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In a car, at the park or out of the office, IG2 allows you and your friends to connect all at once

Release Date: 08/17/2011

August 17, 2011, Charlotte, NC – Connecting to the Internet on the go has never been easier! Time Warner Cable’s new IG2 Personal Mobile Hotspot offers faster speeds, mobility and reliability away from home or the office. The portable IG2 is so small it can fit in your shirt pocket and allows you to stay connected with enhanced WiFi range.  The device can connect up to eight other WiFi devices to the Internet so you control who joins and get everyone you need on the Internet all at once!

Key features of the IG2 Personal Mobile Hotspot include:

  • Shared connections – simultaneously connect up to 8 of your favorite WiFi enabled devices including the latest tablets, laptops, game consoles, digital cameras and printers
  • Fast 3G/4G connections to the Internet – WiFi range indoors and outdoors of up to approximately 150 feet
  • Expandable storage – microSD memory card with up to 32GB to share media and files across your computers
  • Extremely simple to use – power it on and it works right out of the box without any additional set-up


“With the IG2 Personal Mobile Hotspot you create your own moving Internet connection. The IG2 makes it simple and easy for customers to stay connected anywhere, any time and on any device,” said Todd Townsend, chief marketing officer, Time Warner Cable East.  “We are committed to providing our customers with enhanced technology to meet their needs in today’s busy environment and in doing so, fully intend to deliver a terrific experience.”

The next generation personal mobile hotspot is available to Time Warner Cable Mobile Internet residential and business customers.  For more information on IG2 Personal Mobile Hotspot and other Time Warner Cable products and services, please visit or
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable’s East Region provides technologically advanced video, Internet and telephone services to more than 5.9 million residential and business customers.  Time Warner Cable’s East Region serves more than 1,300 cities in nine states, including Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.  The East Region has more than 17,000 employees focused on delivering the company’s mission every day by connecting people and businesses with information, entertainment and each other. 

Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with well-clustered systems located mainly in five geographic areas — New York State (including New York City), the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California (including Los Angeles) and Texas.  Time Warner Cable serves more than 14 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services.  Time Warner Cable Business Class offers a suite of phone, Internet, Ethernet and cable television services to businesses of all sizes. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions that are targeted and affordable.  More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at, and

Contact:   Melissa Buscher
  VP, Communications

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