“I was lucky enough to get invited to a little get-together this week to test out EE’s — formerly Everything Everywhere, the parent company of Orange and T-Mobile — LTE 4G speeds on a selection of devices, including the iPhone 5,” James Richardson reports for iMore.

“As you will see from the video the data speeds are pretty impressive, both upload and download, and a real step in the right direction for the UK smartphone market,” Richardson reports. “Out of all the media that attended the event today I am told I managed to get the highest download speed which was just over 42mbps. Most UK households don’t even have home broadband that fast!”

Read more in the full article here.

MacDailyNews Take: The iPhone 5 speed is remarkable and addicting. Once you go iPhone 5, you can’t go back.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]