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BT Total BroadbandChange
TalkTalk Talk2 InternationalChange
Virgin Media Size: L (4Mb)Change
|Download Speed (up to)||8Mb||8Mb||4Mb|
|Introductory or offer price||
£17.99 (for 3 mths)
£13.99 (for 6 mths)
|Length of introductory or offer price||
(12 mth min term)
(18 mth min term)
|Standard price per month||£22.99||£16.391||£25.00|
|Subscription cost in year 1 with 12 mth contract||£260.88||n/a||£138.00|
|Subscription cost in year 1 with 18 mth contract||£398.82||£325.012||n/a|
|Are their best offers available to all new customers?||3|
|Minimum contract term||12 mths||18 mths||12 mths|
|Alternative minimum contract term||18 mths||n/a||n/a|
|Monthly usage allowance||8GB||40Gb||Unlimited4|
|24/7 Phone support|
|Rate Phone support is charged at||08455||10p per minute6||25p per minute7|
|Ad Blocker (popup/adware)|
|Email Address Guard|
|Firewall Protection (PC)||Optional|
|File Backup Service||8||Optional9|
|Privacy Manager/Identity protection|
|BT Vision enabled|
|Includes free wireless modem||10|
|Calls over Internet offered|
|Includes phone to make calls over the internet|
|Inclusive Internet calls offered within Broadband service||11|
|Free access to BT FON Global WiFi network||12|
|Customise your home page|
|BT Fusion enabled|
The information in this table was last updated 10/01/2008.
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