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

      Still no mac
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      November 8th when BTO come to fit it
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Isn't that about the same time that Sky may launch their first Fibre product range?


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

      Couldn't care less now lol, whatever they do its going to be over BTO infrastructure so its not going to be a million miles cheaper.

      Providing i drop the HD pack my total bill will only be 7 a month more anyway so i have decided to keep the Sky TV i was getting minus the HD, everyone is a winner.

      On a plus note providing BT are ok i can use BT FON and any router i like so thats a bonus.
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      On a plus note providing BT are ok i can use BT FON and any router i like so thats a bonus.
      I thought BT Fon was only available with BT Total Broadband, not Infinity? You will probably be able to use a quality cable router.

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      No mate its showing i can use FON in my welcome email

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      As for the router i have shoved this on my wish list [ame=http://www.amazon.co.uk/Netgear-Range-Wireless-N-Gigabit-Router/dp/B002P54B80/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1319456220&sr=8-7]Netgear Range Max Dual Band Wireless-N Gigabit Router: Amazon.co.uk: Computers & Accessories[/ame]
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Nice one! But can you really believe the RRP of 330.05

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

      I wouldn't have believed it if it had said 107.06 and that is what they are asking for it.
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      As much as I like the DGND3700, there are also a few issues with the WNDR3700. check out the Netgear forums first to see if they will be an issue for yourself:

      WNDR3700 Discussion Forums - NETGEAR Forums

      Hopefully a revised firmware will be released soon.

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

      im in no hurry for fibre despite going on about it alot im quite happy with skys unlimited package

     

     
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