Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White.

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Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White.

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Connect your tablet or laptop to the internet on the go. 2GB of UK internet included. Lasts for up to 30 days*

  • Create your own Wi-Fi hotspot and connect up to 5 Wi-Fi enabled gadgets to the internet. *Terms apply. Future internet TopUps are £5 for 250MB of UK internet and last for up to 30 days. Please note that this product, once activated, will be excluded from our 30 Day Money Back Guarantee. This does not affect your statutory rights. Prices correct as displayed but are subject to change.
  • Transfer speed up to 21Mbps.
  • EAN: 5055015253953.

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This item is excluded from the 30 day money back guarantee. See the Additional Information panel for full details. Please note that this product, once activated, will be excluded from our 30 Day Money Back Guarantee. This does not affect your statutory rights.

* Please note item 1168044 has previously been on sale at 34.99.

Prices correct as displayed but are subject to change

Customer reviews and ratings

Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White. 3 5 13 13
Excellent mobile wifi Does exactly what we wanted it to do easy to set up and connect and register for top up Really fast speed and signal whilst in holiday home 15 April 2014
vodafone mifi i brought this couple weeks ago but have been having non stop problems 1st the package on it didnt work and 2nd it so slow and cant get on internet 25 March 2014
Brilliant I was a bit worried that the Mifi would be difficulty to set up after reading the negative reviews I had seen, but to my surprise my iPad 5 connected immediately, brilliant piece of kit! 19 March 2014
It Works I was a bit worried after reading not so good reviews; but for the price it was worth a try. I connected to my i Pad very quickly and I was up and running in no time. I would only recommend to gamers as I found it a bit slow for anything else. Have tried in different parts of the UK and in general keeps me happy. 25 February 2014
When working a good buy had to get in touch with vodafone to convert credit to air time. poor explanatory leaflet. 20 February 2014
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4 months ago
its connected to bt at home but want to use it when not at home for streaming
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minty
Location: Manchester, UK
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4 months ago
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It is 3g device, so the best speeds you will get are the same as for any 3g phone, and you have data cap limitations too.

But it will work, depending on the quality of signal it is picking up.

If you have a smart-phone you can tether to the 3g of that.
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what actual devices can you use?

4 months, 3 weeks ago
I have a acer iconia model A1-810
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Location: Hengoed, Caerphilly CF82, UK
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4 months, 1 week ago
Answer: 
Thank you for your question.

The Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White will create a Wi-Fi network that any device that is capable of connecting to a Wi-Fi network.

Thank you for using Argos Q&A.
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Location: Acton Gate
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5 months ago
I currently have to use Vodaphone Sure Signal as there is no Vodaphone (or anyone else's) signal in the area. (i) will the R206 work via this set up ? and (ii) will the R206 have to be registered with the Sure Signal ?
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Robert
Location: Mallaig, Highland, UK
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3 months, 3 weeks ago
Answer: 
The vodafone sure signal boosts the 3g signal in that area as well. As long as you register the sim number of the r206 to the sure signal box you should get good signal on the r206 (only as fast as your broadband).

Although the sure signal works off of your home broadband so not sure why you just don't use your broadband wifi whilst in the house rather than your Vodafone data allowance? As soon as you leave the house the r206 will only be as good as the Vodafone network in that area.
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3 months, 3 weeks ago
Answer: 
Hello,

The Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi creates its own indepenent wifi signal and doesn't require a connection to Vodaphone Sure Signal. The devices won't interfere with each other in any way. Having the R206 alongside the Sure Singal just means you'll have a choice of both a wifi hotspot and 3G available to you.

I hope this is helpful.
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5 months, 2 weeks ago
i want to buy an i use one 2 samson tabs so will i need two mifi with it or c
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5 months, 2 weeks ago
Answer: 
Thank you for your question,

I can confirm that the Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White can connect to 2 tablets at the same time.

Thank you for using Argos Q&A.
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5 months, 3 weeks ago
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5 months, 2 weeks ago
Answer: 
Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that the Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White will work with all iPads. The device creates a Wi-Fi point which any device which also has Wi-Fi capabilities will be able to connect to.

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6 months ago
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5 months, 4 weeks ago
Answer: 
Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that you can top up the Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White whenever you would like, including before 30 days if your data has run out.

Thank you for using Argos Q&A.
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will it connect to my iphone 5 wifi

6 months ago
just need to connect to my iphone 5 asap
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6 months ago
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This product is compatible with the Apple iPhone 5. This product creates a Wi-Fi hotspot that any smart phone can connect to, providing the phone is Wi-Fi enabled.
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samsung galaxy tablet

6 months ago
will this be ableto be used on my samsung tablet and how does it work
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6 months ago
Answer: 
Hello!

For the Vodaphone R206 Pay As You Go Mifi - white yes. It works by connecting to a Mobile internet network (pre-paid) and acting as a portable wireless spot.

I hope this helps and enjoy the rest of the day!
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Rebecca @ Argos
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7 months ago
What brand is this dongle - is it ZTE or Huawei?

Does it comes in black?

Thanks in advance
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7 months ago
Answer: 
Hi Kromann, thank you for your question regarding the Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White.

I have looked into this for you and I can confirm this MiFi dongle is manufactured by Huawei.

Thank you for using Argos Q&A.
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Will my Wii and 3DS work with this?

7 months ago
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7 months ago
Answer: 
Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that any device which can connect to a WiFi network will work with the Vodafone R206 Pay As You Go MiFi - White.

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