3 Mobile announces new 'one-touch' MiFi device

Exclusive: OLED screen for Wi-Fi hot spot maker

MiFi gives Wi-Fi... again

Mobile network 3 has announced to T3 a new ‘one-touch’ version of it personal Wi-Fi hot spot creating MiFi device.

Allowing for flexible simultaneous browsing across multiple devices whilst on the move, 3 Mobile's MiFi devices can create personal Wi-Fi hot spots for up to five devices such as the Apple iPad, laptops and handheld games consoles.

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The new MiFi device, the Huawei E585, will boast single button connection, an improved OLED display and an online dashboard compatible with all browsers when it launches early in July priced £49.99 on PAYG.

Through the new OLED screen users will be able to monitor data use levels, current connection speeds and their time spent browsing.

This is not the first time MiFi devices have made headlines this week as Apple's head honcho, Steve Jobs had to ask the room to turn off their MiFi devices during his WWDC, iPhone 4 revealing keynote speech on Monday following a 'technical difficulty' trying to demo the new iPhone's browser.

3 Mobile's Head of Broadband Devices, Mark Brewer said: “Following the launch of our first MiFi device, our customers asked for changes to made. We worked with Huawei to incorporate features like 'one button to connect', an improved screen and a great browser dashboard that works across Windows, Mac and Linux devices. We now have a device that customers will enjoy even more.”