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BT offers 100Mbps speed guarantee

UK telco BT is now offering a 100 megabits per second (Mbps) speed guarantee for its new Ultrafast Fibre broadband packages.

bt-openreach-expands-ultrafast-fibre-plans-136404525618903901-160310140812BT is launching two new Ultrafast Fibre packages with speeds of up to 152 Mbps and 314 Mbps, and said it will compensate these customers if their download speeds ever fall below 100 Mbps.

“We are the first and only company to guarantee speeds of 100 Mbps for our customers, even at peak times when people really need their broadband to deliver,” said Marc Allera, chief executive of BT Consumer.

“Ultrafast technology is going to be a vital part of a transformation in the speed that our customers receive. Whether it is six in the evening or six in the morning, with Ultrafast Fibre everyone can be online at the same time, streaming, downloading and gaming.”

“Customers will have complete peace of mind that they can always rely on Ultrafast Fibre, backed up by the promise that we’ll give them £20 if their speed ever falls below 100 Mbps.”

The two new Ultrafast Fibre 1 and Fibre 2 packages will cost t £54.99 and £59.99 a month respectively and both include BT’s new Smart Hub WiFi router.