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You're better off with a 4G tariff

Even if you're not in a 4G area

  • You'll get more data and inclusive benefits
  • 4G is up to five times faster than 3G
  • More than 80% of the UK population now has coverage

What is 4G?

4G is the new and improved version of 3G. Internet speeds are five times faster, and the internet connection is stronger so your internet won't suddenly slow down. There are already loads of phones available that can connect to 4G networks, while all the big new smartphones of the future will be compatible.

The benefits of 4G

You can sum up the main benefits of 4G like this:

Web pages load instantly Web pages load instantly Stream live TV Streaming live TV anywhere is as instant as turning on the TV.
Downloading a song takes seconds Downloading a song takes seconds. An entire album less than a minute. Download HD movies Downloading a full length HD movie takes around five minutes.
Upload to facebook Any picture you upload to Facebook will appear as soon as you hit share.    

4G VS 3G

Here's a quick video to show you how much faster 4G is.
Download a 20MB game

Download a 20MB game

Up to 3 minutes. Less than 25 seconds.
Streaming tunes Streaming tunes Up to a 10 second wait for songs to start. Songs start playing in less than a second.
Stream an HD video Stream an HD video Up to a 5 minute wait for movies to begin. Any HD movie will start in playing less than 30 seconds.
Post a pic to Facebook Post a pic to Facebook Up to 25 seconds. Less than a second.
Watch a YouTube video Watch a YouTube video Up to a 20 second wait before videos play. Videos start playing in less than a second.


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