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  Reply # 1093852 22-Jul-2014 18:55
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shizzz how slow can you go Chorus two more years by that time there'll be something newer and faster around like 7G 

 

Network upgrade scheduled:

 

  • UFB fibre up to 100 Mbps by Jun-2016

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  Reply # 1093864 22-Jul-2014 19:43
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Behodar: I got my blue envelope today. Fortunately none of the neighbours seemed to be around when I exclaimed "YES!" laughing


I thought I heard something in the distance..........(me too, by the way)




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  Reply # 1095418 25-Jul-2014 09:47
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tstone: TBD for my street. Been that way on the Chorus website for about 3 years now.



I live in Glenfield , only about a km from exchange, and no indication of when UFB will be available either.
And I can't get VDSL so  stuck on ADSL.
The worst part is not knowing when you are going to get UFB or if you will ever get it.

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  Reply # 1095424 25-Jul-2014 10:07
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Mine has changed from Jun 2015 about 2 months ago to March 2015 (w00t!).

No sign of work anywhere though (Waiheke Island). I hear they (Chorus) are bringing a new cable over from the mainland (Beachlands) as Waiheke is currently serviced by Fibre (one strand apparently) that Vector owns. I guess no point telling everyone they can get up to 100mbps until they have some backhaul.

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  Reply # 1102095 4-Aug-2014 20:56
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Hmm. A couple of weeks ago the Chorus maps were listing availability of this month at my parents' place, and November at mine. Now both addresses are saying April 2015. A delay, or just an error?

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  Reply # 1102113 4-Aug-2014 21:07
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Behodar: Hmm. A couple of weeks ago the Chorus maps were listing availability of this month at my parents' place, and November at mine. Now both addresses are saying April 2015. A delay, or just an error?


Well, the Nov 14 thing was there just a day or three ago, and the blue envelope said start 11 Aug, finish 22 Sep, so hopefully Nov 14 is a bit more accurate, unless it really will take them 7 months to test everything.....




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  Reply # 1102332 5-Aug-2014 09:00
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I seem to be stuck in an island surrounded by a sea of UFB activity...

Out West around Golf Road area - large swathes of New Lynn central are done, they are busy working up and down Portage road, Green Bay seems to be getting in on the action and we are sat in the middle with the dreaded "UFB Roll out plans for your area is still being developed"

Wah.

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  Reply # 1102544 5-Aug-2014 12:25
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rb99:
Behodar: Hmm. A couple of weeks ago the Chorus maps were listing availability of this month at my parents' place, and November at mine. Now both addresses are saying April 2015. A delay, or just an error?


Well, the Nov 14 thing was there just a day or three ago, and the blue envelope said start 11 Aug, finish 22 Sep, so hopefully Nov 14 is a bit more accurate, unless it really will take them 7 months to test everything.....


Back to November, yay




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  Reply # 1102545 5-Aug-2014 12:27
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rb99: Back to November, yay

Excellent :)

Parents' place is back to August too. Just yesterday Dad asked me about what's involved with getting it, so he must be interested :)

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  Reply # 1102558 5-Aug-2014 12:47
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Behodar:
rb99: Back to November, yay

Excellent :)

Parents' place is back to August too. Just yesterday Dad asked me about what's involved with getting it, so he must be interested :)


That's good news. Now just need to wait for the Telecom headline - 30/10 packages upgraded to 100/50 at no extra cost, to be announced 1 day before I sign up.....




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  Reply # 1102701 5-Aug-2014 16:23
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rb99:
Behodar:
rb99: Back to November, yay

Excellent :)

Parents' place is back to August too. Just yesterday Dad asked me about what's involved with getting it, so he must be interested :)


That's good news. Now just need to wait for the Telecom headline - 30/10 packages upgraded to 100/50 at no extra cost, to be announced 1 day before I sign up.....


That won't ever happen since the plans are a CFH regulated product. So unless you are getting over-charged for your 30/10 plan, or under-charged for your 100/50. It's not going to happen.





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  Reply # 1107963 13-Aug-2014 21:29
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Yesterday last year but still couldn't get it and stuck at 1mbps on DSL now, and yes, central Takapuna near the strand. Yes not rural. Thanks chorus, lucky john key is not in Takapuna

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  Reply # 1109251 15-Aug-2014 20:12
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I have UFB 100Mbps connection

Ah, that felt good....




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