SSE Unlimited Broadband with Line Rental

Averages 11Mb download speed

Special offer: 18 months reduced price + 60-Day Happiness Guarantee + no activation fee!
Add Evening & Weekend calls for an extra £4 a month, Anytime calls for £8 month, or Anytime Plus for £12 a month!

Speed Usage Contract Setup 1st Year Cost

£18.00 for the first 18 months

£28.00 thereafter


averages
11Mb
unlimited 18
months
Free £216

Features

  • No setup costs
    No activation, equipment or delivery charges (there may also be an upfront charge for your phoneline*)

  • Averages 11Mb download speed
    Averages 1Mb upload speed
    Your provider should give speed estimates before you sign up
    Average Speed is the speed achieved by 50% of customers on the same product during peak hours of 8pm to 10pm

  • £216.00 first year cost

  • Unlimited download/upload allowance

  • Minimum contract 18 months
    You should be informed of any mid-contract price rises and then given 30 days to optionally leave your contract without penalty

  • Telephone line must be switched to SSE, line rental included in the monthly cost

  • Only pay for the calls you use

  • Which? Best Buy 2018 ac-rated router, the SSE TG589vac v2 high-performance router with its strong signal, security and transfer speeds, was awarded a Which? Best Buy August 2018. The router uses both 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency bands steeled together for optimal performance

  • 60-Day Happiness Guarantee, if you're not happy with the SSE service you can leave penalty-free within the first 60 days.

  • Internet security suite includes antivirus, firewall and parental controls to restrict internet access to minors. After the 18 month initial term, the subscription price is £2 per month (may be cancelled at any time)

  • Peer to peer and similar traffic may be limited during peak times to ensure priority is given to other traffic and not slow down other customers.

* Customers taking out phone & broadband with SSE may be charged an upfront cost for their phone line. If customers don't have a phone line they will need to pay a 'New line provision' charge of £60. If customers need a 'LLU line conversion' to take SSE's phone and broadband service there will be a charge of £36.91.


Only pay for the calls you use Call Plan

20p setup fee applies to all non-inclusive calls. Inclusive Talk calls are for (i) local and national numbers beginning 01, 02 and 03 and (ii) 0845 & 0870 numbers. Excludes indirect access numbers and dial-up internet access. Inclusive calls are free up to 70 minutes. Any call duration over 70 minutes will be charged. Redial before 70 minutes to avoid charges.

Fair use policy applies - maximum 1,000 minutes or 150 calls a month; whichever you reach first. If either of these limits is exceeded SSE will charge for these calls at the equivalent rate for non-inclusive periods. Daytime calls mean from 7am to 7pm Monday to Friday; Evening calls before 7am and after 7pm Monday to Friday; Weekend calls midnight Friday to midnight Sunday. For more information about call charges, see the Call Charges and Tariff Information PDF available from SSE product pages.

10p-23p/minute access charge applies to all non-inclusive 084, 087, 09 and 118 numbers. The organisation you are calling may also apply a service charge, you should be informed off this before you call.

Period Local Calls Other Customers National Calls 0845 Calls 0870 Calls Freephone Calls
Standard rates 12p/minute 12p/minute 12p/minute 10p/minute 10p/minute Free

About SSE

  • Low priced phone and broadband services
  • Happiness guarantee - cancel without penalty in the first 60 days
  • Same low prices wherever you live
  • Which? Best Buy 2018 wireless router

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Please note, customers taking out phone & broadband with SSE may be charged an upfront cost for their phone line. If customers don't have a phone line they will need to pay a 'New line provision' charge of £60. If customers need a 'LLU line conversion' to take SSE's phone and broadband service there will be a charge of £36.91.

Reasons to choose SSE

  • Affordable - one of the cheapest providers in the UK
  • Phone bundles - bundles include pay as you go or anytime calls◊, other options available on request
  • The SSE TG589vac v2 high-performance router with its strong signal, security and transfer speeds, was awarded a Which? Best Buy August 2018
  • 18 months fixed price plans - only changes to VAT or a similar taxes can increase it
  • Stand-alone broadband available - give SSE a call to sign up without a call package, connection charges apply#

Possible downsides

  • No short contracts - all packages are on an 18 month contract
  • Limited extras - the free router and security suite are the only extras
  • Budget provider - may prioritise low price over other considerations

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SSE details last checked on 2018-12-11