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    Sky may drop the price of broadband products

    This is a discussion on Sky may drop the price of broadband products within the Sky Rumour Mill forums, part of the Sky news and announcements category; Well spotted and thanks for sharing. Hopefully it is true and that there are no stings in the tail. I ...

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Well spotted and thanks for sharing.

      Hopefully it is true and that there are no stings in the tail.

      I am wondering if sky will reduce the price of the Sports pack as well, but there again it is an established product. BT Sport might well have some headline acts but what will the presentation be like? Will the quality actually be anything like what people have become used to with the existing channels or will it be trash?

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Well can only hope and prey I guess there going to announce it this week sometime seen as Sunday is almost up lol.

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      I am wondering when Sky will announce the prices now.

      Will it be Monday or Tuesday?

      The next thing is just how much will they all be priced at?

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Can't see much of a drop to me like especially fibre seen as that's new DSL maybe.

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      This week might be a good time for you to sign up to SFU or SFUP deadman.

      I suspect that someone is Sky has seen a mass migration from Sky to BT Infinity and has decided that they can't have this, what with the share holders to keep happy.

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Heh funny lol I can't see fibre dropping for a while yet not till it becomes the normal

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Free sky unlimited with the full tv pack and free hd too, I'd settle for that

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Hum tempting but if they dropped the unlimited to say 5 pound and then put the fibre 40/10 package to 10 pound a month that would tempt me allot.

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Sky's staff can get SFU for 10 per month. Any less and it would be less than what Sky pays BTO for their piece.

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      Re: Sky may drop the price of broadband products

      Quote Originally Posted by speedyrite View Post
      Ah that was it! Been on Sky Broadband since July 2007. Oh so long ago...

      Somewhere along the line, Mid became Everyday didn't it? Anyway, in early 2011, I changed from "Old" Unlimited (10 per month) to "New" unlimited (7.50 per month).
      Mid disappeared. As I said before mid customers were automatically upgraded to Unlimited and suffered a 2.50 price hike. It was base that became Everyday Lite (EL). Unlike EL I think base may have had a speed cap. If I remember correctly the download limit was 2GB/mnth for both products but base did not appear to be rigorously enforced.

     

     
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