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Refurbished Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem USB551L by Novatel Wireless

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Item Number: 3721

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If your business needs are always taking employees on the go, the Verizon 4G LTE USB551L modem will keep them connected. Made by Novatel Wireless, this refurbished 3G/4G/LTE portable modem plugs right into a USB port on your laptop via a fold-out connector. By installing Verizon Access Manager with your USB551L, you can use the world’s most powerful and widespread 4G network to access the internet wirelessly via the nearest cell towers.

All the latest Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems support the Novatel USB551L, and anyone with a 4G data plan and SIM card can use them. With peak LTE download and upload speeds up to 10 times faster than 3G, users can stream live video calls, run complex web-based applications, send large and anything else needed for business. The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE USB Modem 551L comes with an internal antenna, and you can add an external antenna for better signal detection. It also includes an LED status indicator so you know at a glance what type of connection you have and how strong it is.

Please note:

  • Refurbished devices fall under 5Gstore's standard 30-day return policy (read more at There is no manufacturer's warranty on refurbished devices.
  • If you are swapping from a 3G-only device and currently have an old unlimited plan, you will NOT be able to keep your plan. Switching to a 4G device requires you to choose a 4G plan.
  • The US551L has a standard-sized (2FF) SIM slot - if you plan to use a 3FF or 4FF SIM, you'll need a SIM adapter.
  • You may need VZAccess Manager to activate your modem - if you don't already have it installed, you can download it at
  • This is a VERIZON modem - it cannot be used for any other service providers.


  • 4G LTE Mobile Broadband and Mobile Broadband capable
  • Chipset: MDM9600
  • Slim, durable and compact design
  • Hinged, fold–away Type A USB connector
  • 4G SIM Card compatible (SIM not included) - standard sized SIM slot
  • VZAccess® Manager for easy connection management
  • Antenna System: Internal advanced proprietary antenna design, tri–band and diversity, for optimal performance
  • Antenna port for external antennas (sold separately)
  • Service Status Indicator (LED) – 4 Color
  • 2–way Text Messaging capable
  • VPN Compatible; NDIS support; Auto Connect
  • Dial–Up: Not Supported
  • GPS: Not Supported at launch
  • Supports Windows® Vista, Windows® XP and Windows® 7; Mac OS X 10.4 or higher; Linux OS


  • Dimensions: 3.46”(H) x 1.38”(W) x 0.47”(D)
  • Weight: 1.23 oz
  • SAR:1.50 W/kg – Body

Operating System Support

  • Windows® Vista, Windows® XP and Windows® 7; Mac OS X 10.4 or higher; Linux OS

System Requirements

  • One Type A USB Port
  • Processor: 166 MHz or higher
  • Disk Drive: CD ROM
  • Memory (RAM) requirement: 128MB
  • Hard disk space requirement : 100MB
  • Internet Browser Software

Technology Bands

  • CDMA 1xEV–DO Rev. A/Rev. 0: 800/1900 MHz
  • LTE CDMA (700MHz

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Date Added: 02/23/2015 by Gregory H. (Auburn, AL)
connects easy with no problems and fast. I like the built in slim jack too. I had no problems registering it with Verizon and clean paperwork from made it easy and no surprises.

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Could I swap an activated SIM card from a Verizon Jetpack and have it work with the USB551L?

This should work unless Verizon does not allow your data plan to be moved to another device. We recommend checking with them first.

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