Is eir broadband Unlimited?

Eir has two legacy broadband plans that can be updated to our new totally unlimited plan at any time.

Can you get eir broadband without a phone line?

Who can avail of this service and what is required? New eir customers who sign up to one of our eir Fibre broadband bundles can avail of our eir Broadband Talk service. You do not need a new phone or new equipment to avail of this service.

What does unlimited broadband mean?

Unlimited broadband is a broadband package that won’t cap your internet usage. Sharing a broadband connection through a telephone exchange means that your connection is affected by other users – this is why your connection is slower in the evening, when more people are online.

How do I check my eir broadband usage?

Monitor my data usage

  1. Check your data usage in my eir or by downloading the my eir app.
  2. Text ‘Balance Data’ to 50104.

What is the fastest internet in Ireland?

Virgin Media
Ookla®, the independent consumer initiated testing platform has named Virgin Media as Ireland’s fastest broadband provider, for the third year in a row, and Ireland’s fastest In-Home WiFi network.

Do I need a new phone line for Fibre-optic broadband?

Do I need to have a phone line installed? Although fibre-optic broadband is mostly delivered via cables, most connections (via FTTC) still use the copper phone lines to transfer data into your home. This means you’ll have to pay line rental, even if you don’t use a landline for calls.

Does unlimited downloads mean unlimited internet?

What is unlimited broadband? Unlimited broadband is when your broadband deal lets you make as many downloads as you want, so you can browse the internet without worrying about whether you’ll hit your allowance each month. Most providers offer unlimited downloads as part of their standard broadband packages.

How do I find out how much data I have left?

How to find out how much data you’ve used on Android

  1. Go to the Settings app on your phone and scroll down until you see a menu called Data Usage or Data.
  2. In the Data menu it will show you how much data you’ve used since a certain date.

How do I track my broadband data usage?

Tracking data usage on Windows

  1. To track your usage on Windows we’re going to use a free program called ShaPlus Bandwidth Meter. Download it from here.
  2. Run the program once it’s installed. You’ll see this icon —
  3. Make sure there’s a tick in the box next to ‘Run this program on Windows start up’.

Which is the fastest Internet service from Eircom?

Eircom’s eFibre product is their fastest home broadband offering, promising speeds of up to 100mb. The connection speeds are generally quite good, being capable of handling TV, Netflix and a handful of other connected devices all at once without any real issue on the speed.

Do you count eir Vision on your broadband allowance?

No, eir vision does not count towards your monthly broadband usage allowance. If you feel like you current bundle doesn’t suit your needs there are a number of things you can do. You can view your current usage in my eir.

How much does it cost to use eir Fibre?

For customers availing of these packages, usage in excess of the caps is charged at €2.03 per GB up to a maximum of €24.40 per month (values inclusive of VAT). eir Fibre (Unlimited) and eir Fibre Extreme packages are subject to a fair usage policy of 1TB (1,000GB) per month.

Why is my Eircom internet connection so bad?

Internet connection problems have a wide variety of possible causes (bad line, network down, device problems etc), but I’ve found the most common by a long shot to be a problem with the eircom DNS servers. DNS servers are the machines that translates a request for a human-readable domain like…