There are a lot of reasons, we need to update our modem firmware but most of the people are newbie in this field and they don not even know from where to download firmware files and which firmware file is suitable for their modem.
In this article, we will guide you from where to download and which firmware will exactly work on our modem. After going through and following the below instructions, you will be able to choose right firmware for your modem that is compatible with your modem and will 100% work with your device.
This method of firmware update is nearly same for all Huawei broadband internet device i.e. Huawei Dongle, Wingle, Wifi Hotspot, Mifi Cloud, CPE Router, Pocket Wifi Router, etc.
How to Choose a suitable firmware for your modem that will definitely work for it.
Suppose you have modem Huawei E5573s-320 and generic firmware is not available for it. The available firmware is for Huawei E5573s-856 then you can use it but if available firmware is for Huawei E5573Bs-320 then you cannot use it with E5573s-320 because it may or may not work due to its hardware specs difference.
Suppose you have modem Huawei E5377s-32 and generic firmware is not available for it. The available firmware is for Huawei E5377s-320 then you can use it but if available firmware is for Huawei EC5377u-872 then you cannot use it with E5377s-32 because it will not work due to its hardware specs difference.
Note: Huawei E series modems are made for GSM networks and EC series modems are for CDMA networks. Huawei has made only a few modems that are dual band or quad band which support both network base bands i.e. GSM as well as CDMA.
How and Where to Download Firmware Files ?
Follow Instructions on how to download firmware
How to Flash Firmware on your Modem ?
This pictorial view of update wizard will guide you how to flash or update firmware of your modem. In this firmware flashing process, you will need a Firmware update password which you can get instantly from here:
Congratulations, you have successfully done firmware update for your modem.
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