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Reliability
7
Speed
7
Support
7
Features
7
Value
7

Skinny’s whole reason for being is to strip everything back, so you only pay for stuff you actually want at super low prices. It’s based on a model called common sense. Skinny broadband only does award winning mobile and broadband, and it’s all prepay.

Skinny Mobile is a division of Spark New Zealand Trading Limited, and Skinny happily uses Spark's 4G network.

 

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Total: 5.8
Reliability 5.6
Speed 5.8
Support 5.7
Features 5.1
Value 6.8
Average from 47 reviews
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2017-07-20 13:37:35
Zeyad 10.0
Signed up for Skinny open term fibre 100/20 plan.
Pros
Flexible open term plan without long term commitment.
The cheapest price for unlimited 100/20 fibre plan.
No early termination fees.
Moving house is flexible and can be free if it's after 6 months, even if you are going to pay you will pay just $50 for reconnection. ...read more
Cons
If Skinny unlimited modem is unlocked this will be great.
2017-07-10 07:31:49
Chris 8.6
Everything has been seamless
Pros
Fast broadband, excellent service
Cons
none so far
2017-06-30 04:31:31
Dr. Waldemar Michael Babylon 2.2
All broadband plans and providers in NZ offer extremely expensive products and to be honest quite arrogant personal approach (like elsewhere in NZ anyway). The prices compare to those from so called 3-th world countries. Anyway nothing like what we would like to be seen as - developed world.
The advice and approach from broadbandcompare.co.nz was surprisingly nice and polite - thank you.
Pros
I have not started using it yet. I went for 40GB, 40NZD a months plan and purchsed that over expensive modem for 99NZD. God help that it at least does the job satisfactory!
Cons
Over expensive, pure rip-off, like all the other offers. Obviously NZ needs open market, free and healthy (no "mafia") competitors.
2017-06-21 04:58:02
William 5.2
Was fast with connection date and change over. Was mislead to what you could do. Their network is NATed. so you will get a internal IPv4 address from their network not a actual external address. So forwarding rules or a dmz on your router are redundant. i had my own vpn and plex server which i cannot access externally now. So if you host your own development web server or anything avoid them.
Pros
Fast and affordable
Cons
Internal NAT.
No External Address
3-4 internal hops till it gets out to external addresses.
2017-05-27 09:40:27
Rachael 1.0
Been a month we've been signed up with Skinny still haven't got a connection. Communication has been ridiculously poor. Just been informed that instead of an install date next week it's in July. 2 months from now. Skinny has done nothing to offer us compensation while we wait be it reimbursement of mobile data costs or waiving of fees. Disgusted with service and looking for other providers. Basically do not want to give them any money anymore.
Pros
Cheap plan
Cons
Disgusting serivce
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