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What's the difference between standard broadband and fibre optic?

Standard broadband is called ADSL, or ADSL2+ to give it its correct name. With ADSL2+ you'll typically get speeds of up to 16Mbps but depending on how far away you are from the exchange, you could get a much slower connection than that.

With fibre optic broadband, depending on which provider you choose you could get a connection as fast as 152Mbps. How does this make a difference to your browsing? Well, the faster the connection, the quicker things load, like emails, YouTube videos, websites and streaming sites like Netflix.

However, with a faster connection, typically comes a more expensive tariff, which is why it's a good idea to compare providers against each other.

Why shop around for broadband?

Each provider offers different bundles, whether that's high-speed broadband, unlimited usage or a cheap deal.

If you've been with the same provider for a number of years you might not be on the best deal for you.

The benefits of switching could include:
  • Cheaper monthly payments
  • A faster connection
  • Increased download limits

Make decisions easier with Confused.com

  • Compare the latest offers from some of the UK's top providers like BT, Sky and Virgin Media.
  • Broadband providers give customers a large amount of options when choosing a package. Unfortunately, with so many providers offering different things, it can be hard to find the right package. Confused.com can take what's important to you - speed, price or download limit - and find you our best package.
  • By searching for providers in the UK with Confused.com, you could find packages for your specific area. Simply enter your details and find our most suitable deals on the market going today.
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