Manchester and Southampton! You can now zoom from meme to stream and upgrade to Gig1 Fibre Broadband

Gig1 Fibre Broadband

Meet Gig1 Fibre Broadband – our next-level, new-generation broadband, serving up speeds that’ll rock your world (and your gadgets). With download speeds averaging more than 1Gbps, it’s the UK’s fastest home broadband yet, and it’s available in Southampton and now Manchester 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 grab life by the gigabits?

Want to learn more about Gig1 Fibre Broadband? Then read on...

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 grab life by the gigabits?

 

Devices for days

Bring on your screens, consoles, sound systems, VR headsets and smart home devices. Gig1 Fibre Broadband can power all your tech, and all at the same time without breaking into a sweat (or a household row).

 

OMHD

Get the peakiest Peak TV shows in the best picture quality. It doesn’t matter if Nan’s updating the ’gram, or someone’s locked in a furious battle royale, stream on your screen in HD or blistering Ultra HD, anytime you like.

 

Boss-level broadband

Don’t drop into battle as your connection drops off. Be the last person standing with the best connection and upload speeds averaging 52Mbps – 6 times faster than the UK’s average upload speeds – and zero traffic management.

 

Do everything, faster than ever

Got 99 tabs open but need one more? The UK’s fastest home broadband has your back. HD videos? Done. Mobile updates? A doddle. Everyone in the house needs to watch that urgent cat video all at the same time, on different screens? Purr-fect!

 

Share files in a flash

With average download speeds of more than 1Gbps, and upload speeds averaging 52Mbps, you’ll really feel the difference when you download, send and share huge files. The days of staring bleary-eyed at spinning wheels of doom are over.

 

Full speed, around the house

Got a WiFi blackspot? We’ve got you. Banish them to the dark ages thanks to our intelligent WiFi Boosters to make the most of the stonking 1Gbps speeds, no matter where you are in your home – at no extra cost.

 

 

Are you ready to go to gigabit and beyond?

Ready to enjoy the UK’s fastest home broadband? 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.

 

Upgrade to Gig1 Fibre Broadband by calling our dedicated team on 0800 052 0782, seeing us in-store or chatting to us online by visiting here.

The UK’s fastest home broadband: 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.

WiFi Booster: Supplied by technician after assessment at Gig1 Fibre Broadband installation.

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).

Six times faster upload speeds: Virgin Media Gig1 Fibre Broadband (avg 52Mbps) vs UK’s average (7.2Mbps), based on OFCOM UK Home Broadband Performance report, May 2019.