Latest UK ISP Reviews

AAISPBroadband Fixed LineBy: OldspotRating: xxxxxxxxx-
AAISPBroadband Fixed LineBy: actionbuddhaRating: xxxxxxxxxx
AAISPBroadband Fixed LineBy: mttRating: xxxxxxxxx-

Cheapest Superfast ISP + Line Rental

  • Plusnet - £22.99 (*33.98)
    Speed: 38Mbps | Unlimited
  • Origin Broadband - £23.61 (*31.58)
    Speed: 38Mbps | Unlimited
  • TalkTalk - £25.00 (*33.50)
    Speed: 38Mbps | Unlimited
  • Vodafone - £25.00
    Speed: 38Mbps | Unlimited
21st October, 2017 - 12:01 am
broken broadband cable shock

Author: Mark Jackson | 15 Comments

A survey of 1,709 UK telecoms customers in June to July 2017, which was conducted by Which?, found that 53% had experienced a “problem with their broadband” in the last year. Sadly customers of Virgin Media (61%), TalkTalk (60%), Sky Broadband (56%) and BT (54%) were “most likely” to suffer. Read More..

20th October, 2017 - 4:46 pm
its technology group 2016

Author: Mark Jackson | 1 Comment

The ITS Technology Group, which has deployed a mix of superfast and ultrafast fibre optic and wireless broadband networks around the United Kingdom, claims to have put their new “national network” live after recently securing fresh investment of £2.25m from Maven Capital Partners. Read More..

20th October, 2017 - 10:57 am
lycamobile_uk

Author: Mark Jackson | 2 Comments

The UK telecoms regulator, Ofcom, has begun an investigation of Lycamobile in order to determine whether the operator breached industry regulations for EU mobile roaming, not least by levying a surcharge and applying overly strict data (3G, 4G) roaming limits. Read More..

20th October, 2017 - 9:31 am
london city central

Author: Mark Jackson | 2 Comments

The latest H2 2017 study of 3G and 4G mobile network performance in London by RootMetrics has once again awarded the best operator crown to EE, although rivals from O2, Vodafone and Three UK are catching up and the latter did at least manage to beat EE for “Call Performance“. Read More..

20th October, 2017 - 7:04 am
TalkTalk Logo 2017

Author: Keith Oddy | 2 Comments

Budget ISP TalkTalk has today further reduced the special offer pricing of their ‘up to’ 17Mbps “Fast Broadband” and ‘up to’ 38Mbps “Faster Fibre” (FTTC) broadband and phone bundles for new customers, which also continue to benefit from no setup fee. The discount will last until 2nd November 2017. Read More..

19th October, 2017 - 3:32 pm
fibre_optic_cables_on_a_table

Author: Mark Jackson | 7 Comments

Openreach (BT) has announced that they are to conduct a second Proof of Concept (PoC) trial of “Spectrum Refarming” technology, which in theory could result in a boost to broadband speeds by allowing different technologies (e.g. FTTC / VDSL2 and G.fast) to share the same spectrum frequency. Read More..

19th October, 2017 - 2:01 pm
fibre_optic_rural_broadband_b4rn

Author: Mark Jackson | 0 Comments

The Government has today laid draft regulations in Parliament that revise the Electronic Communications Code (ECC) in order to make it easier and cheaper for network operators to roll-out new broadband and telecoms infrastructure (masts, cables etc.) on public and private land. Read More..

19th October, 2017 - 12:16 pm
gibfibrespeed_fibre_optic_cable

Author: Mark Jackson | 0 Comments

Small and medium sized businesses (SME) on the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, which sits on the southern end of Spain’s Iberian Peninsula in the Mediterranean sea, can now get access to symmetrical broadband speeds of up to 200Mbps via GibFibre‘s fibre optic (FTTH/B) network. Read More..

19th October, 2017 - 11:41 am
fibre optic white cables

Author: Mark Jackson | 0 Comments

Scientists working out of the Optical Networks Group at University College London have developed a cheaper and simpler receiver for optical “full fibre” (FTTH/P) broadband networks, which makes it possible to dedicate a wavelength of light to each subscriber and “avoid bandwidth sharing.” Read More..

18th October, 2017 - 5:14 pm
best_broadband_award_big_gold_cup

Author: Mark Jackson | 3 Comments

Consumer magazine PC Pro has published the latest results from their annual 2017 Awards event, which once again – for the 14th consecutive time – saw Zen Internet scoop the win for Best ISP (AAISP was the runner-up) and also Best Web Host (Tsohost was the runner-up). Read More..

18th October, 2017 - 4:49 pm
plusnet uk

Author: Mark Jackson | 8 Comments

UK ISP Plusnet has launched a new promotion that cuts the price of their unlimited ‘up to’ 38Mbps (FTTC) “fibre broadband” and phone line rental bundle from £33.98 to just £22.99 a month for the first 18 months of service (new customers). The £25 one-off action fee has also been removed. Read More..

18th October, 2017 - 11:41 am
fibre optic cable strands

Author: Mark Jackson | 0 Comments

Openreach has today advised us about the forthcoming launch of their new Optical Spectrum Access (OSA) product for ISPs (OSA Filter Connect), which appears to be a Dark Fibre style solution that has been designed to address many of the perceived failings of a “one-size fits all” regulated product. Read More..

18th October, 2017 - 11:06 am
voneus

Author: Mark Jackson | 0 Comments

Alternative ISP Voneus, which has deployed their ‘up to’ 100Mbps capable “Wireless Fibre To The Home” (WFTTH) broadband network into a number of UK rural areas, has announced the acquisition of rival provider Cotswold Wireless for an undisclosed sum. Read More..

18th October, 2017 - 7:26 am
hyperoptic van parked outside mdu

Author: Mark Jackson | 36 Comments

Fibre optic ISP Hyperoptic, which supplies up to 1Gbps FTTP/B broadband services to large buildings in many UK urban areas, has had one of its circular adverts banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) because the promotion looked too much like an official communication from BT. Read More..

17th October, 2017 - 5:38 pm
telecoms_telegraph_pole_bt

Author: Mark Jackson | 11 Comments

Nokia says they will become the first to demonstrate a hybrid Wireless Passive Optical Network (PON) solution at the Broadband World Forum in Berlin, which can offer up to 1Gbps broadband speeds to homes by harnessing both an optical fibre network and WiGig’s 60GHz wireless standard (802.11ad). Read More..

17th October, 2017 - 4:18 pm
genesis technical systems dsl rings

Author: Mark Jackson | 2 Comments

Canadian firm Genesis Technical Systems, which last month got their “last mile” mBond kit approved for use on Openreach’s hybrid fibre FTTC (VDSL2) broadband network in the UK (here), has now secured their first orders from Hertfordshire based ISP Next Generation Access (NGA). Read More..

17th October, 2017 - 1:55 pm
ip address internet protocol

Author: Mark Jackson | 14 Comments

Europol, which helps the 28 member states of the EU (inc. UK) to fight serious international crime and terrorism, has called on broadband and mobile providers to end the use of Carrier Grade NAT (CGN) in order to “increase accountability online” and stop people “sharing the same IP address as a criminal.Read More..

Promotion
Poll
*Javascript must be ON to vote*
New Forum Topics
Helpful ISP Guides and Tips
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
»
The Top 20 Category Tags
  1. BT (1987)
  2. Broadband Delivery UK (1352)
  3. FTTP (1310)
  4. FTTC (1265)
  5. Openreach (997)
  6. Politics (991)
  7. Business (890)
  8. Statistics (796)
  9. Fibre Optic (767)
  10. Mobile Broadband (724)
  11. Wireless Internet (660)
  12. Ofcom Regulation (654)
  13. 4G (608)
  14. Virgin Media (606)
  15. FTTH (550)
  16. Sky Broadband (469)
  17. TalkTalk (445)
  18. EE (390)
  19. Security (322)
  20. 3G (282)
Promotion

Copyright © 1999 to Present - ISPreview.co.uk - All Rights Reserved - Terms  ,  Privacy and Cookie Policy  ,  Links  ,  Website Rules