Be in the Know With 3

by : David Webster






In the United Kingdom and all over the world, it is apparent that people have been supporting the technological advances in gadgets today. Undoubtedly, these innovations have arrived years before. In 2003, the National Statistics office of U.K. reported that 75% of adults own a mobile phone and large percentage of this comes from teenagers. By 2005, mobile phone users in U.K. expanded to 45 million. Surely, this is the year where people not only choose from mobile phone brands, features, appearances but, most look for a phone that is closest to the functionality of a computer. And one of the functions is 3G, where you can actually see the one you're talking to on your mobile. Most of the U.K. people liked this idea. 4 million of them subscribed to the superb 3G services of 3 mobile. And 3 mobile emerges to be one of the leading 3G service provider in the country today.

In March 3, 2003, 3 mobile was launched with an official name of Hutchison 3G UK Limited. This mobile service provider covers U.K. and other parts of Europe.

For the first quarter of 2008, the hottest 3 phones available will be the Nokia N95 8GB edition, the Nokia 6500 Slide, and the Cyber-Shot camera mobile phones from Sony Ericsson like the K800i, K850i, and K770i. 3 also supports other mobile brands like LG, T-Mobile, orange phone, Motorola, Samsung, Blackberry and Skypephones. Skypephones allows subscribers to use the computer program Skype to be able to call from PC to mobile phone. This is actually free of charge and doesn't consume any of your air time minutes.
3 mobile also offers the hottest deals in town. They have different personal and business plans that have varying number of free SMS messages and minutes. They also offer their X-series subscription plans which allow the customers to fully utilize their mobile phone features. They can now use their mobile phones as portable TV, surf through the internet with Yahoo, go shopping at eBay and instant message through MSN. In addition, 3 also provides broadband services, online music stores for music lovers, games that can be downloaded and news and sports update. Again, all these are available from 3 mobile. Undoubtedly, the hottest deals yet!