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#148579 24-Jun-2014 08:27
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Hi - did anyone notice that Telecom now appears to be offering UFB in Hamilton? I haven't seen a press release or anything - can anyone confirm?


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  #1073079 24-Jun-2014 08:35
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Yup, as posted in another thread:

cbrpilot: Hi everyone, if you check the Telecom address checker, you'll find Telecom Ultra Fibre is now available in the following areas:
Hamilton
Cambridge
Te Awamutu
Tauranga
Tokoroa
New Plymouth
Hawera
Wanganui is still a work in progress.

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  #1073199 24-Jun-2014 10:28
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Wow
So telecom have finally come out of their chorus shell




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  #1073304 24-Jun-2014 11:35
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hyperman: Wow
So telecom have finally come out of their chorus shell


Telecom have had UFB in Christchurch for well over a year now. So it's certainly nothing to do with Chorus.




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  #1073731 24-Jun-2014 21:38
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Well this will certainly help Waikato's update figures.

Just did a quick check against my current snap plan. For the same price/data as Snap I'd get a slower speed with Telecom it looks like, only 30/10 instead of 50/20.

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  #1073880 25-Jun-2014 08:16
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  #1073923 25-Jun-2014 08:53
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They kept pretty quiet about this. 

A bit embarrassing I suppose. 


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  #1073971 25-Jun-2014 09:48
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Does this mean they're offering VOIP now, or are they still doing their UFB + POTS line thing?

 
 
 
 


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  #1073991 25-Jun-2014 10:03
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I think it is still UFB + POTS therefore only limited to brownfield areas, not in fibre only subdivisions

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  #1073994 25-Jun-2014 10:07
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surfisup1000: They kept pretty quiet about this.

Sending a 10-paragraph release to the media is "quiet"?

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