What do I need to get mobile broadband?

Getting mobile broadband is very simple. Just follow the next simple steps, and you will soon be up and running with a mobile broadband connection.

  1. You sign up to the mobile broadband contract or pay-as-you-go deal.
  2. You will then be sent a SIM card and a mobile broadband dongle (or mobile broadband data card) by your mobile broadband provider.
  3. You put the SIM in the mobile dongle (or card) that the provider sends you.
  4. You plug the USB modem (or card) into your laptop or computer.
  5. You install some software.
  6. You connect to the Internet.
  7. You start surfing.

What computer do I need?

  • You need a Windows or Mac computer or laptop.
  • The computer should be running the following operating systems – Windows 2000, XP and Vista or Mac OSX 10.4 and above.
  • The computer should have a minimum of 100 MB free hard disk space. The computer will also require at least one USB slot or a USB hub.