The network EE, which owns Orange and T-Mobile, has launched its range of 4G products and services in London, Bristol, Birmingham, Cardiff, Leeds, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Liverpool, Southampton and Manchester.

Formerly known as Everything Everywhere, the company is offering speeds up to five times faster than 3G.

The service will be available on the Apple iPhone 5 and devices from HTC, Samsung, Nokia and Huawei.