Paris Homes Test VERY High-Speed Broadband
Think your $15 per month 748Kbps high-speed Internet access represents good value for your money?? Yeah, I also used to think so, but now that I've read this, I'm not so sure anymore.
For €70 ($88) a month, customers participating in the fiber trial get Internet access, digital television broadcasts, and unlimited telephone calls over an optical connection with a theoretical maximum data rate of 2.5Gbps downstream, and 1.2Gbps upstream. The price includes installation and activation of equipment at the customers' homes, and the first two months' access are free.
Yes, you read that right: Phone, Television and a 2.5Gbps broadband connection for $88 per month. Sigh. I'm now officially depressed.
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