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What is 5G?
5G is the next generation of mobile network technology. It will improve your mobile experience and helpyou enjoy faster speeds, a more reliable data connection in busy places, and a near-instant connection when opening apps and websites, playing games or connecting to your smart home devices.
But 5G is not a replacement for 4G. It simply adds another layer to our network to provide you with a faster, smoother and better mobile experience.
What are the benefits of 5G?
Even faster and better quality
Faster downloads and the highest quality video, thanks to mobile speeds that are faster than ever before.
An almost instantaneous internet connection to the content you love.
Better connection in busy places
5G means a more reliable experience, even in the busiest places, at the busiest times.
Where is 5G?
We're leading the UK on 5G rollout. We launched with 5G coverage in London, Edinburgh, Belfast, Cardiff, Birmingham and Manchester in May 2019, and are expanding 5G on a daily basis. Click here for the full list of cities and towns.
To give you the very best experience, we’re focusing our efforts on the busiest places, where the power of 5G can make the biggest difference. As well as switching on the first 5G sites in cities and large towns, we've brought 5G to more high footfall places, including London Euston Station, Cardiff Central station, Glasgow’s Bath Street and St Enoch Square, Belfast’s Kingspan Stadium, and Coventry’s Council House and Cathedral ruins.
Don’t forget to check your coverage!
READY FOR THE 5G Future
To experience 5G, you’ll need to get a 5G-ready device. You’ll also need one of our 5G plans. So choose a Smart or Essential plan on the UK’s no.1 network and get ready for everything 5G has to offer. No other network has 5G in more places right now. And we’re expanding our coverage, fast.
Our Smart and Essential plans are packed with added benefits. Click here for more information.
Best EE 5G Mobile Phone Deals & Prices
At Metrofone, our focus is clear, and that is to give first-rate customer service by supplying our customers with the best handset and the best contract to suit them. This is a simple approach, but it means that we are able to keep working hard looking at new cutting edge technologies and stocking all of the greatest and latest handsets. Recently we started the rollout of our 5G offerings, and this collection of fantastic 5G enabled phones is what this page is all about.
The Best EE 5G Mobile Phone Contracts
All of our amazing deals on the newest and best 5G phones have free next day delivery, and we have dedicated ourselves to only bringing the best deals that we can find, and we are certain that you will love them. 5G is now rolling out, not only here in the UK, but also globally and it is going to deliver next-level speed and reliability for all your data and mobile needs. 5G is built around speed, so everything you access will be super quick and super fast. So when you are out of range of a WiFi signal, you wouldn’t even notice the difference as the 5G kicks and takes over for you. Coverage is also much more widespread, so no more 4G blackspots.
The range of fantastic 5G handsets available is something that we absolutely love, and we know that you will feel the same way, the exciting new developments being offered by many different phone manufacturers is just outstanding. This includes offerings from some of the biggest names in the business, companies like Samsung are already bringing out their 5G offerings, as well as some of the newer players in the market like Oppo. Not only do we have amazing handsets, but we have paired them with some truly great deals for you. We have a fantastic range of pay monthly deals, from our partner EE and we think that you will be staggered by the level of choice on offer.
Like all modern handsets, there is a vast range of features, with 5G just being one of the newest on offer. Pair this with an amazing special offer deal with a variety of packages and configurations to suit every need you have with a custom solution just for you. We have a range of different free gifts on offer from the network, couple that with free or paid handsets, and a massive range of data allowances and you will be impressed. As we know, getting hold of your mobile phone is really important as we know you just can’t wait to hold it. So we offer free next day delivery on all of our deals. We want to make sure that you have your new handset as soon as possible and we know that you really hate waiting and are probably sat staring at the letterbox like an expectant puppy, so we dispatch your order as soon as it is placed, so like 5G it is fast and reliable.
So which is the right deal for you? The easiest way to ensure you get the right deal is to start with looking at your data usage as this generally tends to be the place where you could have extra charges if you go over your allotment. 5G will give you such good coverage and speed that you will be ploughing through the data each month so you may want to look at a much larger allowance just to make sure you don’t run out. If all this confuses you then our customer service team are ready and waiting to walk you through it, we just a few simple questions about how you use your phone you will be paired up with the right amount of data for your needs, and we can base this on any phone you already have.
With so many special offers in place, then you are likely to want to grab a bit more data than you normally lead, as going over the top can be damaging to your bank balance. This is particularly true on your great 5G handset as the provider won’t stop your life just because you have run out of data, they will let you keep going, but will rack up the extra charges which can be annoying for you. So when choosing your data plan, we look at your average use and then add a bit so that if you run into issues, like you have a fantastic day out or your WiFi goes down, then it doesn’t matter if you as you will have extra data on your handset to use. This will give you peace of mind that you won’t have any nasties come bill day.
Finally, we look at the handset that you want, because of the fantastic offers we have are able to offer you a handset with no upfront costs, so that you can get your hands on the latest handset sooner rather than later. If you prefer to pay some money upfront to reduce your ongoing monthly cost, then we also have some amazing deals to suit your budget and make sure that you are not paying over the top each month. Along with all this great value is an amazing free gift from your network, whether this is free access to streaming films or television. Or maybe music is your jam, and you will be able to get free access to a music streaming service, or sports. Maybe you enjoy travelling and need a deal to help you while you are abroad, then there will be a gift we can add to your account to help you with that, all at no extra cost.
So if you want to know how owning a 5G mobile phone could benefit your daily life, then get in touch. Our highly skilled customer service team are waiting for your call with all the knowledge of the handsets and deals that we have here. Just call us on 0333 900 1144, and we will be happy to help.