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Old 25-05-2010, 10:00 AM   #1
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Going to Le Mans for the 24 hour race - can anyone recommend an internet dongle - especially for roaming and for use in the UK as well?

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Old 25-05-2010, 10:15 AM   #2
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I've used the Three offering and now have Vodafone and they both work very well. Although the Vodafone one is supposed to be faster I have to say I had a better experience with the Three modem from a coverage/performance aspect.

If your going to use it outside of the UK, check the prices as you might find it cost big dollars.

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Old 25-05-2010, 10:44 AM   #3
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I've used my vodafone payg dongle in france, and it don't arf use the airtime up quick! I'd buy a french one when you get there, it'd be alot cheaper.
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Old 25-05-2010, 11:56 AM   #4
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Thanks guys - had the advice to get a French one over there on the BeerMountain forum as well - they have a great sense of humour - looking forward to the event as it's my first time!
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Old 25-05-2010, 08:00 PM   #5
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vodafone is 4.99 per 25megs when roaming i believe, well it is on i phone anyways so i guess the dongles are the same rate
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I have a spare one

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I 'think' that the voda USB dongle I have makes a set charge per 24 hours for international roaming, rather than a /meg charge.

I have a feeling its about 7/24 hours in Europe, but could have that wrong, as I just try not to use the fkkr when I'm overseas, as I always seem to get bitten.
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