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# 106835 1-Aug-2012 08:49
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Snap! is proud to announce our highly anticipated UFB Plans now live on our website!

We have plans available now for both residential and small business users. There are plans for both the 100Mb Down / 50Mb Up and 30Mb Down / 10 Mb Up services depending on your needs.

You can get UFB at home from just $75!!

Snap Lightwave 30 @ Home - from $75
- Zero-rated data to iSky
- 25GB of data per month
- Snap Plus VoIP Phone
- FREE Voicemail
- FREE Caller ID
- FREE Call Waiting

Snap Lightwave 100 @ Home - from $110
- Zero-rated data to iSky
- 50GB of data per month
- Snap Plus VoIP Phone
- FREE Voicemail
- FREE Caller ID
- FREE Call Waiting

Along with some AWESOME new add-ons such as unlimited national calls for only $10 per month!

You can get UFB at work from just $119!!

Snap Lightwave 30 @ Work - from $119
- Static IP Address
- 5 Mailbox Accounts or Aliases
- 25GB of data per month
- Snap Plus VoIP Phone
- FREE Voicemail
- FREE Caller ID
- FREE Call Waiting

Snap Lightwave 100 @ Work - from $149
- Static IP Address
- 5 Mailbox Accounts or Aliases
- 50GB of data per month
- Snap Plus VoIP Phone
- FREE Voicemail
- FREE Caller ID
- FREE Call Waiting




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  # 665158 1-Aug-2012 08:58
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Congrats.

Is there a better address checker that gives possible upgrade dates like the old Telecom ADSL2+ one from the past?

EDIT: http://www.chorus.co.nz/maps

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  # 665162 1-Aug-2012 09:04
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Whats the reason the work plan is more expensive then the home plan? Will there be a naked UFB service for users who dont want a phone etc?

 
 
 
 


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  # 665166 1-Aug-2012 09:07
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oh how you taunt me Snap. Telecom says wait a year or two before we have services available in your area :(




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  # 665167 1-Aug-2012 09:11
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what is meant to happen after you click on one of the plans on your site, in my case nothing




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  # 665170 1-Aug-2012 09:15
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vexxxboy: what is meant to happen after you click on one of the plans on your site, in my case nothing


Hey there,

Once you choose a plan you will either see a "go" button lit up or a notification that you haven't checked what is available for your address. Once you have done this it will let you continue!






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  # 665171 1-Aug-2012 09:17
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kiwitrc: Whats the reason the work plan is more expensive then the home plan? Will there be a naked UFB service for users who dont want a phone etc?


The wholesale cost for UFB Business connections is more expensive than residential, and connection charges also apply.



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  # 665172 1-Aug-2012 09:18
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sbiddle:
kiwitrc: Whats the reason the work plan is more expensive then the home plan? Will there be a naked UFB service for users who dont want a phone etc?


The wholesale cost for UFB Business connections is more expensive than residential, and connection charges also apply.




Thanks. Who sets the wholesale price, Chorus?

 
 
 
 


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  # 665173 1-Aug-2012 09:19
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What's the minimum contract term on these?

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  # 665185 1-Aug-2012 09:35
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Outside coverage area. Yet the school next door is connected.

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  # 665200 1-Aug-2012 09:45
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kiwitrc:
sbiddle:
kiwitrc: Whats the reason the work plan is more expensive then the home plan? Will there be a naked UFB service for users who dont want a phone etc?


The wholesale cost for UFB Business connections is more expensive than residential, and connection charges also apply.




Thanks. Who sets the wholesale price, Chorus?


Each LFC in conjunction with CFH. While these aren't regulated by the Commerce Commision as such (like wholesale copper costs and DSL services) for all intent purposes they are as close to being a regulated product as you could really get.

All LFC"s have public price books and have already publicised their price increases for the next 10 years.





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  # 665204 1-Aug-2012 09:53
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allio: What's the minimum contract term on these?


The minimum contract term is 12months, however the 24 month contract gets you our supported CPE (Fritz!Box 7340) for FREE!




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  # 665209 1-Aug-2012 10:00
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No plans with bigger data caps? 50GB is pretty weak on 100mbit :|

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  # 665222 1-Aug-2012 10:23
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kyhwana2: No plans with bigger data caps? 50GB is pretty weak on 100mbit :|

Presumably there are more options, but the site doesn't seem to let you see the prices if your address is outside coverage.

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  # 665224 1-Aug-2012 10:24
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kyhwana2: No plans with bigger data caps? 50GB is pretty weak on 100mbit :|


Extra data: $10 for 20Gb, $15 for 60Gb, $25 for 145Gb, $40 for 250Gb, $70 for 550Gb

Doesn't seem unreasonable.

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  # 665229 1-Aug-2012 10:31
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Better than Orcon but still not nearly compelling enough for me.

A 100mbps connection could potentially download around 30,000GB a month, yet the entry level caps on these are a fraction of that, and the addon data packs are still so expensive that to use even 1/10th of what the connection is capable of per month would increase the monthly cost to over $500. Utterly ridiculous.

I really think the government has dropped the ball with UFB, they should have written the specs/contracts in such a way that data caps were a thing of the past, a relic of the dark ages of bad internets in NZ. Instead we continue to see ISP's bringing out offerings with pathetically low data caps to maximise their profits instead of providing NZ with world class access.





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