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Huawei E160 with opened lids covering microSD slot and antenna connector


manufacturer: Huawei Huawei Huawei
model: E160 E160G E160E, E160X
interface: USB 2.0 (A plug) USB 2.0 (A plug) USB 2.0 (A plug)
GSM frequency bands: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 850, 900, 1800, 1900 850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS frequency bands: 2100 2100 900, 2100
HSDPA: 3,6 MBit/s 3,6 MBit/s 3,6 MBit/s
HSUPA: 384 kBit/s 384 kBit/s 384 kBit/s
EDGE: 236,8 KBit/s 236,8 KBit/s 236,8 KBit/s
GPRS: 57,6 KBit//s 57,6 KBit//s 57,6 KBit//s
connector for ext. antenna: + + +
connector type: CRC9 CRC9 CRC9
internal antenna diversity: + + +
voice telephony: enabled enabled enabled
NAND-flashmemory: + (32 MB) + +
microSD-drive: + (up to 8GB) + (up to 8GB) + (up to 8GB)
hardware version: CD25TCPU CD25TCPU CD25TCPU
chipset:Qualcomm MSM6246Qualcomm MSM6246Qualcomm MSM6246
rebranded versions: Fonic Surf-Stick (DE)
MEDIONmobile Web Stick S4011 (DE)
O2 Loop Surf Stick (DE)
Tchibo Internet-Stick (DE)
Base (DE)
A1 (AT)
T-Mobile PrePaid Internet Stick (NL)
T-Mobile (DE)
3/Drei/Three (AT) - voice not supported
N24 Surf Stick (DE)
Pro7 (DE)
wkw-Mobil (DE)
Vodafone K3565

unlock codes are available free of charge at
see also: Unlocking Huawei modems
To unlock your device, put in a third-party SIM card, start Mobile Partner and after entering the PIN code, the unlock code will be required.

see debranding Huawei modems

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Disable/revive flashdrive
The integrated flashdrive of the E160 can be disabled by executing the following AT-command:
If your modem answers ERROR, instead you can use command:
Unfortunately this command will also disable the microSD-drive.
To revive the flashdrive and the microSD-drive execute:

More at page Huawei AT-commands

product page of manufacturer:
support page of manufacturer:

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Anonymous Please help me to unlock my Huawei E160 2 Apr 19 2014, 12:10 AM EDT by Saigovind
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reubenyenlienyenli what is the password dashboard 0 Apr 3 2013, 1:13 AM EDT by reubenyenlienyenli
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Please i need the password to permit me upgrate my hauwei e160e modem dashboard version
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suwanto what's the password ? 2 Feb 18 2013, 2:58 AM EST by theorator1430
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when i upgrading firmware from above. there's need password to enter. please help me..
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