Home  ›  Providers  ›  O2 Mobile Broadband

O2 – Mobile Broadband Provider

  • Award-winning home broadband packages
  • Free 24/7 support from UK-based Broadband Gurus
  • Reduced line rental and calls

Compare O2 Mobile Broadband packages

  • Check your area

    To find out more about mobile broadband availability, click on the provider logos below.

    • 3 Mobile Broadband
    • Virgin Mobile Broadband
    • O2 Mobile Broadband
    • EE Mobile Broadband
    • Vodafone Mobile Broadband
  • Pricing & contract

    Any contract,  Any monthly cost,  Any upfront cost
  • I don't want Broadband

    Broadband

    Mobile,  Any speed,  Any usage

Packages

More options
Loading...Loading...
Package DetailsDownload
Speed
Monthly
Usage
Upload
Speed
Upfront
Cost
1st year
Cost
Monthly
Cost
4G Mobile Broadband 3GB Pay As You Go
O2 Mobile Broadband
  • 3GB PAYG data allowance
  • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
  • ZTE 4G dongle

    42Mb
    up to
    3GB
    usage limit
    5.7Mb
    up to
    £55
    one-off-fee
    £55
    first year
    PAYG
    pay as you go+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £55no contract
    More
    • Upfront cost: £55
    • Average monthly: £0
    • First year cost: £55
    • Lifetime cost: £55
    • Contract length: -1
    Price details
    4G Mobile WiFi Broadband 3GB Pay As You Go
    O2 Mobile Broadband
    • 3GB PAYG data allowance
    • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
    • Huawei 4G WiFi device

      42Mb
      up to
      3GB
      usage limit
      5.7Mb
      up to
      £70
      one-off-fee
      £70
      first year
      PAYG
      pay as you go+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £70no contract
      More
      • Upfront cost: £70
      • Average monthly: £0
      • First year cost: £70
      • Lifetime cost: £70
      • Contract length: -1
      Price details
      4G Mobile Broadband with 500MB
      O2 Mobile Broadband
      • 500MB monthly data allowance
      • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
      • ZTE 4G dongle

        42Mb
        up to
        0.5GB
        usage limit
        5.7Mb
        up to
        £11
        one-off-fee
        £119
        first year
        £9
        per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £11924 month contract
        More
        • Upfront cost: £11
        • Average monthly: £9.46
        • First year cost: £119
        • Lifetime cost: £227
        • Contract length: 24
        Price details
        4G Mobile WiFi Broadband with 500MB
        O2 Mobile Broadband
        • 500MB monthly data allowance
        • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
        • Huawei 4G WiFi device

          42Mb
          up to
          0.5GB
          usage limit
          5.7Mb
          up to
          £16
          one-off-fee
          £124
          first year
          £9
          per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £12424 month contract
          More
          • Upfront cost: £16
          • Average monthly: £9.67
          • First year cost: £124
          • Lifetime cost: £232
          • Contract length: 24
          Price details
          4G Mobile WiFi Hotspot with 500MB
          O2 Mobile Broadband
          • 500MB monthly data allowance
          • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
          • Netgear AC762S WiFi device

            42Mb
            up to
            0.5GB
            usage limit
            5.7Mb
            up to
            £12
            one-off-fee
            £132
            first year
            £10
            per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £13224 month contract
            More
            • Upfront cost: £12
            • Average monthly: £10.50
            • First year cost: £132
            • Lifetime cost: £252
            • Contract length: 24
            Price details
            4G Mobile Broadband with 1GB
            O2 Mobile Broadband
            • 1GB monthly data allowance
            • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
            • ZTE 4G dongle

              42Mb
              up to
              1GB
              usage limit
              5.7Mb
              up to
              £11
              one-off-fee
              £143
              first year
              £11
              per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £14324 month contract
              More
              • Upfront cost: £11
              • Average monthly: £11.46
              • First year cost: £143
              • Lifetime cost: £275
              • Contract length: 24
              Price details
              4G Mobile WiFi Broadband with 1GB
              O2 Mobile Broadband
              • 1GB monthly data allowance
              • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
              • Huawei 4G WiFi device

                42Mb
                up to
                1GB
                usage limit
                5.7Mb
                up to
                £16
                one-off-fee
                £148
                first year
                £11
                per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £14824 month contract
                More
                • Upfront cost: £16
                • Average monthly: £11.67
                • First year cost: £148
                • Lifetime cost: £280
                • Contract length: 24
                Price details
                4G Mobile WiFi Hotspot with 1GB
                O2 Mobile Broadband
                • 1GB monthly data allowance
                • Up to 42Mb mobile broadband
                • Netgear AC762S WiFi device

                  42Mb
                  up to
                  1GB
                  usage limit
                  5.7Mb
                  up to
                  £12
                  one-off-fee
                  £156
                  first year
                  £12
                  per monthprice details+ £0 line rental1st year cost: £15624 month contract
                  More
                  • Upfront cost: £12
                  • Average monthly: £12.50
                  • First year cost: £156
                  • Lifetime cost: £300
                  • Contract length: 24
                  Price details
                  13

                  No packages match your search

                  Sorry we don't have any packages that match your exact requirements. Try unselecting some options or change pricing or contract.

                  Are you comparing the right packages?

                  You might be looking for packages that are not featured on this page. To compare all the packages we have to offer, use the button below.

                  Compare all packages

                  is not a valid postcode

                  Unfortunately we could not find your home using the postcode .

                  Please try entering your full postcode with the correct format e.g. NW6 3EB or E3 1N6. Common pitfalls include not entering your full postcode and using 'O' instead of zeros.

                  If you're still having problems, please contact us at support@cable.co.uk and we'll be happy to help.

                  Close

                  Show me more dealsLoading more...

                  What you need to know

                  • Prices last checked and verified 23rd February 2015
                  • Broadband speeds may vary
                  • Monthly costs exclude line rental unless indicated
                  • All prices are inclusive of VAT except business packages
                  • You should have the right to cancel without penalty if your provider increases charges during the minimum term of your contract
                  • The line rental prices shown are for payment on a monthly basis. Some providers offer reduced prices on line rental when an upfront payment is made for 12 months

                  O2 broadband customers benefit from free 24 hour-a-day, award-winning UK-based customer support, double-strength wireless routers and flexible contracts from just 30 days. Optional extras with O2 broadband include a range of inclusive call packages, static IP addresses and monthly discounts for existing O2 mobile customers.

                  O2 Mobile Broadband Reviews

                  0/5 from 0 reviews

                  Be the first to post a review about O2 Mobile Broadband.

                  About O2

                  O2 are part of one of the world's largest telecommunications provider businesses, Telefonica Europe, which developed from BT when its mobile phone interests were divested at the start of the 2000s. At the time their operations were limited to mobile phone services and an internet portal in the UK. Since then O2 has been taken over by the Spanish operator, Telefonica, and the O2 brand operates in a number of countries around the world, with the company now being a strong player in the landline broadband internet market as well as its traditional mobile focus.

                  With the advent of 3G technology, the company has been able to combine its interests in mobile phones and fixed line broadband to offer 'mobile' broadband. This does not refer to the internet services available via the company's mobile phones, rather it is a service allowing customers to access the internet from a personal computer using a mobile internet modem via O2's 3G mobile network, which offers the transfer of more data than the previous 2G mobile network. This is the same technology that is used to deliver services such as video telephony to mobile phones.

                  The company currently offers four different options for those seeking mobile broadband services. The most straightforward option is the 'pay as you go' service, which works in a similar way to pay as you go mobile phone arrangements. This allows you to buy a 'bundle' of usage in advance without being tied down to a contract. The bundle will include a certain amount of download usage (e.g. 0.5GB, 1GB or 3GB), which must be used within a set period (e.g. one day, one week or one month respectively for the download usages given).

                  The pay as you go option requires you to purchase a USB modem, which plugs into your PC or Mac, and is necessary to enable your computer to receive mobile broadband data, unless the computer already has Wi Fi connectivity built in. This is currently around £30 from O2, and features 'plug and play' functioning, with minimal set up required.

                  If you expect to use mobile broadband a lot, then pay monthly contracts are available. Many providers only offer these on long term contracts, and indeed, O2's best packages are typically on its 18 month and 24 month deals, which currently feature the same download usage (3GB or 10GB, depending on monthly price) at cut price for the first few months, and also include a free USB modem. In the past the firm has also offered additional usage for longer term packages for the same cost.

                  However, as has been the trend with mobile packages, the firm is hoping to attract those who expect to use the service regularly but do not want such a long term commitment and, therefore, O2 also offer monthly 'rolling' contracts.

                  This arrangement means that customers can choose to leave the service at any time, and only have to pay for the remainder of that month's fee, whilst benefiting from better prices than the pay and go arrangement. O2 also offers packages that include a wireless laptop, for anybody looking to upgrade their computer at the same time, whilst separate tariffs are available for business users.

                  Compare O2 packages →