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Best Broadband In Galway

Whether you’re new to Galway or currently living in the city looking to change broadband provider,  the amount of options can certainly be overwhelming. The main companies who are providing fixed line or cable broadband are Vodafone, Eir, Virgin Media , Pure Telecom and Magnet. Each offers you something different but which...
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Sky Broadband Available all over Ireland

Sky Broadband is now available to the vast majority of homes in Ireland . You don’t need to get Sky TV – all you need is a phone line . Sky use telephone lines to provide DSL broadband to  homes in the same way as Eir and Vodafone....
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Best Broadband Speeds in Ireland

On the Speedtest.net website – they run thousands of speed tests for internet users all over the world. They store and analyze the data – so they can compare the results from different internet providers. For Ireland – they  worked out the top 5 Internet Service providers based...
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Cheaper Sky Broadband

Sky have been offering  broadband and home phone lines in Ireland for several years now They are using a combination of BT and Eircom exchanges to provide the connections . Sky Unlimited broadband and free off peak calls to landlines is available for €45.  There is no need...
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Fastest Broadband Upload Speeds

There is some interesting data collected at Speedtest.net about broadband speeds in Ireland. In April 2011 the summary of their Upload speed tests for Ireland showed that Magnet Broadband had the fastest upload speeds out of all the public internet providers. The average upload speed for Magnet was...
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Towns with the Best Broadband Speeds

According to speed tests carried out on Speedtest.net – between Sept 2008 and MArch 20011 these are the Top 10 towns with  fastest internet download speeds in Ireland 1. Lucan 15.33 Mbps 2. Maynooth  12.84 Mbps 3. Celbridge  11.53 Mbps 4. Swords  11.25  Mbps 5. Kilcock 10.76 Mbps...
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