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Topic # 105917 13-Jul-2012 22:08 Send private message

Hi guys,

I thought I would let the forum know about some information I came across.  According to a Telecom Rep who did a presentation at one of my bros Auckland Uni lectures VDSL2 residential offering will be open at the beginning of 2013.  



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  Reply # 655306 14-Jul-2012 00:22 Send private message

From what I have heard, Telecom also have choppers like these guys [Link]




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  Reply # 655308 14-Jul-2012 00:25 Send private message

lol its not a scam.  Its what the rep said at the presentation for a Auckland Uni Business School lecture. 

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  Reply # 655329 14-Jul-2012 02:15 Send private message

Chorus Wholesale VDSL service has been available for ages for ISP's to use. Technically it's been in "soft launch" and all the rep is telling you it that it's status is changing to full launch.

The status change doesn't make any practical difference really, you can already get VDSL2 from quite a few ISP's eg: Snap, Maxnet, Unleash, DTS.. etc

Maybe Telecom will actually start offering VDSL2 in 2013, better late than never I guess....

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  Reply # 655373 14-Jul-2012 10:11 Send private message

Telecom is working hard to make VDSL available in their BB offer as soon as possible. Its Not a rumour.

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  Reply # 655382 14-Jul-2012 10:37 Send private message

I've also heard from Gen-i that Telecom Retail is planning to offer VDSL2 (didn't give any timeframes).

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