wifi on the move

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  1. niterider

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    Hi you all does anyone know how to get wifi on a Tablet when you are out and about?
     
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    I pair my iPad with my iPhone, works for me but it depends on your tablet.
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    I use an unlocked HUAWEI E5223 mifi unit using a giffgaff payg sim card.

    The mifi creates its own wifi hotspot via the mobile phone network.

    Can connect up to 8 wifi enabled gadgets wirelessly
     
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    tis simple enough.....either set your mobile phone up as a hotspot to share its connection or use a 3g or 4g mobile broadband device called a MIFI
     
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    But be warned.....not all service providers allow wifi tethering.

    Tethering is using one internet enabled device to connect other devices to the internet
     
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    Yup as above Bluetooth tethering to mobile or mobile wifi hotspot
    both work just as good & the speed is dependant on your 3/4g signal
    Ive had several on mine (y)
     
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    Last 2 years have been buying 3 90 day /3 gb sims for just over 20 quid using a 3 mifi, but using van so much they are only lasting a month this last 6 months. Called at 3 shop today asking for best deals and walked out with a 1 month rolling contract of £15 a month for 10gb of data which we are quite pleased with. 30 day notice to terminate
     
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    As I spend a lot of time out of UK I use Mifi with a 3 data card £25 for 7 gig, I am now in the middle of France and it works very well. I use an ipad, laptop and net book all work fine.
     
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