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Reliability
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Speed
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Support
7
Features
7
Value
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Slingshot Broadband

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From the start, Slingshot has been challenging the telco industry and fighting to give New Zealand families better value broadband, supported by amazing service.

Slingshot NZ know that in the modern world, it is crucial to stay online, but they also know how confusing it might be to get online. They have worked hard to make Slingshot easy, affordable and hassle-free – because this guys know you have other important things to do and spend your time on than sorting your internet.

They are dedicated to making broadband simple, affordable, easy to use, and cover the needs of a modern family – whether they are intensely streaming videos, gaming all day, or just spending their time on Facebook.

Slingshot broadband is part of the Vocus Group of companies.

Slingshot Broadband offer ultrafast Fibre & Naked Broadband Plans for New Zealand. 

They have a range of different broadband plans available. Some of their broadband plans include a home phone line whilst other broadband plans are like Naked Broadband and don't have a home telephone line.

The type of broadband connection you can get depends on your address and area. They offer all types of broadband connection, Fibre, VDSL and ADSL dependant on what is available in your broadband region.

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Total: 5.9
Reliability 6.3
Speed 6.0
Support 5.4
Features 5.9
Value 5.7
Average from 201 reviews
Showing 1-5 of 201 items.
2021-04-13 14:04:35
Matt 4.0
Terrible company. Started off ok being reasonably priced and reliable, but over the last few months price has gone up and we are regularly getting Internet drop-outs. The icing on the cake was when they didn't send me the usual monthly invoice, then had the audacity to suspend my service without warning as I hadn't paid (no invoice to pay anyway). After paying the invoice immediately via Internet Banking, I discovered it would take 3 days for my services to be restored. No humans were available when I rang their support line. Looking for a new ISP - Megatel look like a pretty good option. ...read more
Pros
None anymore
Cons
Service can be suspended without warning and the customer support seems to be non-existent, if you want to talk to a human.
2021-04-12 12:51:31
Kalisi 8.0
Started off really slow at initial sign up and had problems (on their end) with my application and I had to wait a week or two for the modem after I had moved into my new place. Its been almost a year since then and I've only had to call them last week because my internet was dropping off occasionally plus I had a billing query. I communicated via email and the response was fast and the information was sufficient and I am very pleased with the service so far. It's also very helpful to download the app to check speed and billing. ...read more
2021-04-06 16:38:15
Kevin 1.2
I have never been with a company that is so dysfunctional or so dishonest and disrespectful ever! We’ve been applied for the connection two weeks before we moving in our new house. Ever since we applied there is no response until we moved in they called and said that the application has been canceled and they need to redo the whole process. We’ve been waiting in our new house for another two weeks there is still no connection!
Pros
No
Cons
so dysfunctional or so dishonest and disrespectful ever
2021-03-23 18:31:51
Etmma Mckay 1.6
I have never been with a company that is so dysfunctional or so greedy and dishonest and disrespectful ever! I thought this was a great company with a great deal to get and it was going well for several months without a payment missed i checked my account which was alot different and more expensive than I was signed up to and had no authority from my self to go ahead and as soon as I rang them to acknowledge the changes ive had nothing but problems and the affect it has on my young children is something that could of been avoided and slingshot didn't want to know about it so hense the change and they ruined my drive way on installation ...read more
Pros
Nothing
Cons
Everything about that company is wrong
2021-03-19 20:54:19
Shaun Mccammon 6.8
Started off very well quick simple effective and efficient now starting to experience some issues now we are using it more and more will definitely review staying with current provider at end of contract
Pros
Simple quick and was effective
Cons
Appears to be slowly decreasing in effectiveness
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