What is 4G?

4G is the fourth generation of mobile data. At six times the speed of its predecessor, 3G, it offers the fastest internet connection available for users across Britain. From streaming video to sending images, you get there quicker with 4G.

4G vs 3G comparison

3G vs 4G comparison

How do I get 4G?

There are three simple steps to getting on the 4G bandwagon. Firstly, you need to make sure you live in a 4G-serviced area. Secondly you’ll need a 4G-enabled handset, and finally a 4G price plan. But there’s no need to worry, because at Phones 4u we’ll help you every step of the way.

4G ready Phones

4G ready handset

If you want to get started with 4G, there are plenty of handsets to choose from. From the stunning HTC One to the vibrant Nokia Lumia 1020, you’re bound to find the perfect partner for your 4G adventure.

4G Price plans

4G price plan

We’ve got a great selection of 4G plans from Vodafone and EE, so you can choose from a load of flexible bundles and some great benefits. From free cinema tickets to a mountain of data, we’re proud to offer something for everyone.

4G coverage

4G coverage area

4G now covers the majority of Britain, and finding out if you’re in a serviced area has never been easier. More and more people are enjoying faster mobile data every day, and you can be one of them. Simply visit our network pages to check coverage for your area.


Our 4G network partners


vodafone 4G

With its Red 4G network, Vodafone is one of the leading names in 4G. Offering excellent benefits including free Spotify Premium and Sky Sports Mobile, there are plenty of flexible tariffs to select from at a range of prices.



As the first network to bring 4G to the UK, EE is a true pioneer of superfast data technology. By the end of the year the firm aims to be servicing 98% of the country, so you can always count on its 4G service wherever you are.