Gaming via Cellular Connections
Gaming over the cellular network (any cellular network, really) will not be like gaming on a hardwired connection. Most games can be played successfully, so long as you are not hosting over cellular.
In the world of gaming consoles, there are three NAT types that classify the connectivity they have to other players over the Internet:
- Open NAT (Type 1 | A) – all is permitted – your gaming device can connect to anyone’s games and host games. Plus – other users will be able to find and connect to the games you are hosting. This is usually the case when your console is connected directly to the Internet with no router or firewall.
- Moderate NAT (Type 2 | B) – your gaming console will be able to connect to other players, but some functions will be limited. When connecting to the Internet through a router that is configured properly, you’ll get this NAT type.
- Strict NAT or CG-NAT (Type 3 | C) – your gaming device has limited connectivity with other players. Other players on a moderate or strict NAT will not be able to join your hosted games. This is the case when the router doesn’t have any open ports.
Due to cellular providers using Carrier Grade NAT, hundreds or thousands of users share the same IP Address or IP Range resulting in STRICT NAT, with no non-technical work-around to reduce the NAT Level. This is beyond the scope of support offered by Travel Data, and our support teams are not able to troubleshoot these requests.
Supported Cellular Frequencies/Signals for Travel Data Equipment
Our devices currently support frequencies that can provide: 5G: Band n71 (600 MHz) Frequencies that can provide Extended Range LTE Band 12 (700 MHz) Frequencies that can provide LTE: Band 2 (1900 MHz) Band 5 (850 MHz) Band 4 (1700/2100 MHz) Band 66 ...
Check for Cellular Connection
Your device needs a cellular signal in order to connect to the internet. 4G Smart Router: Check for a green indicator light on the device that looks like a cellular signal: (A T shape, with 3 bars next to it T|||) If the indicator is solid, or ...
Comparing your cellular phone to your cellular router
Speeds vary widely depending on a number of factors, including distance to tower, and the available bandwidth at the tower you're connected to. Download speeds can range from 1Mbps to 40Mbps and Upload speeds can range from 1Mbps to 25Mbps. We are ...
Connecting to Your X750
You can connect to the router via Ethernet cable or Wi-Fi. Note: This step only connects your devices to the local area network (LAN) of the router. Connect via LAN Connect your device to the LAN port of the router via Ethernet cable. Connect via ...
I am connected to WiFi but can't access the Internet
In cases where you are connected to the WiFi network, but cannot reach websites on the internet, or see a message like "No Internet", please check the following: Check for Cellular Connection Your device needs a cellular signal in order to connect ...