The following information has just popped up on the BT checker and wonder if someone can fill me in on what VDSL Multicast is and is it any good and what speeds do you get normally with this product.
BT BROADBAND AVAILABILITY CHECKER
Telephone Number on Exchange DORNIE is served by Cabinet 2
Downstream Line Rate(Mbps)
Upstream Line Rate(Mbps)
Left in Jumper
ADSL Max Up to 8 -- 7 to 8 Available -- --
Fixed Rate 2 -- -- Available -- --
VDSL Multicast -- -- -- Available -- --
For all ADSL and WBC Fibre to the Cabinet (VDSL or G.fast) services, the stable line rate will be determined during the first 10 days of service usage.
This line is on a Market A Exchange.
Throughput/download speeds will be less than line rates and can be affected by a number of factors within and external to BT's network, Communication Providers' networks and within customer premises.
The Stop Sale date for Datastream is from 30-Jun-2012; the Formal Retirement date for Datastream is from 30-Jun-2014.
If the End User wishes to migrate from their current Broadband supplier they will need to contact the Broadband supplier they want to take service from to arrange for the service to be migrated.
Please note that postcode and address check results are indicative only. Most accurate results can be obtained from a telephone number, NAD, UPRN or Access Line ID (ALID) check.
Thank you for your interest.