connect to a mobile
broadband connection you need to have a mobile broadband modem,
these tend to be small USB stick size devices that you can just
stick into a USB slot on your computer or laptop.
to the fact that mobile broadband should be relatively easy and
quick to use the broadband mobile dongles are very easy to transport.
of the mobile broadband providers have their own mobile broadband
dongles that they will supply when you sign up to one of their services.
Like standard broadband, they tend to offer and advertise the theoretical
maximum broadband speed that you will be able to connect to the
internet but as with broadband that is delivered down the phone
lines this speed is usually less than what is advertised.
different broadband speeds (Use our broadand
speed test to check your broadband speed) on offer vary from
each mobile broadband provider, and as has occurred with broadband
in the UK these speeds on offer are likely to increase and become
faster as the technology evolves and becomes more readily available.
mobile broadband offer a mobile broadband dongle that can
do a theoretical maximum speed of 7.2Mb. Their USB modem dongle
is the same size as a USB memory stick and is currently only available
to mobile broadband users who take an 18 month contract.
have written a guide to TMobile
broadband setup, showing the process and how quick and easy
it actually is.