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Virgin Media launch new 360Mb broadband bundles

Virgin Media reveal top new broadband speeds and discounts for new and existing customers

Today sees the launch of a new range of Virgin Media broadband, phone and TV bundles with to coincide with the providers fastest broadband offering yet.   

With broadband speeds now cable of reaching “supersonic” speeds up to 360Mbps, Virgin Media are promising more “magic” for new and existing broadband customers.

The new top speed of 360Mbps sees Virgin Media increase its standard speeds of 240Mbps by a further 120Mbps.  

Up to 360Mb broadband will be available to almost three-quarters of a million people across Ireland.

Although eir currently offer the fastest broadband speeds in certain locations, the new 360Mb broadband packages from Virgin Media will represent the most widely avaiable fastest broadband deals, available to almost three-quarters of a million people across Ireland.

We promised you magic and that’s what we’re delivering. We already had the fastest broadband in Ireland but things have just got even faster with our new sky-ripping 360Mb 

Commenting on the new broadband speeds, Bill Blake, Virgin Media’s Head of Commercial and Products said: “We promised you magic and that’s what we’re delivering. We already had the fastest broadband in Ireland but things have just got even faster with our new sky-ripping 360Mb. Now you can enjoy buffer-free entertainment as you surf, stream and chat like never before.”

New Virgin Media Hub

In addition to increased speeds, Virgin Media are also enhancing the broadband experience for customer with the introduction of the  new Virgin Media Hub - a state of the art WiFi modem.

The Virgin Media Hub is designed specifically to address the WiFi customer experience, with a new in-home connectivity solution capable of delivering faster wireless speeds and supporting more devices at the same time than ever before.

The new WiFi modem is free for all new and returning customers signing up to Virgin Media or existing customers upgrading to any 360Mb broadband bundle.

Top triple play offer

Customers looking for a new broadband phone and TV package in 2016 may find Virgin Media’s 360Mb Mobile World and Horizon Max TV deal of real interest.  

Boasting over 100 TV channels and 25 in HD as standard (Horizon TV Max), this package also comes with 360Mb unlimited broadband plus unlimited free calls to mobiles and landlines in Ireland and 22 international destinations (Mobile Word).   

Subscribers to this package will also benefit from Virgin Media’s ever expanding TV on demand features with access to movies and boxsets via My Prime, and its recently added Replay TV and Startover service.

New subscribers to this package will get a double introductory discount with ‎€30 off the price of broadband and €20 of the cost of TV over the first 4 months of this 18 month contract.

This equates to €45 p/m for the first four months and a total saving of €200. The standard cost of the package reverts to €95 p/m after the introductory discount period ends.

Depending on their current product subscription, existing Virgin Media customers can also save either €80 on the cost of TV, or €120 on broadband over the first 4 months if they upgrade to this package.

All upgrades are be subject to a new 18 month contract.      

Top broadband and phone offer

New customers opting for a broadband and phone deal can save €120 by switching to 360Mb & Mobile World over the course of the first four months.

This Horizon broadband deal is priced at €30 for the first four months and €60 thereafter. With this offer, customers will get up to 360Mb unlimited broadband and the Mobile World calls package.

Setanta Sports free for 2 months  

Virgin Media are also offering the first 2 months free for new and existing customers who add the Setanta Sports package to their TV subscription.

With the Setanta Sports package subscribers will have access to Setanta 1, BT Sports 1 & 2, ESPN & BT Sports Europe.

Customers can view a whole host of football action including exclusive coverage of the UEFA Champions League in addition to UEFA Europa League, Premier League, FA Cup, Serie A and Bundesliga matches.

After the initial two free months, the monthly cost will be €21.

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