What is Mobi iB?
Mobi is Mobile Broadband Wireless Service.
Can I use Mobi iB while travelling in my car?
Yes, you can. It enables you to connect to the
internet even at the speed of 100Km/hr.
How long is the warranty period for Mobi iB modems?
It is a 90 days warranty period. Warranty Full
Terms & Conditions.
Can I use my own Mobi iB account while using my
friend's Mobi iB modem?
Yes, you can.
Which operating systems does the Mobi iB system
The Mobi iB system works with Windows 98 SE, 98
ME, 2000, XP, 2003, Vista 32-bits, Linux and Mac version 10.1.5 to
10.4.9. The desktop modem also works with any other device (WiFi Access
Point, Router) supporting the PPPoE protocol.
How much power will the Mobi iB modem use on my
The Mobi iB modem power usage is comparable to
that of a WiFi device. Power consumption is dependent on the following
• Level of activity - there is less power consumed when the system is
• Direction of data - there is less power consumed receiving data than
• Signal strength, there is less power consumed when within good
Can I share my Mobi iB connection with others?
Yes you can with all Mobi iB Modems especially
with our new UTD-W Desktop Modem with Integrated WiFi Router which
enables sharing without any additional cable or equipment.
How much data is typically in 1 MB?
A MB of data is equivalent to approximately 250
emails (200 words each), 20 e-mail attachments, 20 pages of Excel
spreadsheets, or 10 web pages
Your Mobi iB Modem Leds Status Explanation.
• Power LED displays status of power and
|Power ON during Boot
|Power ON after Boot
• Link/Communicating; LED displays status of link and communication
between Mobi iB modem and Mobi iB network.
|Strong Signal Reception
|Weak Signal Reception
|No Data Transmission/Reception
||Lighting with above colors
||Flashing with above color
What happens if my modem doesn’t receive enough
Your modems location has a huge bearing on your
signal strength, follow these tips to get the best signal possible.
Remember that the color of the signal led on your modem indicates the
quality of signal being received, more green means more signal. Here are
a few tips
• Place your modem at a window
• Rotate the modem slowly, the slightest rotation can have a huge
bearing on signal quality.
• Place your modem as high as is safely possible.
• Try opening the window