Virgin Media M50 plus Phone

Averages 54Mb download speed

Flash sale! £50 bill credit + Free weekend calls + WiFi on the Tube!
Price promise, no prices rises for 18 months!
Uses underground high speed cables so isn't affected by storms

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0800 083 8870
Speed Usage Contract Setup 1st Year Cost

£28.00 for the first 18 months

£44.00 thereafter

Credit offer online only


averages
54Mb
truly unlimited 12
months
£35.00 £371

Features

  • £35.00 total setup cost
    £35.00 activation fee (standard engineer installation may cost £40 extra if required instead of Quickstart Self-Install), no delivery charges

  • Averages 54Mb download speed
    Averages 3Mb 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

  • £371.00 first year cost

  • Truly unlimited download/upload allowance, some fair usage restrictions apply, see site for details

  • Minimum contract 12 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 Virgin Media, line rental included in the monthly cost

  • Inclusive SmartCall, use the free app to use inclusive calls from your Virgin home phone talk plan on your mobile over WiFi

  • WiFi on the Tube, get free WiFi access on the London Underground

  • Virgin Media Hub 3 802.11ac Wireless Router

  • Virgin Media Talk Weekends, call plan offering unlimited weekend calls to UK landlines (numbers starting 01, 02 and 03)

  • £50 bill credit, applied to the first monthly bill of new customers signing up online with a 12 month contract within the offer period. A valid email address must be provided at time of sign up in order to qualify

  • 24 hour technical support by phone or online

  • Free anti-malware protection, firewall and parental controls for up to 3 PCs.

You are viewing the version of this deal available with a 12 month contract. There is a more expensive, shorter contract and more expensive setup version of this deal available with a 30 day rolling contract.


Virgin Media Talk Weekends Call Plan

Connection fee of 25p applies to chargeable calls, such as those outside of the inclusive period, service numbers excluded.

Access charge of 11.25p per minute will apply to 087x/084x service numbers called outside of the inclusive calling period. Non-inclusive calls to these numbers will be subject to additional service charges from the owner of the phone number, which will not exceed 7p per minute or 7p per call for 084x numbers and will not exceed 13p per minute or 13p per call for 087x numbers.

First 60 minutes of inclusive calls are free, minutes used thereafter charged at the standard rate and the connection fee will apply. Hang up and redial to avoid these costs.

Period Local Calls National Calls Mobile Calls 0845 Calls 0870 Calls Freephone Calls
Weekend Free Free Free 11.25p/min Free Free
All other times 16p/min 16p/min 19.35p/min 11.25p/min 11.25p/min Free

Calling periods

Weekend: Midnight Friday - Midnight Sunday


About Virgin Media

  • Fastest widely available broadband speed - with average download speeds of 516Mb on their fastest packages
  • Large range of TV and phone broadband bundles available, as well as broadband-only packages
  • Line rental cheaper than BT, also available with no phone line or line rental required
  • Technical support and repairs are free of charge
  • Free Hub 3 router with advanced 802.11ac wireless technology with all deals
  • Free wi-fi on the London Underground

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Reasons to choose Virgin Media

  • No need for line rental if you opt for a broadband-only deal - cable to the property allows for broadband-only packages
  • Fastest widely available provider in the UK, averaging 516Mb download speed, more than 7 times that of BT fibre, which is currently averaging 67Mb on its fastest speed
  • Consistently the fastest of the big national providers in our monthly speed test report
  • Hub 3 router standard on all deals offers 802.11ac advanced wireless technology with faster speeds at a distance
  • Equipment is 'rented', meaning Virgin provides free repairs and replacements (provided that the customer hasn't abused the equipment)
  • No switching hassle - different technology, can run concurrently with ADSL while one or the other is set up
  • TV services provided by underground high speed cables so not affected by storms or heavy usage of your broadband service
  • Family Plan - existing broadband and TV customers on a Virgin Pay Monthly SIM can bundle up to 5 SIMs on one account to get discounts and additional parental controls
  • Rated highest for reliability out of all TV with broadband providers by Broadband.co.uk vistors

Possible downsides

  • Only available to around 60% of the UK, ruling out the vast majority of rural areas, but their footprint is growing
  • Installation can be more complex if your home hasn't been connected to Virgin Media before

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Virgin Media details last checked on 2019-09-17