Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



805 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 8


Topic # 94672 16-Dec-2011 04:29 Send private message

 This seems to be the only comparison site:http://www.telme.org.nz/ (although wasn't that much use to me)

So anyway, after much digging around and thought over a few hours I've created these as the choices:

http://www.slingshot.co.nz/internet
Naked Broadband Unlimited, $90/month
(initially my reaction was to AVOID when I saw "unlimited", however it appears to be on Geekzone the reaction to those who signed up has been very positive. However, it is very early days... only been available for a few weeks. Thus I'm sitting on the fence about this one unless somebody makes it clearer)

http://www.orcon.net.nz/external/genius/campaigns_landing_genius.php
Example cost: 40gig/month @ $95
A positive in their favour: http://www.orcon.net.nz/home/page/o_zone hmmm.... although they don't count TVNZonDemand any longer which was a big plus for me,http://www.orcon.net.nz/about/article/o_zone_-_a_few_changes

http://www.snap.net.nz/home/package/naked
Example cost: 35gig/month @ $60
A positive in their favour: unlimited free youtube for only an extra $2/month

http://www.vodafone.co.nz/naked-broadband/ultimate-naked.jsp
Ultimate Naked, 60gig/month @ $95
A positive in their favour: "you can double your data to 120GB for an additional $30.60, either as a one-off if you just need a bit more for the month or ongoing if you want to always have the extra data."

http://www.compass.net.nz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=72&Itemid=96
40 GB Broadband $76.95 per month
60 GB Broadband $96.95 per month

http://www.worldnet.co.nz/personal/nakeddsl/
Example cost: 40gigs/month @ $69


So which plan?! Any positive or negatives I left out which should be highlighted?




Who I am: multi time Ironman finisher, University of Auckland graduate, Freelancer (mainly focused on website development, message me for work).

twitter.com/TersoIT

Create new topic
148 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 558536 16-Dec-2011 07:04 Send private message

I have Vodafone Ideal Naked 20GB and pay $45 per month.

Vodafone offers a significant discount to Naked if you have a phone connection on contract with them as well. It doesn't even have to be under your name.

I'm in Red Zone too for another discount.

1917 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 82

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 558545 16-Dec-2011 07:44 Send private message

Snap above is $60 for 10 GB.




Nexus 5, Galaxy Note 10.1, ASUS UX31e Ultrabook, Mysky HDi, 2talk



805 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 8


  Reply # 558626 16-Dec-2011 10:44 Send private message

My bad! Snap updates the page with the total cost but I must've had the page reload at some point as it is 35gig/month for $85

I saw the vodafone discount for on account, but my vodafone is a prepaid that I never use now and my other phone is a two degrees that I just buy data and txt packs for.




Who I am: multi time Ironman finisher, University of Auckland graduate, Freelancer (mainly focused on website development, message me for work).

twitter.com/TersoIT

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Geekzone giveaway: Thecus N2310 NAS
Created by freitasm, last reply by ripdog on 23-Jul-2014 23:42 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


MH 17 "shot down" all dead
Created by joker97, last reply by turnin on 22-Jul-2014 16:56 (196 replies)
Pages... 12 13 14


PB Computers experiences
Created by KiwiNZ, last reply by 1cloud on 23-Jul-2014 21:13 (30 replies)
Pages... 2


Is working in IT making you less manly?
Created by dotnetdev, last reply by nakedmolerat on 23-Jul-2014 21:26 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


Huge Fuss, didn't even make it a year.
Created by networkn, last reply by Glassboy on 22-Jul-2014 19:50 (121 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Skinny's new aggressive ad campaign
Created by Yabanize, last reply by Yabanize on 22-Jul-2014 23:35 (52 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Apple Watch?
Created by gnfb, last reply by alexx on 23-Jul-2014 23:45 (13 replies)

Problem with packet loss and ping on international traffic
Created by yankstar, last reply by yankstar on 23-Jul-2014 21:48 (11 replies)


Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.