The Gig is the best residential broadband connection available in New Zealand on our fibre network. You can upgrade to a Gig plan now if your property is within reach of our fibre network. To make the most of these great speeds, contact your broadband service provider.
Twice as fast as 100Mbps fibre, this speedy residential broadband service on our fibre network is suitable for large households wanting to watch listen, play, post, download large files, work and chat all at the same time without any loss of quality of buffering.
A great residential broadband service for average households with multiple users and devices. More than three times faster than 30Mbps, it’s suitable for streaming multiple HD or ultra-HD videos on demand simultaneously.
The basic fibre offering on our fibre network for smaller households. On 30Mbps it’s suitable for streaming an HD movie while surfing the net or emailing, but you may experience a degraded service with multiple people streaming and downloading content simultaneously.
VDSL is the best broadband service on the copper network. Not every line will achieve 70Mbps, as your broadband speed is affected by the network configuration and by how close your property is located to a cabinet or exchange. The average sync rate for VDSL technology across the Chorus broadband network is currently 50Mbps. To find out more about VDSL speeds on the Chorus network see here
ADSL2+ is available to properties located within a 7km radius from a broadband cabinet. It delivers faster speeds than the basic ADSL service but performance can be influenced by a number of factors - the length of the line and cable size; the configuration of your broadband service and your home wiring.
The most basic broadband connection available on the copper network, this entry level offering is suitable for web browsing and email.
Our challenge is to bring better broadband to New Zealand homes and business and we need your help.
We’ve spent the last couple of months upgrading our broadband checker to include a whole lot of new information about upgrading your broadband tailored just for your place.
Check it out here. Does this give you all the info you need to make sure you have the best broadband possible at your place? Let us know.
If the result you’re seeing on our broadband checker doesn’t look quite right, or if we cannot find your address, please send us an email.
If you’d like to learn more about how the Chorus sync rate works, see here.
Potential services and speed are not guaranteed until connected. Please consult with your preferred broadband provider to confirm what services are available at your address.