BT Superfast Fibre 2 Unlimited Broadband Review

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Superfast Fibre 2 unlimited (previously known as Infinity 2) from BT is an ultra-fast plan suitable for busy households with up to 10 users who need to go online at the same time.

It offers faster speeds and truly unlimited usage which you rightly need for streaming HD and 4K videos, quicker downloads, gaming online and for sharing broadband connection on multiple devices.

Continue reading to find out all the features you can get from Superfast Fibre 2 unlimited broadband package

Features

Super fast download speeds and faster upload speeds 

Super fast Fibre 2 comes with an average download speed of 67Mbps and upload speed of 18Mbps. By comparison, it may not be as fast as Virgin Media M100 fibre (108Mbps average speed), but it offers faster upload speeds (18Mbps average) than M100 Fibre which offers average speed of just 6Mbps in upstream . Definitely, BT fibre 2 is one of the fastest service, when it comes to upload speeds.

BT also gives Stay Fast Guarantee means you get the promised, minimum speeds for this plan, or you would get £20 back if the speed issues are not fixed within 30 days.

Against the advertised speed of 67Mbps, Superfast Fibre 2 delivered the real world speeds in the range of 58.3Mbps and 65.5Mbps, according to the annual broadband speed survey results published by the regulator Ofcom in May 2019 (see the report).

During peak times (8pm – 10pm), it delivered actual speeds between 62.1Mbps and 64.3Mbps which were comparably faster than what other providers like TalkTalk, EE and Sky offered in the same speed-tier.

Totally unlimited broadband  

All fibre packages including Superfast Fibre 2 from BT come with truly unlimited usage means neither fair usage policy nor traffic management applies. You can download as much as you wish and be assured that no extra charges apply.  BT promises that it won’t restrict your usage or slow down speeds at peak times.

Pay As You Calls

BT Super fast Fibre 2 unlimited deal allows you to make PAYG calls and you can  optionally add suitable call plans. With Call Protect, you can block calls from unwanted sources.

BT Superfibre 2 Package Details

Average speed
67Mbps download
18Mbps upload
Add BT Sport pack
Unlimited broadband Free Smart Hub wireless router
PAYG calls £10 setup cost
200GB free cloud storage 24 month contract
£80 Gift card + £40 Amazon voucher included. Offer ends 27th February 2020
Offer price: £34.99 a month for 24 months (including line rental)

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BT Smart Hub wireless router 

BT Smart HubSmart Hub (Home Hub 6) is one of the best WiFi routers, designed and optimised for fibre optic broadband. You can connect multiple devices using the gigabit ports or just on wireless mode.

It is a dual band, wireless router with latest features like smart scan, 7 antenna and smart channel selection that help you get super-strong WiFi signal, wider wireless range, faster speeds and reliable connectivity without dropouts. It also comes very modern security features like advanced encryption methods for safe browsing.

The Complete WiFi feature offers you Wi-Fi discs which you can use to extend wi-fi signal all around your home

Smart Hub which usually costs £100 is included in Superfast Fibre 2 for no extra cost.

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Unlimited BT WiFi via public hotspots 

BT has more than 5 million public wifi hotspots across the UK. While on the go, you can access this chain of WiFi hotspots available at popular locations like restaurants and airports for no extra cost.

 Free cloud storage

Get 200GB fee web storage to backup all your data, both personal and business.

BT Virus Protect 

When it comes to online safety, BT offers excellent parental controls or web filter to ensure that your family is completely safe and protected from rogue web sites.

Additionally, Superfast Fibre 2 customers can get premium BT Virus Protect internet security for 15 devices.

Minimum or no upfront cost

Fibre 2 comes with free activation but router delivery charge of £9.99 may apply.

What else you need to know about BT Superfast Fibre 2 unlimited?

Availability
BT superfast Fibre is available to 95% of the households in the UK. This is much wider coverage than Virgin Media fibre service. With our postcode checker, you can find whether you can get Superfast fibre 2 in your area.

Switching to BT
No need of MAC (Migration Authorisation Code), when you switch to BT from providers on Openreach network, such as TalkTalk and Sky. Just sign up online and BT will do the whole migration process with no downtime.

However, if your current provider is Virgin Media, you would need to cancel it before the switch. usually, BT would deliver its service within 15 days and accordingly, cancel the current service to minimise downtime.

Summing-up

Superfast Fibre 2 offers great speeds and reliable service for streaming TV and HD content. Powerful Smart Hub and other extras are the best features that you get on this deal.
On negative side, the deal is slightly more pricey and you can find more attractive deals from Virgin Media, Vodafone and Hyperoptic.

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Package
BT Superfast Fibre 2 Unlimited Broadband
Price
GBP 29.99