Three announce new, faster MiFi modem

Three has recently announced their new Mobile Wi-Fi device, the Huawei E586 MiFi, which will be the first mobile Wi-Fi device in the UK to feature HSPA+ mobile broadband technology.

3's new MiFi for mobile Wifi
3's new MiFi for mobile Wifi

Compared to the existing MiFi, the new Huawei E586 MiFi, is said to be a lot faster. When it is launched the speed should be 40% faster, however this will increase as they develop it further.

The features that existing MiFi users love, are still there, although there are some new additions. It’s not just the speed that is a bonus, but also it will be a lot easier to pair up new gadgets, as users will be able to se their Wi-Fi username and password at the touch of a button.

Three Mifi
Three Mifi

David Kerrigan, the head of mobile broadband at Three said “As the UK’s biggest 3G mobile broadband network, we’re delighted to introduce our high speed mobile Wi-Fi product. This joins our award winning HSPA+ dongles making us the only operator offering an entirely next generation HSPA+ enabled range of mobile broadband products.”

The new Huawei E586 MiFi will be available in stores and online from September.

Visit the Three Store to find out more

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