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Gig1 Fibre Broadband brings lightning-fast speeds straight to your Hub – and more power to everyone at home

By Virgin Media

We all know life moves pretty fast. When we’re homeworking, uploading, downloading, gaming and streaming, sometimes all at the same time, we need broadband that can match.


Good news: you can get faster than ever speeds at home with Virgin Media’s future-ready Gig1 Fibre Broadband. That‘s right – lightning-fast, reliable WiFi gliding through every room or you’ll get money back. 

The Gig1 broadband service offers average download speeds of 1,130Mbps – that’s 16 times faster than the national average – which enables households to do more online at the same time and on multiple devices.


Gigabit broadband also paves the way for future technologies and applications such as metaverse-style augmented and virtual reality experiences and cloud gaming. Plus, you can send and receive large files, and seamlessly experience Ultra HD entertainment and applications.


Plus with our entire network now upgraded to gigabit speeds, all homes passed by our network can now access hyperfast connectivity. Read on to find out more and how you can upgrade to Gig1 broadband with the largest gigabit broadband provider in the UK...


Everyone online, all at the same time

Bring on all your screens, consoles, sound systems and smart home devices. Gig1 Fibre Broadband lets everyone at home do more online, at the same time. Now it’s easy to stream Ultra HD videos and host video calls, while the kids download game updates and play online with their mates.


Stream on all your screens

Sweet streams are made of this. Gig1 Fibre Broadband was made to help you watch and stream in HD or Ultra HD, on every screen. And the best bit is, whatever you’re doing won’t stop everyone else having their own fun.


Boss-level broadband for gaming

Gig1 Fibre Broadband packs in upload speeds averaging 104Mbps – that’s 6 times faster than the UK average ­– and zero traffic management to hold you back. So you and the kids can play and stream your gameplay simultaneously.


Share files in a flash

With download speeds averaging 1,130Mbps and upload speeds averaging 104Mbps, you’ll really feel the difference when you download, send and share even the biggest files.


Our WiFi guarantee with WiFi Max

Our WiFi guarantee with WiFi Max is our promise you’ll enjoy download speeds of at least 30Mbps in every room or get £100 bill credit. It’s backed up by our signal-boosting mesh WiFi Pods (if needed) and Intelligent WiFi service – at no extra cost with Gig1 Fibre Broadband.


Go to gigabit and beyond

Ready to upgrade? To find out if you can get Gig1 Fibre Broadband, just click here and enter your postcode into the search box. It’s the quickest way to find out if your home can get up to our gigabit internet speed.


Find out more about upgrading to Gig1 Fibre Broadband by visiting here.

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Eligible Virgin Fibre areas only. WiFi Guarantee available with M50 broadband or faster. £8p/m extra or included with Gig1 or Volt. At least 30Mbps download speeds in every room or £100 one-off credit. Up to 3 WiFi Pods if needed. Exclusions & legal stuff apply.

WiFi Guarantee with WiFi Max: Available to Virgin Media residential broadband customers on M50 broadband or faster. Excludes Essential broadband customers. Existing Intelligent WiFi Plus customers will be individually informed when they are moved to WiFi Max. £8 a month add-on or at no extra cost for Ultimate Oomph, Gig1 and Volt customers. WiFi Max is only available to order once your Virgin Media broadband service has been activated. If you don’t get download speeds of at least 30Mbps in every room, if needed we’ll provide up to 3 WiFi Pods. If that still doesn’t do the trick we’ll give you a one-off credit of £100 off your next bill. Guarantee and eligibility for pods does not cover broadband faults or network outages. Pods subject to stock availability, require self-installation via QuickStart and can be delivered via Click & Collect or optional home delivery (£5 delivery charge may apply). Pod type provided may differ from image shown. Improved WiFi performance compared to use without pods. Home environment, device limitations, number of users and time of day may affect WiFi performance. User speed varies and depends on Pod/Hub location, as well as broadband package choice. Equipment remains property of Virgin Media. Exclusions and further terms apply.