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    Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

    This is a discussion on Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband within the Sky news and announcements forums, part of the SkyUser Announcements category; Ha! Next time ask them if they've got any spare fibre they could run to your house...

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Ha! Next time ask them if they've got any spare fibre they could run to your house
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by Mystic Eddy View Post
      Ha! Next time ask them if they've got any spare fibre they could run to your house
      Lol for that best offer them kit kats too

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      I got a call this evening, as I signed up with the fibre interest asking if I wanted to take the fibre product. No set up fee New modem and router 20 a month, minimun 34mb my line

      I'll be ordering tomorrow, assuming there is no major clause.
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Great news Angel_Rex.

      There are a few others who have already signed up over the past couple of weeks. If you want to find out more, please take a look at the new section on this forum dedicated to the new Sky Fibre product: Sky Broadband (Fibre) Help

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      The wife said to me............ 12.50 EXTRA? What does it do that ours doesnt already.....

      LOL

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by Angel_Rex View Post
      The wife said to me............ 12.50 EXTRA? What does it do that ours doesnt already.....
      She could stream some video content such as Corrie off ITV Player, whilst you sit in the shed streaming the live footie to your laptop using Sky Go or through TVCatchup.

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by Scubbie View Post
      She could stream some video content such as Corrie off ITV Player, whilst you sit in the shed streaming the live footie to your laptop using Sky Go or through TVCatchup.
      I do that already 10mb is pretty good! in fact the other night I was downloading a game on steam, I was watching a program on GO she was watching bbc iplayer on our Wii and no problems

      ...............I'll stop talking now before I talk myself out of it

      EDIT: Now i'll just be able to do it all 3 times faster
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by Angel_Rex View Post
      I do that already 10mb is pretty good! in fact the other night I was downloading a game on steam, I was watching a program on GO she was watching bbc iplayer on our Wii and no problems

      ...............I'll stop talking now before I talk myself out of it

      EDIT: Now i'll just be able to do it all 3 times faster
      defo worth the 12.50 price increase. mines an extra 15 or so but going from 2.5Mb to 40Mb is a no brainer

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      All ordered 2nd march installation date!

      Thank you!
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      now i am get ten jealous now arghh

     

     

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