Liverpool and Edinburgh! You can now zoom from meme to stream and upgrade to Gig1 Fibre Broadband
Gig1 Fibre Broadband
Meet Gig1 Fibre Broadband – our fastest, new-generation broadband, serving up speeds that’ll rock your world (and your gadgets). With download speeds averaging more than 1Gbps, it’s now available in:
and surrounding areas.
Now everyone in the house can do more than ever, faster than ever, all at the same time – so you can save the drama for your favourite TV show. It’s all powered by the Hub 4, our fastest Hub yet. It’s leaner, meaner and built for the speeds of the future, with our best WiFi hardware specs ever, plus we can even help check your WiFi remotely if you ever have an issue.
All that’s just for starters. Are you ready to join the UK’s fastest major broadband provider?
Everyone online, all at the same time
Bring on your screens, consoles, sound systems, VR headsets, smart home devices and universal translators. Gig1 Fibre Broadband can power it all at the same time, without breaking a sweat. Because the more speed you have, the more you can do.
Stream on all your screens
Smoothly stream your shows in HD or Ultra HD, on every screen. Even while other people in the house are zooming around online.
Boss-level broadband for gaming
Gig1 Fibre Broadband packs in upload speeds averaging 52Mbps – 3x faster than the UK’s average upload speeds – and zero traffic management. So you and the kids can play and stream your gameplay, without affecting anyone else’s online time.
When we test our network to connected homes, we’re 99.96% reliable. So whether you’ve got 99 tabs open or a queue of HD videos to binge, you can relax knowing the UK’s fastest home broadband is safe as houses, too.
Share files in a flash
With download speeds averaging over 1Gbps and upload speeds averaging 52Mbps, you’ll feel the difference when you download, send and share even the biggest files.
Are you ready to go to gigabit and beyond?
Ready to upgrade to the UK’s fastest major broadband provider? To find out if you can get Gig1 Fibre Broadband, just click here and enter your postcode into the What services can I get? search box.
Find out more about upgrading to Gig1 Fibre Broadband by visiting here.
Already a customer and interested in Gig1 Fibre Broadband?
Register your interest by visiting us here.
The UK’s fastest major broadband provider: Based on Gig1 Fibre Broadband average speed of 1.104Gbps (exact figure) vs fastest average speeds of residential broadband services provided by UK internet service providers. To verify, see virginmedia.com/Gig1Compare. Correct at date of publication.
Services only available in Virgin Media network areas. Subject to survey, network capacity and credit check.
Faster 4G than Vodafone, O2, Sky and Three, based on analysis by Ookla® of Speedtest Intelligence® data for Q2 2019.
Advertised speeds in excess of 1Gbps are delivered to the home. To utilise the full speed capability multiple device connections operating at optimum speed and capacity are required. Device limitations apply. External factors may impact speed.
Gig1Fibre WiFi Booster: Supplied by technician after assessment at Gig1 Fibre Broadband installation. WiFi Booster available only to eligible customers for whom Virgin Media has identified a blackspot inside the registered account address (either by a technician or a Virgin Media agent). Max.3 WiFi Boosters total available per account. Booster is at no extra monthly cost for Virgin Fibre customers on Gig1 Fibre Broadband with a Hub 4. Monthly charge will apply if you downgrade to an ineligible Virgin Fibre package. Price for Virgin Fibre customers who have (or downgrade at any time to) other packages is an additional £3 a month per Booster, cancellable at any time on 30 days’ notice. All equipment remains the property of Virgin Media. It must be returned to us upon request or a charge will apply. Installation: New customers: first Booster supplied by technician after review at installation. Existing customers: first Booster supplied by technician after review at installation. Alternatively existing customers can order via Virgin Media agent and self-install via QuickStart. Booster can be delivered to store by Click & Collect or delivered to customer address. Delivery dates are subject to availability and could take over 30 days in busy periods. If we can’t provide the date you have chosen we’ll deliver on the next available date and confirm this by email. Second Booster can be ordered via Virgin Media agent or installed by a field technician. Third booster can only be installed by a field technician after reviewing in-home set up. General: This Legal Stuff applies in addition to your existing agreement with us under our terms and conditions, which can be found here. Promotion can be withdrawn at any time and is subject to stock availability. Home environment, device limitations, number of users and time of day may affect WiFi performance. Further Legal Stuff applies – see virginmedia.com.
Compatible TV required for HD and Ultra HD.
3 times faster than BT and Sky: Virgin Media Gig1 Fibre Broadband (avg 1.1Gbps) vs BT Ultrafast (avg 300Mbps) and Sky Ultrafast (avg 285Mbps).
Three times faster upload speeds: Virgin Media Gig1 Fibre Broadband (avg upload speed 52Mbps) vs UK’s average upload speed (14Mbps), based on OFCOM UK Home Broadband Performance report (here – pg 5), May 2020.