Attention data hogs: MyRepublic’s Unlimited Premium NBN plan, which boasts speeds of up to 100Mbps, is currently down to just $79.95. That’s a saving of $10 per month, with no lock-in contract to worry about. Here are the inclusions!
Until 31 January, new customers can snap up MyRepublic’s NBN 100 plan for $79.95 per month – down from $89.95. The price jumps back to $89.95 after 12 months at which stage you’re free to cancel or perhaps negotiate for a better deal.
So what’s included? The plan comes with unlimited data, internet speeds of “up to 100Mbps” (83Mbps during peak usage times) and unlimited home phone calls. A home phone service comes bundled with the plan and you can request a wireless router for an extra dollar.
Here are all the inclusions. (Click on our interactive table for more info!)
This it one of the cheapest NBN 100 options available; especially for a contract-free plan. There’s also no setup fees. Here’s how it compares to similar plans from rival telcos:
As you can see, Click Broadband is technically cheaper, but only for the first six months. MyRepublic is actually a better deal overall if you plan to stay with your provider for the full year.
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