Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: Nokia Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 13.3 MB
Operating System: Windows 98SE, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.206 / 13 Apr 2004
The Nokia 1606 is a basic CDMA mobile telephone device which is designed to give emphasis on the important basics of mobile communication which is voice and data transmission. The hardware component itself is capable of supporting various communication modes based on the CDMA technology. It is run by a proprietary operating system environment which has the functionality of recognizing major computer operating system platforms. The ability to communicate with the newer operating system environments of the computer system is made possible by the deployment of a manufacturer provided device driver that is intended to activate built-in feature sets. The Nokia 1606 achieves a connection to a host computer system by using a data cable that connects to the Universal Serial Bus interface port supporting the version 2.0 of the port. When plugged into the communication port it may be automatically detected but will not be activated until the correct device driver is installed.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
One of the most basic feature sets activated by the device driver for the Nokia 1606 is its high speed data access support. This feature can be made available to the computer user without necessarily installing additional software applications. This means that consistent with traditional modem devices the Nokia 1606 can be used to gain access to the Internet and other remote network environments. The Nokia 1606 USB Modem can be controlled in a similar fashion as any device that is attached to a host computer system. The device driver provides the necessary interface that will communicate with the control panel applet of host machine. The configuration settings that will be modified by the computer user will affect how the Nokia 1606 USB Modem behaves during the connection process. The device driver supports prevailing network and security protocols implemented by the underlying operating system. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Nokia 1606 USB Modem errors before installing any driver updates.