Sonim Spot™ H500 5G Rugged Mobile Hotspot Now Available Across Canada

Powerful, portable wireless connectivity designed to be waterproof, dustproof, and oops-proof—ideal for users on-the-go, at home, at the cottage on vacation, and remote work

San Diego, CA – July 9, 2024 – Sonim Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONM) today announced availability of the company’s new Sonim Spot™ H500 5G mobile hotspot for with select carriers across Canada*. Designed to meet the demanding needs of prosumers, consumers, students, enterprises, and mission critical professionals, the powerful and portable Spot H500 uniquely delivers ultra-fast Internet1 speeds and enhanced connectivity in a rugged form factor for uncompromised reliability and durability.

“This launch marks a strategic expansion into the Canadian market, bolstering Sonim’s presence in North America and demonstrating our commitment to advancing our portfolio to a broader audience,” said Chuck Becher, Chief Commercial Officer at Sonim. “Customers can now experience wireless internet connectivity the Sonim way. The Spot H500 is engineered to be the ultimate portable dedicated wireless internet connectivity tool, ready for any adventure life throws its way by combining Wi-Fi 6E and 5G technologies with Sonim’s signature durability.”

This rugged device is waterproof, dustproof, drop-proof, and ticks all the boxes for best-in-class connectivity: 5G performance, ultra-high quality, advanced features for enhanced connectivity options, exceptional ruggedness, and security all from a US-based company.

Sonim Spot™ H500 5G Mobile Hotspot Features

  • Reliable, Dedicated 5G Wireless Internet: Powered by the Snapdragon® SDX62 Modem-RF system, the Spot H500 provides exceptional 5G sub-6 GHz performance for fast and smooth streaming, video conferencing, and gaming. With robust security, it’s an ideal choice for secure business communications, students, and remote work.
  • Wi-Fi 6 and 6E2: Equipped with the Qualcomm WCN6856 Wi-Fi modem, the Spot H500 supports multiple Wi-Fi standards across the 2.4GHz, 5GHz, and new 6GHz bands, ensuring excellent performance for both legacy and cutting-edge devices. It supports Wi-Fi 6E which provides enhanced performance and efficiency by adding another lane for traffic, which reduces interference and improves connectivity. Additionally, it can connect up to 343 devices, including smartphones, tablets, laptops, TVs, and gaming devices, ensuring reliable performance for family vacations, team collaborations, classrooms, business failover, pop-up events, remote worksites, and more.
  • Enhanced Connectivity Options: The Spot H500 offers ethernet wired connectivity for stable internet in environments where Wi-Fi might be unreliable or insecure, such as offices, pop-up retail, and home setups needing high-speed connections for video conferencing, point of sale, gaming consoles, or desktop computers. For areas with weak cellular signals, external antennas (sold separately) can improve 5G reception via the antenna ports. Additionally, the hotspot’s USB-C port can charge devices or provide an ultra-fast wired connection up to 5 Gbps to a computer or laptop.
  • Rugged Durability: Built to Sonim’s proprietary 12-point rugged performance standards, military specifications (MIL-STD 810H), and rated IP68 for water and dust protection. It is designed to survive extreme conditions such as drops, dust, and water exposure4, making it suitable for construction sites, emergency field locations, and outdoor activities.
  • All-Day Battery Life: Equipped with a powerful, rechargeable 6000mAh battery that last