Broadband Comparison Ireland

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 €45 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 €50 a month  for unlimited broadband plus anytime calls to landlines.
( €60 per month with all calls to Irish mobiles included.)

Sky   €57.50  for unlimitedbroadband stats ireland downloads and free anytime  calls to Irish landlines and landlines in 2o international destinations. (€42.50 for first 12 months). For €47.50 you get a 25Gb limit per month
Call  Sky on 0818904052 or visit the website here .

Eir –  (Formerly known as Eircom) €62  Unlimited downloads and free  anytime calls to Irish landlines and mobiles (€25 for first 3 months)