Archos G9 devices can receive an optional 3G stick to bring 3G mobile communications functionnality in addition to the existing WIFI connectivity. The 3G stick connects on the back of the device after removing a small trap. The 3G stick should be available in the coming weeks at a price of 49 euros or 49 UKP from most online shops selling the Archos G9 devices and from some selected mobile operators. The stick should come with a free SIMcard and some free connection time, to be extended with pre-paid credits to buy to the operator.

According to Archos press release from today, a deal has just been signed with Three, the 3G provider operating in the UK to offer...