Hardware for Testing

For the wireless development community, getting access to different devices while maintaining timelines and budgets can be a challenge. The Wavefront Wireless Zone dramatically reduces purchasing costs, as well as the time required to test applications, across multiple platforms and networks.

Access to over 1,000+ Hardware Devices

The Wavefront Wireless Zones offer daily hardware rentals from as little as $10, ranging from the newest tablets to sough after smartphones. Devices are currently available to rent at our Vancouver head office as well as other Canadian cities through our national network of partners.



Key Benefits:

  • Cost savings on device purchase and rental
  • Access to multiple kinds of devices, including mobile phone and tablets
  • Rental locations across Canada

How to Rent Equipment:

  • Become a Wavefront Community Member
  • View our current list of all equipment available
  • Contact your local Wavefront Wireless Zone by submitting a hardware rental request

Our Wireless Zone Locations

Kitchener – Waterloo


Our partner Communitech is the regional hub for the commercialization of innovative technologies, supporting and building a tech cluster of nearly 1,000 companies that generates more than $30 billion in annual revenue. A member of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs, which is funded by the Ontario government, Communitech supports tech companies at all stages of their growth and development—from startups to rapidly-growing mid-size companies, to large global players. Its goal is to create greater numbers of successful global businesses for Ontario and Canada.
See www.communitech.ca for more details.

Communitech Community Hub
100-151 Charles Street West – The Tannery
Kitchener, ON N2G 1H6

Invest Ottawa

Our partner Invest Ottawa delivers economic development programs and initiatives that increase entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in the City of Ottawa and its surrounding region. Invest Ottawa services include start-up incubation and mentorship, acceleration for existing companies, global business attraction and local business retention, targeted sector development, commercialization, and marketing Ottawa’s diversified economy and high quality of life.
See www.investottawa.ca for more details.

Communitech Community Hub
100-151 Charles Street West – The Tannery
Kitchener, ON N2G 1H6


Our partner CEIM offers customized management support and related services for the start-ups and development of companies in information technology, new media, clean and industrial technologies and life sciences industries. CEIM’s team of consultants and coaches is multidisciplinary, with hands-on business expertise. CEIM provides start-ups and early stage SMEs with the services they need, tailored to each project’s specific requirements, at each step of their development.
See www.ceim.org for more details.

33, rue Prince
Montréal, Québec H3C 2M7

Volta Labs

Our partner Volta Labs is a Halifax based technology startup house with 13 tenant ICT companies and over 250 network members who use its co-working space. Volta provides World class mentorship and support to new startup and potential entrepreneurs, encourage the establishment of new startups, develop growth and maturity in existing startups and develop community-driven education and support frameworks.
See www.voltaeffect.com for more details.

1505 Barrington Street – Suite 701
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K5