In the United Kingdom will be fortunate to have soon with the new USB stick-shaped modem (both PC and Mac) Vodafone with HSUPA technology. Which allows them to obtain speeds of descent of 7.2 Mbps and 1.4 Mbps of upload, very comparable with any ADSL connection. In Central London and the airport, it already has networks that can withstand this packet data transfer protocol.
In terms of the size of the device, we can say that it is much smaller than the stick we have known of Vodafone. Its price in the United Kingdom will be about 96 euros more a stay of 18 months contract. adding a rate fixed each month a 3 GB download limit.
In our country we have several months of a very similar modem from Vodafone, the USB Stick HSDPA modem. The previous step to the final HSUPA with 3.2 Mbps down and 1.4 Mbps upload speeds. Soon we will be able enjoy it possibly in our country when the networks are deployed.