Virgin Media offers the most widely available Ultrafast broadband service with speeds of up to 350 Mbps. Unlike other providers they run off their own dedicated lines rather than being tied to openreach like their competitors allowing them to offer greater speeds than any other provider outside of leasing dedicated private lines. Virgin Media Broadband currently covers only 60% of UK homes whilst not all of these are able to get their top speed packages.
What Broadband Packages Do Virgin Media Offer?
Unlike other providers Virgin Media doesn’t offer an ADSL/non-fibre service, as a result Virgins base package is more pricey than their competitors but for getting a superfast internet connection their base m50 package is cheaper than most comparable deals.
M50 Fibre Broadband – Average download speed of 54 Mbps with upload speeds of 5 Mbps. Virgins entry level service is far beyond the budget options provided by other companies and is suitable for most customers and will suffice for even larger households.
M100 Fibre Broadband – Average download speed of 108 Mbps with upload speeds of 10 Mbps. Virgins middle tier option rivals the premium ‘Ultrafast’ packages provided by the likes of BT and Sky. And Will suit households with 10+ internet enabled devices.
M200 Fibre Broadband – Average download speeds of 213 Mbps with upload speeds of 20 Mbps. Virgins M200 package surpasses the needs of most customers and will bring speeds more than capable of running 15+ devices with intensive internet use causing no slow downs.
M350 Fibre Broadband – Average download speeds of 362 Mbps with upload speeds of 36 Mbps. Virgins M350 package is the UK fastest widely available broadband service. To put this speed into perspective a full 800MB HD film can be downloaded in just 20 seconds.
Why Choose Virgin Media Broadband?
Ultrafast connection – Virgin Media offers the UK fastest non dedicated line broadband service.
Line rental requirements – Unlike other providers Virgin Media doesn’t require the customer to include line rental in their package.
Customer Service – Virgin Medias customer services is award winning and see’s few complaints when compared to their competitors.
14 money-back guarantee.
Industry leading router – Virgins Media’s new Hub3 is widely considered best in class offering the best range, reliability and speed of any of the major providers.
Free public WiFi – Virgin media now offers all its broadband and mobile customers access to thousands of public WiFi hotspots across the UK most notably to London customers access to the London underground station hotspots.
What’s Bad about Virgin Media Broadband?
Limited availability – Due to running on their own broadband lines Virgin can only offer broadband to 60% of UK homes.
Cancellation fees – Due to Virgin Media not being readily available, when moving home it may be the case that you can no longer access Virgin Media’s broadband meaning that unlike other providers where you can just move your package with you with Virgin you may be forced to pay out of your contract when moving.
Compare Virgin Broadband Deals Against Other Leading Providers
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