Nvidia Note 7 tablet gains LTE thanks to the company’s i500 LTE modem

Wi-Fi not cutting it for you on Nvidia’s(s nvda) Note 7 tablet? You’ll soon be able buy an LTE model of what the company calls the world’s speediest 7-inch Android tablet. Expect to pay $299 — a $100 premium over the current Wi-Fi model — when the new model arrives in the second quarter. The LTE service is a bit of a win for Nvidia which has been working on mobile broadband modems to better compete with Qualcomm(s qcom) in phones and tablets. When it arrives, the new LTE model will run on Android(s goog) 4.4.2, which is now getting pushed out to the Note 7 Wi-Fi model.