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Mobile Broadband Dongle
Easy-to-use internet access whenever you need it. It's the simplest way to get online either at home or when you're out and about. Just top-up from £10 then plug and play
Broadband speeds of up to 3.6Mbps
3 is Britain's best Mobile Broadband Coverage
Take your broadband with you
No more wires, no more hassles, no more waiting for a line to be installed. Just plug our USB Modem into your computer and within five minutes youre on the web.
Take your broadband with you, with 3's network you can get online wherever you are with speeds of up to 3.6 mbps and you can even swap your modem between different computers. It's your broadband, so take it with you.
Not ready for commitment? No problem. Our Mobile Broadband is also available on Pay As You Go.
Very simple to get activated
Basically, just insert the provided SIM into the USB Modem and connect it to your laptop. It should install itself automatically (or if you're got a Mac you need to insert your CD and follow the instructions), so give it a minute and get yourself a cup of tea. Then press 'Connect' on the new bit of software to activate your choosen Pay As You Go taffif and off you go. Any problems, follow the instructions in your USB Modem box.
Put some credit on your 3G Modem Account
Before you can use Mobile Broadband, you'll need to top-up your USB Modem with some credit. Top-up vouchers are available from over 100,000 UK shops showing the Top-ip sign, like 3Stores, supermarkets and petrol services.
3's PAY As You Go Taffif Guide
Top up £10 and get 1GB allowance for 30 days
Top up £15 and get 3GB allowance for 30 days
Top up £25 and get 7GB allowance for 30 days
What is Ready-to-go Mobile Broadband?
Ready-to-go Mobile Broadband gives you excellent value by buying your initial data up front so you have everything you need to get going with Mobile Broadband. Not only will you get one of our fabulous dongles, but you will get a SIM that is preloaded with the data amount you require, so all you have to do is put your SIM into your dongle, your dongle into your PC or laptop and you're off.
How much data do I get?
How much data you get and how long it is vaild for depends on which kit you decide to buy. For example 3GB will last up to 3 months, and 12GB up to 12, easy peasy. You can use 3's data usage calculator to give you a better idea of how much data you need.
What do I do when I've used up all my data?
After using up all your data, all you will have to do is buy a top up, and convert it to any of 3's Pay As You Go add-ons.
Dongle: Huawei E169G
Max speed: Upload 384 Kbps, download 3.6 Mbps
Size: 87.3 x 25.3 x 12 mm
PC: Windows XP or Vista, USB Interface, 100MB disk space free, 128MB RAM.
MAC: OS X Panther 10.X.X or higher, USB interface, 25MB free disk space, 128MB RAM.