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HOTSPOT/ANTENNA/BATTERY/ROM questions and ideas

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22nd July 2014, 05:57 AM   |  #1  
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Few questions,

Is it possible to buy the following items and use them as a mobile hotspot boosting device?

- http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2402900,00.asp

- http://www.verizonwireless.com/acces...d-mls_acc40151

- http://www.verizonwireless.com/acces...usb-lte-modem/

- http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...-20&ascsubtag=


I am grandfathered on verizon's unlimited data still and I am constantly traveling around California. Specifically my room and other remote areas I visit for work I can pull down decent 3g and sometimes 1 bar of LTE.

((( I purchased this item almost a year ago and used the SIM card in my phone to gain 4G signal then I connected to the network via WiFi. Everything worked fine but it was bothersome to continuously switch out my SIM card between devices so frequently whenever I couldn't take the hotspot with me. Seeing as the present situation I am involved with needs the older setup I had before; convenience is welcome.
- http://www.bestbuy.com/site/verizon-...&skuId=8939305 )))

So here I am trying to build a badass device and mount/carry in my bag while on the go.
Will the first parts I have listed above work? I am worried the boost in signal might not warrant the setup I have planned. Then again if it works as intended it could be extremely useful. Any incite is appreciated!


Furthermore, I have a software related question that could be an alternative solution to my problem.
-The ROM I am currently running is Gummy-M3.0-07-21-14-NIGHTLY-d2lte
-The Baseband version is I535VRUCML1.
Is there anyway this is interfering with my reception?
The Gummy ROM is currently on Android 4.4.4. Is there a newer firmware I can flash to update the baseband to receive better signal?

Again thank you for reading and I hope to hear good advice!
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