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Netgear Nighthawk MR1100 and MR2100 supported 4G CA Combinations

Most of the mobile device manufactures don’t tell you of supported 4G LTE CA (Carrier Aggrecation) combinations on their hardware specifications but these are very important to know because they are the key factor to get best performance on your device and network.

We are not quite sure why manufacturers are so reluctant to publish this information but one of the reason could be that it is quite complicated. Many devices have carrier policy which will tell the modem to limit combinations because if device supports over 128 combinations the modem will slow down. Therefore it is better to limit CA combinations per mobile phone operator.

MR1100

Tested device is EU-version and running NTG9X50C_12.06.03.00 firmware. If you like to do band locking for this device, check our article here.

Supported 4G bands are 1,3,7,8,20,28,38,40,41.

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MR2100

Tested device is EU-version and running  NTGX24_10.13.12.00 firmware. At the moment, you cannot check the current running CA-combination on AT-terminal as you can in MR1100. This issue might be resolved in the future with the new firmware release though.

Supported 4G bands are 1,3,7,8,20,28,38,40,41

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These CA combos may change in the future with new firmware updates. Combinations may also vary on different consumer markets or networks.

5 thoughts on “Netgear Nighthawk MR1100 and MR2100 supported 4G CA Combinations”

  1. If your mobile phone operator supports CA in your area and you have CA capable device, it is automatic function. For example running speedtest should automatically enable CA.

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