.

Model: MBR1517
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Anytime, Anywhere, Super High Speed Mobile Broadband Access.

The NETGEAR MBR1517 offers broadband internet access at speeds up to 100 Mbps downstream and 50 Mbps upstream in LTE enabled mobile networks. Support for 3G+ fallback services allows Network Operators to offer an upgrade path to LTE in the future if coverage is sporadic in certain areas. The NETGEAR MBR1517 provides connectivity via a 4 port LAN, 2 USB ports and 802.11n WiFi at speeds up to 300 Mbps. It is also able to provide a resilient service via a secondary Ethernet WAN port when needed.

Key Features

  • 4G LTE 100Mbps internal modem, with fall back to 3G+
  • European Frequency Bands
  • High performance 802.11n WiFi
  • Preconfigured WPA/WPA2 and WPS
  • Multi-SSID support
  • External mobile antennas
  • USB 2.0 host port enables USB ReadySHARE Storage–Optional USB features: ReadySHARE Cloud, DLNA and Print
  • SMS communicator with notification
  • Ethernet WAN with failover to Mobile WAN
  • IPv6 Ready
  • TR-069 ready
  • OpenDNS parental control (optional)
  • Driverless client PC install

Key Benefits

  • Subscriber self-installation and activation, reducing support cost
  • 4G LTE: 800/900/1800/2100/2600Mhz, 3G+: 900/2100 MHz
  • No new wires needed, uses existing electrical wiring for whole home coverage
  • Easy security setup
  • Private and public access
  • Extended mobile service coverage
  • Extends data network to USB attached storage and printers, enables easy local and remote (away from home) media play
  • Real time SMS alerts extended to Router
  • Always-on connectivity
  • Future-proof for continued operation in the network
  • Remote management for faster troubleshooting
  • Safe and secure network
  • Easy setup reducing support cost
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System Requirements
  • Compatible 3G+ or 4G (LTE) Mobile Service
  • 2.4GHz wireless adapter or Ethernet adapter and cable for each computer
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7, Vista, XP, MAC and other operating systems running a TCP/IP network
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 6.0 or higher
  • DOS protect & DDOS detect, static and dynamic routing with TCP/IP, SIP & VPN pass-through (IPSec, L2TP, PPTP), RIP V1 & V2, DMZ, DNS, DNS Proxy, Dynamic DNS, DHCP (client, relay & server), RFC 1483 static IP, classic IP, port forwarding and Wireless Distribution System (WDS), RADIUS, QoS, TFTP Client
Physical Interfaces
  • LAN: Four 10/100 Mbps auto-sensing, Auto Uplink RJ-45 ports
  • WAN Ports: Internal 4G LTE wireless broadband modem and 10/100 Dual WAN
  • Wireless: 2x2 MIMO 802.11n access point auto rate capable to 300 Mbps
  • 2 x USB 2.0 Host ports
  • 2 x External Mobile antenna connectors
  • SIM card slot
  • Firewall: Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), intrusion logging and reporting, denialservice (DoS) and DDoS protection
  • NAT traversal (VPN Pass-Through) for IPSec, PPTP and L2TP VPNs
  • Mode of operation: Port and Network Address Translation (PAT/NAT), static routing
  • IP Address Assignment: Static IP address assignment, internal DHCP server on LAN, DHCP client on WAN
  • Domain Filtering and Parental Control
  • Port range forwarding, exposed host (DMZ), DNS proxy, URL content filtering
Power Adapter
  • 12V DC, 1.5 A; plug is localized
  • Optional automotive adapter is available
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 173 x 115 x 33 mm (6.8 x 4.5 x 1.4 in)
  • Weight: 0.5 kg (1.1 lb)
Environmental Specifications
  • Operating temperature: 0º to 40º C
  • Operating humidity: 90% maximum relative humidity, non-condensing
  • Storage temperature: -20º C to 70º C
  • Storage humidity: 5% - 95%
  • US: NETGEAR 1-year warranty
  • Rest of world: NETGEAR 2-year warranty
Package Contents
  • MBR1517 Mobile Broadband router
  • Power adapter
  • Ethernet cable
  • Vertical stand
  • CD and quick start guide (optional)
  • External Moblie antennas
  • CE, WiFi, PTCRB
Network Management
  • UPnP
  • Remote Web Management
  • Smart Setup Wizard
  • Traffic Monitoring and Limit controls
  • Content Filtering: Block Sites, Block Services, Blocking Schedule, E-mail notification, Event Logs
  • Maintenance: Router Status, Attached Devices, Backups, Set Password
  • Port Forrwading, Port Triggering
Statistics (by LAN/WAN Port)
  • Link Status
  • Transmit/Receive traffic in packets
  • Up Time
  • Poll Interval between updates
  • WEP 64/128 bit
  • WPA2, WPA2-PSK
  • MAC address Access Control
  • Multi-SSID, Disable SSID broadcast
  • Multicast Streaming
  • Disable SSID broadcast
  • WPS
  • Turn WiFi on or off with push button & time of day setting
  • Wireless Protection Setup (WPS) with PIN or push button
WiFi RF Characteristics
  • WiFi Transmit Power: 50 mW in 802.11g/n mode and 20 mW in 802.11b mode
  • USB
  • Power
  • Internet
  • WiFi
  • LAN
  • Ethernet WAN
  • 2G/3G
  • Signal Quality