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Huawei E5331 Value MiFi now available on Three

Three customers can now buy the new Value MiFi on contract or pay as you go. View the Plans »

Value MiFi

The Huawei E5331 Value MiFi brings an super-fast 3G HSPA+ data connection speed at an affordable price. As with the award winning Huawei E583 MiFi, you can connect up to 5 WiFi enabled devices, which makes it the perfect accompaniment for using your smartphone, iPad tablet, laptop, hand-held gaming console, Kindle or any device with Wi-Fi.

With it’s simple one button setup, you can quickly connect to Three’s award winning network and start streaming your favourite music, browse the internet, check your emails, watch videos and more with it’s super fast 21.1 Mbps download speed.

The device has a simple LED screen with four clear icons to display the connection signal, Wi-Fi signal, battery life and email notification.

Affordable Mobile Broadband

The Huawei E5331 Value MiFi offers great value and is perfect for mobile broadband on the move. Whether you are working away from the office, travelling on the train or bus, on holiday in the caravan or boat, you can get a reliable connection at an affordable price.

The device is available for a one-off upfront cost of £29.99 with a one month contract at £15.00 per month and 5Gb of download data. Alternatively you can pay £49.99 upfront cost for the Pay As You Go plan with 1Gb or 3Gb of data for £59.99.

Huawei E5331 MiFi

Mark Brewer, Head of Mobile Broadband Devices at Three said, “As the leading network operator in mobile broadband, we’re delighted to be able to offer our customers a cheaper alternative to getting online, without having to compromise on speed.”

Key features:

  • LED screen with clear icon display
  • One button connection
  • Up to 21.1 Mbps technical standard Download (HSPA+)
  • Up to 4.5 hours battery life

Monthly MiFi

Data Length Cost
15GB 1mth £15.99 View Deal

Pay As You Go Value MiFi

Data Length Cost
1GB PAYG £49.99 View Deal
3GB PAYG £59.99 View Deal

Huawei E5331 MiFi announced by Three

Three have annaounced the latest addition to their MiFi family, the Huawei E5331 Value MiFi.

Update: Huawei E5331 Value MiFi is available now for £15.99 on a 1 moth contract – View deals now »
Following the award-winning success of the Huawei E586 MiFi , Three plan to launch a new value MiFi device which will offer super high-speed mobile HSPA+ connections with a more affordable price tag.

Huawei E5331 MiFi

The E5331 wireless modem offer the same functionality as with the previous MiFi from Huawei. With the same great features such as a modern, pocket-sized device design, large LED display screen and one button functionality. The modem can connect up to 5 Wi-Fi devices, such as laptops, iPads, iPhones, smart phones, tablets, cameras, Kindles, PSPs and many more Wi-Fi enabled devices.

Three are the UK’s market leader in mobile broadband services, such as MiFi, USB dongles, SIM only, iPad micro-SIM and business mobile broadband.

Huawei E5331 MiFi Devices

Mark Mitchinson, Executive VP at Huawei UK commented on the launch of the new deveice with Three, “Huawei continues to lead and innovate in the mobile broadband space, our relationship with Three continues to flourish.” He goes on to say, “The new Huawei E5331 Value MiFi brings the speed and benefit of WiFi on-the-go to a whole new audience.”
The device is perfect for people who need a fast internet connection away from home or the office. Whether for work or personal use, you can take the devices on the bus, train, holiday, craven, canal boat, walking, hiking or anywhere you can think of! The possibilities are endless.

With HSPA+ you get a fantastic 21.1Mbps download speed and 5.76Mps upload speed. This is fater than the traditional mobile internet devices and gives you a great connection for browsing the internet, checking emails, maps, apps, games, watching videos, listening to music or talking with friends or collages on Skype.

Device Features

Huawei E5331 MiFi Features

Three have not given a date for the launch of the new device, or detailed specifications of the device, except for the following features:

  • LED screen with clear icon display
  • One button connection
  • Up to 21.1 Mbps technical standard Download (HSPA+)
  • Up to 5.76 Mbps technical standard Uplink (HSUPA)
  • 4.5 hours battery life

Device Indicators and buttons

  1. 1 – Signal indicator
  2. 2 – Wi-Fi indicator
  3. 3 – Battery indicator
  4. 4 – SMS indicator
  5. 5 – Strap hole
  6. 6 – Power button
  7. 7 – USB port(Micro USB Type B)

Huawei E5331 User Guide

Download Hauwei E5331 ‘Quick Start Guide’

New Mobile Broadband Wi-Fi Hub

WiFi Hub - ZTE MF10Three Mobile have recently announced the release of the ZTE MF10 Dongle Adaptor. Known as the WiFi Hub, the new device will convert a USB mobile broadband standard aor premium dongle to a WiFi hostpot. Similar to the 3MifI mobile WiFi hotspot already offered by Three, the WiFi hub will allow  you to share your 3G mobile broadband connection over WiFi at home, office, boat, caravan, mobile home, hotel or where ever you want.

The ZTE MF10 adaptor allows the USB Dongle’s mobile internet connection to the shared over WiFi. You can connect up to 5 WiFi enabled devices at once, such as laptops, tablets, phones, ipods, games consoles, kindles, netbooks etc.
There is an extra bonus – the dongle adaptor has a handy ethernet socket at the back, allowing you to use the WiFi hub as a router and connect wired connections too.

The WiFi Hub will work with all USB mobile broadband dongles (see below for a full list of compatible USB devices), especially Three’s new Premium USB Dongle which offers HSPA+ 40% faster browsing. Three’s HSPA+ speeds are planned to reach 21.1Mbps as standard with upgrades to their high-speed 3G network by the end of 2011..

Feature of the ZTE MF10 WiFi Hub

  • Instant WiFi hotspot
  • Connect up to 5 devices
  • Support HSPA+ 21.1Mbps Dongles
  • 30m range

More information about prices and deals will be available soon, when Three officially  launch the product.

Compatible devices: Huawei E122, E1550, E156G, E169, E1750, E1820, E353u, E367u, ZTE MF112 and MF627.

New MiFi Available – Huawei E586 HSPA+ MiFi from Three

3 MiFi - Huawei E586 HSPA+

Three have released the new high speed WiFi mobile broadband device, the Huawei E586 MiFi, available to buy now at the Three Store. The new MiFi is the first WiFi mobile broadband device to offer the next generation HSPA+ technology in the UK.

HSPA+ 40% Faster Downloads

This fantastic new device provides significantly faster download speeds of up to 21Mbps, easier to use interface and a smart, compact charging cradle.

The Huawei E586 offer all the same great features are the previous model, such as a WiFi hotspot for up to 5 devices to share. A bright new OLED screen displays useful information about how much data has been used, the current speed of connection and how long you have been online. The screen also allow you to view the Wi-Fi connection username and password allowing you to quickly pair with new gadgets. You can connect any WiFi enabled device to the MiFi, allow you to have a super fast mobile internet connection where ever and whenever you go. It’s easy to connect you laptop, ipad, tablet, iphone, ipod, xbox, PSP, Kindle or any other device with WiFi.

Contract or PAYG

The new MiFi offers speeds that are up to 40% faster than with the previous model, and the speeds will increase as Three upgrade their network during the rest of 2011. Three are the only UK mobile network offering an exclusive range of HSPA+ devices, all of which are available on Contract or Pay Aa You Go with the largest data allowances amongst all the mobile mroadband providers.

In the box, there is a new charging cradle and an improved new battery offering over 4 hours of battery life to keep all your devices connected.

View the new Huawei E586 MiFi at the Three Store

New Huawei E586 HSPA+ MiFi from Three

Three - Huawei E586 HSPA+Three have announced that they will soon be selling the new Huawei E586 MiFi, the first mobile Wi-Fi device to providing HSPA+ mobile broadband technology in the UK.

21.2Mbps High Speed

The Huawei E586 WiFi modem will give customers significantly faster speeds against the current award-winning 3 MiFi. Initially customers will enjoy speeds of up to 40% faster, which will increase further as Three rolls-out its new upgrade programme providing speeds of 21.1Mbps across its high-speed 3G network.

New Features

The Huawei E386 will provide fast and secure WiFi for iPads, laptops, hand-held consoles via one easy to use device. The OLED screen display all the important information such as the amount of data used, the speed of the connection and the length of time connected. The new dashboard shows notifications of SMS and other device settings. A newly added feature allows the user to view the username and password for their WiFi connection for fast-pairing with new gadgets.

The only network offering an entirely next generation HSPA+

View the E586 MiFi at >

Some of the new MiFi features are:

  • Charging cradle
  • 21.1 Mbps download speed (HSDPA )
  • 5.76 Mbps upload speed (HSUPA)
  • Micro SD card (up to 32GB)
  • 4 to 5 hours battery life

The new Huawei E586 MiFi will be available on from September 2011.

Three - Huawei E586 HSPA+

Three Mobile Boradband £10 HMV Voucher Code

Three Mobile Broadband - £10 HMV VoucherWe got some very exciting discount available for our customers. Three are offering this fantastic voucher cods for their mobile boradband products.

£10 HMV Voucher

Using the offer code HMVMBB at the checkout when purchasing 3 Mobile Broadband you get a free £10 HMV Voucher.

Go to the Three Mobile Boradband Store now >

You can use your voucher code on any of the following:

Don’t miss on our special voucher for £3 off a month for the 4GB Standard Dongle.

£3 off a month with the 4GB Standard Dongle

Three 4GB Standard USB Dongle £3 Off Voucher£3 Off 4GB Standard Dongle

Simply enter 3MBB3OFF to get £3 off per month (that’s £54 off!) when you order the 4GB Standard Dongle on the 18 month contract.

Go to the 5GB Standard Dongle for 18 months now >

And.. £10 HMV Voucher!

Don’t miss on our special voucher for £10 HMV Voucher with all mobile broadband purchases.