Move by LTE go online – which primarily means faster surfing than UMTS. More and more providers offer a range of smartphone tariffs. ULTIMATE TECH NEWS presents the ten best deals.
he umsteigt with his smartphone tariffs from UMTS / HSDPA on the LTE network, has two main advantages: first LTE provides significantly higher speeds in the downstream: up to 300 megabits per second (Mbit / s) are possible in the next stage of LTE-Advanced even 1,000 MBit / s – because no landline connection can keep up.Currently, however, most providers offer only tariffs of up to 50 Mbit / s – more, there is usually only directly from the network operators and not at the discounters. But that’s enough yet easy for the most demanding users who want to stream about Full HD video without delay.
surf Unencumbered the LTE network
Secondly, the LTE network is not yet so heavily used as the UMTS network. This aspect is in the discussion about LTE like to forget. Even if a tariff only allowed 21.1 MBit / s via LTE, this still has the advantage of a mobile radio cell not having to share with countless users themselves. This effect, which engages mainly in busy areas with many people is indeed with the proliferation of LTE tariffs still low. But at present the majority of mobile operators using just been a pure UMTS / HSDPA tariff. Good to know: Each LTE tariff automatically uses the UMTS / HSDPA network of the provider, if LTE is not available.
1 gigabyte volume must already be
Smartphone tariffs with LTE access and 1 GB data volume you already get for well under 15 euros a month. Opt for 500 megabytes surf volume, you will also find lots of offers under 10 euros. And yet in the fixed LTE network megabytes flow much faster through the data line, there should already be at least 1 gigabyte of streaming & Co..
O2 and E-Plus dominate Top 10
All vendors in the top 10 (see text track) use either the network of E-Plus or O2 . This open its own network for mobile discounters like Smart Mobile, Disco Plus or DeutschlandSIM at bargain prices. You also benefit from the fact that you as O2 or E-Plus users automatically use the UMTS network of the other operator must. By contrast, the networks of Vodafone and Telekom use few discounters, here are also the tariffs of the network operator itself the lowest. With prices ranging from 30 euros you do not dive into the Top 10 on, however, but for this they are further developed.