Mobile​Broadband​Device​Type Mobile​Broadband​Device​Type Mobile​Broadband​Device​Type Enum


Describes different types of Mobile Broadband devices.


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public enum MobileBroadbandDeviceTypepublic enum MobileBroadbandDeviceTypePublic Enum MobileBroadbandDeviceType
Windows 10 requirements
Device family
Windows 10 (introduced v10.0.10240.0 - for Xbox, see UWP features that aren't yet supported on Xbox)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced v1)


Embedded Embedded Embedded

The device is embedded in the system.

Remote Remote Remote

The device is remote. For example, a tethered cellular phone modem.

Removable Removable Removable

The device is removable.

Unknown Unknown Unknown

The device type is unknown.