These days – with all the streaming and downloading of Films ,TV , music and video games – many people are hitting the monthly download limits of their internet providers.
If you go above your data transfer limit some providers might hit you with a fee or you might have your download speeds drastically reduced.
The good news is that most internet providers in Ireland are now offering real Unlimited downloads . Sky , Virgin say they have no limits. Vodafone , Pure Telecom and Eir have a fair usage policy of 1 Terabyte a month – which is 1024 Gb and should be easily more than enough for the vast majority of households.
Cheapest Unlimited Home Broadband
(Some providers will not be available in some areas)
Prices Checked Jan 2019
1. Pure Telecom have a fibre and phone bundle costing €420 in year one. The normal monthly charge is €50 , but it is reduced to €35 for the first 12 months. (“Bill Save” bundle) . . Anytime landline calls are included. Speeds of up to 100Mbs depending on line and location. 12 month contract. (1000Gb fair usage cap)
2. Vodafone have a broadband bundle priced at €450 for the first year . With broadband speeds of upto 100Mb and unlimited downloads ( 1 Tb fair usage cap) and unlimited calls to Irish landlines . Vodafone’s bundle costs €50 a month (reduced to €25 for first 6 months). It is an 18 month contract. More details can be found on Vodafone bundles at Switcher.ie
3. Sky have a broadband and phone bundle (TV subscription not required) – with speeds of upto 100mb , unlimited downloads and anytime calls to Irish landlines and several international destinations. It costs €62.50 a month with the first 12 months at €37.50 (works out at €500 in year one including equipment charges).
Prices correct as at Jan 12th 2019
You can compare the current Broadband prices and availability in your area and sign up on the very useful website Switcher.ie