The percentage of households in Ireland with a broadband internet connection has grown a lot in the past few years –
Fixed Broadband subscriptions in Ireland reached 1.29 million in summer 2015
The estimated household (fixed and mobile) broadband penetration rate in 2015 was about 80%, just over the EU average of 78%.
Average broadband speeds are getting faster – about half (51.3%) of fixed broadband subscriptions were at speeds of at least 30Mbps in mid 2014. T
Over 65% of all fixed broadband subscriptions were equal to or greater than 10 Mbps
Broadband and Home Phone Bundles – some examples of prices and offers.
Vodafone – charge €50 a month for unlimited fibre broadband and free anytime calls to landlines. (Price is €55 with anytime calls to mobiles included )
Virgin (Was UPC) (only available in larger cities and towns ) charge €55 a month for unlimited broadband plus anytime calls to landlines.
( €60 per month with all calls to Irish mobiles included.)
Eir – (Formerly known as Eircom) €70 Unlimited downloads and free anytime calls to Irish landlines and mobiles (€35 for first 3 months)