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Standard User alloneword
(member) Thu 05-Oct-17 04:13:41
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So what sppeds can i expect from FTTP


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It's early and i have forgotton how to post images so here are the links to the images to give you some idea of what i have right now, it's an EO line but i have been told by someone that we will have FTTP by Dec this year.

https://s26.postimg.org/agyq81zy1/Image_01.jpg
https://s26.postimg.org/kfjouj9dl/Image_02.jpg
https://s26.postimg.org/7dy04okzd/Image_03.jpg

Now i have always thought i was a fair way from my exchange but have no idea what kind of speed to expect, does anyone have any idea?

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Standard User j0hn83
(committed) Thu 05-Oct-17 04:57:55
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Re: So what sppeds can i expect from FTTP


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Enter your details here: https://www.homeandbusiness.openreach.co.uk/fibre-br...

Does it say you are getting FTTP?

The speed you get will be the speed you order.
If you order the 80Mb/s package that's what you will get.
If you order the 300Mb/s package that's what you will get.
Distance from the exchange makes no difference with FTTP, if that is what you are getting.

Edited by j0hn83 (Thu 05-Oct-17 04:58:56)

Standard User ian72
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Thu 05-Oct-17 08:10:18
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Re: So what sppeds can i expect from FTTP


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And if the person was wrong and it will be FTTC rather than FTTP then we can't answer the question as we don't know where the cabinet would be built.


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Standard User alloneword
(member) Thu 05-Oct-17 15:12:19
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Re: So what sppeds can i expect from FTTP


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Enter your details here: https://www.homeandbusiness.openreach.co.uk/fibre-br...

Does it say you are getting FTTP?

The speed you get will be the speed you order.
If you order the 80Mb/s package that's what you will get.
If you order the 300Mb/s package that's what you will get.
Distance from the exchange makes no difference with FTTP, if that is what you are getting.

That site is saying the same as it has done for the last 20 years, we are exploring etc etc.
However i have been talking to people within OR and this is a copy of the last email i got from them

We have completed the local survey and believe we have identified a solution to provide you with Ultra-Fast broadband (FTTP).

The survey details are now with our Planning Team to plan the works.

Assuming we do not encounter any major issues during the build, I am estimating a Ready For Service date of the middle of December 2017.
this guy should know his stuff so i have no reason to doubt him.

Thanks for the info on speed etc

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Standard User alloneword
(member) Thu 05-Oct-17 15:17:28
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Re: So what sppeds can i expect from FTTP


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And if the person was wrong and it will be FTTC rather than FTTP then we can't answer the question as we don't know where the cabinet would be built.
It will be FTTP as i have no cabinets near me, here is a copy of the last email i got from them

We have completed the local survey and believe we have identified a solution to provide you with Ultra-Fast broadband (FTTP).

The survey details are now with our Planning Team to plan the works.

Assuming we do not encounter any major issues during the build, I am estimating a Ready For Service date of the middle of December 2017.


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Standard User j0hn83
(committed) Thu 05-Oct-17 15:23:19
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I believe they are planning FTTP.
I don't believe service will be live by December.
3 months from planning to completion seems extremely fast for an entire FTTP build.
Standard User alloneword
(member) Thu 05-Oct-17 17:03:53
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In reply to a post by j0hn83:
I believe they are planning FTTP.
I don't believe service will be live by December.
3 months from planning to completion seems extremely fast for an entire FTTP build.

Well don't know what to say to that John, time will tell i guess but i fail to see why someone in "Chief Engineers Team" would go to the trouble of getting one of his "engineers to undertake a local survey" have that survey done and then come back with the info posted before only to be pulling my leg, but as i say time will tell.

I'll post back just before crimbo to see if i have FTTP or stuck with my current ISP (Relish & 4G)

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