Latest NZ broadband news

12 September

ADSL broadband speed report September 2017

We all know how confusing it is that ISPs advertise the same speeds... but are their speeds actually the same?  According to the latest ADSL report, the speed differences for NZ websites continue to show a wide spread on ADSL providers.  

12 September

VDSL broadband speed report September 2017

Looking for a VDSL connection?  Make sure you are on the best VDSL connection delivering the best VDSL speeds for your money.  Read all about the performance of VDSL internet providers in NZ.

12 September

Fibre broadband speed report September 2017

Who delivers the most consistent and fastest fibre broadband speeds in New Zealand?  This article showcases the fastest fibre broadband providers in NZ from a range of internet providers tested by Truenet.

8 September

Vodafone NZ email accounts to close

Vodafone is axing its email service… so if you are a Vodafone user who currently has a Vodafone email address you need to start planning now.

4 September

We want you! Broadband Compare is hiring.

Broadband Compare is growing... and we want you!  In this role, you will be responsible for delivering exceptional support and customer service to any enquiries that come through to the 0508 2COMPARE customer contact centre.


2 September

Ultra-Fast Broadband in 190 more towns

The New Zealand Government has announced that it is investing $270 million to roll out Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) to 190 more small towns, and extend rural broadband to another 74,000 households and businesses.

24 August

The rules have changed over Fibre broadband consent

Hot of the press we have some great news about the fibre broadband installation process.  If you are one of the several thousand people who have had trouble ordering a new ultrafast fibre broadband because of access issues and objections from neighbours then we are advising you to give it another try!

16 August

Vote for us! The David Awards

We're up for another award and we need your help.  Voting for entries in The People's Choice Award category of The David Awards is open, and we would really appreciate your support in voting for Broadband Compare


14 August

Faster than the Aussies and the Brits! Broadband speed in NZ

A new ranking table of world broadband speeds has just been released and it puts New Zealand in 30th position in the world… which is pretty solid when you consider the makeup of our geography and the numbers of broadband connections on rural or satellite technology.

14 August

The Commerce Commission warns four New Zealand internet providers

News just breaking in the broadband world that four companies have received warnings from the Commerce Commission as they are considered to have breached the Fair Trading Act.

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