Sky has introduced a premium addition to its vary of broadband affords. Dubbed Fiber Max, it affords head-end speeds of as much as 76 Mbps – double Sky’s earlier quickest broadband product.
So what’s new about this? What’s the obtain restrict? And the way a lot does that price? And the way does it stack up towards the remainder of Sky’s broadband choices? Be part of us as we break down the small print to offer you the whole lot you should know.
1 It provides speeds of as much as 76 Mbps
It is actually spectacular and sits above Sky’s 38Mbps and 17Mbps choices. But it surely’s price remembering that that is an absolute most, and in observe speeds could be slower than that.
At prime speeds, nonetheless, you’ll obtain an album in 5 seconds, an episode of a TV present in beneath a minute, and have movies in beneath two minutes.
2 It affords limitless downloads
There isn’t any utilization restrict, so you’ll be able to obtain as many motion pictures, TV reveals, documentaries, music, video games and no matter you need with out worrying about maxing out your allowance.
This contrasts with commonplace Sky Fiber, which has a restrict of 25 GB per thirty days. Nevertheless, you’ll be able to go for Sky Fiber Limitless, which affords the identical prime pace of 38 Mbps as Sky Fiber however with no month-to-month restrict.
Sky Broadband Limitless, Sky’s entry-level broadband providing, additionally affords limitless utilization, with speeds of as much as 17 Mbps.
3 It begins at £ 32.40 per thirty days together with line rental
This breaks right down to £ 15 per thirty days for Sky Fiber Max for the primary 12 months and £ 17.40 for Sky Line Rental.
Then, for the rest of your 18 month contract, Fiber Max’s worth goes as much as £ 25 per thirty days. You’ll due to this fact pay £ 42.40 per thirty days together with the rental of the road throughout this era.
You additionally must pay £ 9.95 for the router to be delivered. Sky says “setup costs might apply” though we will not think about they are going to be too excessive.
4 It comes with safety as commonplace
Like all Sky broadband affords, Sky Fiber Max affords entry to Sky Broadband Protect thrown free. This lets you stop inappropriate web sites and content material from being considered by means of your broadband connection.
You possibly can customise it in keeping with your wants. Simply select a ranking – PG, 13, 18, or customized – and a watershed that stops sure kinds of websites from being considered at sure occasions of the day. You may as well select to dam particular web sites.
Broadband Protect additionally protects towards phishing and malware contaminated websites, so your units shouldn’t be contaminated with viruses. And it really works on all broadband linked units, together with laptops, tablets, smartphones, and desktops.
Very similar to Sky’s different broadband tiers, Fiber Max comes bundled with Sky customer support, which was ranked primary by Ofcom in January of this 12 months.
5 you do not want Sky TV to get it
Sky Fiber Max is accessible to everybody, whether or not or not you may have Sky TV.