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New 1Gig service

Does anyone know when / if the 1Gig service will be rolled out to the rest of Southampton, or whether it's only gonig to be the centre?

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I'm in SO19 (Sholing) and it's available.

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Re: New 1Gig service

52Mbps up really?

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Yes, the downstream will run on DOCSIS 3.1 but the upstream will stay on DOCSIS 3.0 This is how lots of cable companies are doing it so there must be technical reasons. 

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As DOCSIS 3.0 can easily provide 52Mbps upload there's no need to go to 3.1, and 3.1 is fully backward compatible with 3.0.

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Question I would like answered is, does this mean hub 4.0 is released? And can we get it?

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hub4 is only available to those on the Gig1 package.
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Il make my own post now to ask virgin if/when we can get our hands on it.

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Re: New 1Gig service


@spikey673 wrote:

Il make my own post now to ask virgin if/when we can get our hands on it.


why? you have the answer to the question.

you can get the hub4 if you sign up for the Gig1 package.

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