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Topic # 16765 26-Oct-2007 16:33 Send private message

Hi All,

I have a customer wanting internet at Orere Point, Auckland. No DSL available according to Telecom.

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Any other suggestions?

Cheers
Mac


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  Reply # 92578 26-Oct-2007 17:12 Send private message

If you have Telecom coverage, you could consider trying Telecom Mobile broadband - but on the coverage map the coverage there looks patchy.

Otherwise satelite?

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  Reply # 92726 28-Oct-2007 11:00 Send private message

Hi MacJones,

Have you considered Satellite broadband? Check out wirelessnation.co.nz

Starts from $57 a month, and is true broadband speeds, for those outside the ADSL network.

Cheers,

Adrian Zimmer

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  Reply # 92858 29-Oct-2007 10:43 Send private message

Wow wireless nation is an expensive option. Wired country/Compass would be a better option.

http://www.compass.net.nz/residential/internet/wireless_net.asp

Although watch out for the 12 month early disconnection :)  quote - "In the event of early termination of service (within 12 months of initial connection) the remainder of the 12 month contract will be payable."




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