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  • Special offer
    fibre Broadband
    6 MONTH HALF PRICE
    Special

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT A ...

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers.

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    Exclusive

    Exclusive through Broadband Compare - equates to just $63.71 per month on a 12-month contract. Get involved!

    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers.

    Exclusive
    30Mbps 10Mbps
    Fibre
    from 150GB
    up to Unlimited
    data
    12 months
    contract
    from $34.98
    first 6 mths then $69.95
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  • Super fast

    Slingshot fastest plan! New low price. Download speeds up to 700-950Mbps    

    Super fast
    950Mbps 500Mbps
    Fibre
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    Unlimited data
    12 months
    contract
    from $57.48
    first 6 mths then $99.95
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  • Special offer
    vdsl Broadband
    6 MONTH HALF PRICE
    Special

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT ...

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers. *If you are installing a new broadband connection or moving into a new address (move house) at the time of sign-up, a $52 installation fee will apply

     

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    Exclusive

    Exclusive through Broadband Compare - equates to just $63.71 per month on a 12-month contract. Get involved!

    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers. *If you are installing a new broadband connection or moving into a new address (move house) at the time of sign-up, a $52 installation fee will apply

    Exclusive
    50Mbps 10Mbps
    VDSL
    from 150GB
    up to Unlimited
    data
    12 months
    contract
    from $37.48
    first 6 mths then $74.95
    select
  • Special offer
    Summer Shout Fibre
    Grab your FREE gift!
    Special

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

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    FREE GIFT

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

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    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    By entering a promotion with Slingshot (the Competition), you are subject to these general promotional terms and conditions and any specific terms advertised with the promotion (together, the Competition Terms) and entry into the Competition is deemed as acceptance of these Competition Terms.

    Slingshot may refuse entry to the Competition to New Zealand residents aged under 18 years old and employees of any Vocus Communications Limited New Zealand group companies and their immediate families or any other persons involved with the Competition. Slingshot reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.

    Entries received after any closing time advertised with the promotion will be ineligible for entry.

    If the prize includes a Slingshot plan, the exact Slingshot plan will depend on what broadband services are available at the winner’s address.  The winner will be liable for all costs associated with the prize that exceeds the base value of the prize (for example, a winner will be liable for all costs involved above $89.95 for a prize that consists of an $89.95 per month plan).

    The prize is non-transferable for cash. If applicable, the prize is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the Slingshot Broadband service available at https://www.slingshot.co.nz/terms-and-conditions/broadband (General Terms). Any failure by the winner to comply with these Competition Terms or the General Terms may result in the prize being forfeit.

    The judge’s decision of the winner of the Competition is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

    Slingshot is entitled to, in its absolute discretion, change these Competition Terms (including without limitation substituting the prize offered with a prize that it believes is of similar value or benefit) or to cancel the Competition at any time without prior notification. No claim may be made against Slingshot or any of its agents, contractors, employees or other representatives in connection with such change or cancellation as mentioned above.

    The prize must be redeemed within three months of being announced, after which time the prize may be forfeited (at Slingshot’s discretion) and a further draw may be conducted to find a new winner.

    Slingshot accepts no responsibility or liability for any winner’s enjoyment of the prize or any other costs and expenses (including taxes) that may be incurred by the winner relating to the prize or the winner’s enjoyment of that prize.

    To the extent permitted by law, Slingshot, its employees and agents, exclude any liability they may have to you arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. This exclusion applies to any losses, costs, or damages you may claim for (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) and however the liability arises, or might arise if it were not of this exclusion.

    Slingshot collects entrant’s personal information and photograph(s) in order to conduct the Competition. Entry into the Competition is deemed consent for Slingshot to collect entrant’s personal information and photograph (if applicable) and use the winner's details and photograph for promotional and media purposes without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the entrant. Please refer to Slingshot’s Privacy Policy regarding the storage of personal information.

    The promotor of this Competition is Slingshot Limited, 34 Sale Street, Auckland 1010.

    Offer valid for new customers only. Your plan price will be $84.95 per month after 12 months or at any time during your 12-month contract if you remove Slingshot power. Power usage costs are additional. An early termination fee for your broadband service of $199 for ADSL/VDSL and $250 for Fibre applies if you cancel during the 12-month contract. A 10% prompt payment discount applies to your base power bill (excluding one off charges) if both your broadband and power bill are paid by the due date. Excludes Gigantic Plans. Full terms (including broadband, power & bundle terms) at slingshot.co.nz/terms.

    FREE GIFT
    100Mbps 20Mbps
    Fibre
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    Unlimited data
    24 months
    contract
    from $84.95 select
  • Special offer
    Summer Shout VDSL
    Grab your FREE gift!
    Special

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

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    FREE GIFT

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

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    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    By entering a promotion with Slingshot (the Competition), you are subject to these general promotional terms and conditions and any specific terms advertised with the promotion (together, the Competition Terms) and entry into the Competition is deemed as acceptance of these Competition Terms.

    Slingshot may refuse entry to the Competition to New Zealand residents aged under 18 years old and employees of any Vocus Communications Limited New Zealand group companies and their immediate families or any other persons involved with the Competition. Slingshot reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.

    Entries received after any closing time advertised with the promotion will be ineligible for entry.

    If the prize includes a Slingshot plan, the exact Slingshot plan will depend on what broadband services are available at the winner’s address.  The winner will be liable for all costs associated with the prize that exceeds the base value of the prize (for example, a winner will be liable for all costs involved above $89.95 for a prize that consists of an $89.95 per month plan).

    The prize is non-transferable for cash. If applicable, the prize is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the Slingshot Broadband service available at https://www.slingshot.co.nz/terms-and-conditions/broadband (General Terms). Any failure by the winner to comply with these Competition Terms or the General Terms may result in the prize being forfeit.

    The judge’s decision of the winner of the Competition is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

    Slingshot is entitled to, in its absolute discretion, change these Competition Terms (including without limitation substituting the prize offered with a prize that it believes is of similar value or benefit) or to cancel the Competition at any time without prior notification. No claim may be made against Slingshot or any of its agents, contractors, employees or other representatives in connection with such change or cancellation as mentioned above.

    The prize must be redeemed within three months of being announced, after which time the prize may be forfeited (at Slingshot’s discretion) and a further draw may be conducted to find a new winner.

    Slingshot accepts no responsibility or liability for any winner’s enjoyment of the prize or any other costs and expenses (including taxes) that may be incurred by the winner relating to the prize or the winner’s enjoyment of that prize.

    To the extent permitted by law, Slingshot, its employees and agents, exclude any liability they may have to you arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. This exclusion applies to any losses, costs, or damages you may claim for (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) and however the liability arises, or might arise if it were not of this exclusion.

    Slingshot collects entrant’s personal information and photograph(s) in order to conduct the Competition. Entry into the Competition is deemed consent for Slingshot to collect entrant’s personal information and photograph (if applicable) and use the winner's details and photograph for promotional and media purposes without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the entrant. Please refer to Slingshot’s Privacy Policy regarding the storage of personal information.

    The promotor of this Competition is Slingshot Limited, 34 Sale Street, Auckland 1010.

    Offer valid for new customers only. Your plan price will be $84.95 per month after 12 months or at any time during your 12-month contract if you remove Slingshot power. Power usage costs are additional. An early termination fee for your broadband service of $199 for ADSL/VDSL and $250 for Fibre applies if you cancel during the 12-month contract. A 10% prompt payment discount applies to your base power bill (excluding one off charges) if both your broadband and power bill are paid by the due date. Excludes Gigantic Plans. Full terms (including broadband, power & bundle terms) at slingshot.co.nz/terms.

    FREE GIFT
    50Mbps 10Mbps
    VDSL
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    Unlimited data
    24 months
    contract
    from $89.95 select
  • Special offer
    adsl Broadband
    6 MONTH HALF PRICE
    Special

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT ...

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers. *If you are installing a new broadband connection or moving into a new address (move house) at the time of sign-up, a $52 installation fee will apply

     

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    Exclusive

    Exclusive through Broadband Compare - equates to just $63.71 per month on a 12-month contract. Get involved!

    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    SIX MONTHS HALF PRICE, FREE MODEM RENTAL, FREE STANDARD INSTALLATION*, IT'S A WIN-WIN. 12 MONTH CONTRACT APPLIES. Free modem while you're with Slingshot. Free standard install. Offer for new residential customers only. Service not available everywhere. 12 month contract and $250 early termination fee applies. Not valid with any other offers. *If you are installing a new broadband connection or moving into a new address (move house) at the time of sign-up, a $52 installation fee will apply

     

    Exclusive
    10Mbps 1Mbps
    ADSL
    from 150GB
    up to Unlimited
    data
    12 months
    contract
    from $37.48
    first 6 mths then $74.95
    select
  • Special offer
    Summer Shout ADSL
    Grab your FREE gift!
    Special

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

    Read more
    FREE GIFT

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadban ...

    Join Slingshot on selected plans and grab a Weber® BBQ, a tablet or a Fitbit. Amazon Fire is available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12-month plan. Weber and Fitbit each available on a Broadband 24-month plan or Power and Broadband 12 and 24-month plans. Lenovo Chromebook available on a Power and Broadband 24-month plan. Offer available to new customers only. Exit fees apply. T&Cs apply – see our promotional terms for details.

    Read more
    Terms and Conditions apply. Please read them carefully.

    By entering a promotion with Slingshot (the Competition), you are subject to these general promotional terms and conditions and any specific terms advertised with the promotion (together, the Competition Terms) and entry into the Competition is deemed as acceptance of these Competition Terms.

    Slingshot may refuse entry to the Competition to New Zealand residents aged under 18 years old and employees of any Vocus Communications Limited New Zealand group companies and their immediate families or any other persons involved with the Competition. Slingshot reserves the right to verify the validity of entries.

    Entries received after any closing time advertised with the promotion will be ineligible for entry.

    If the prize includes a Slingshot plan, the exact Slingshot plan will depend on what broadband services are available at the winner’s address.  The winner will be liable for all costs associated with the prize that exceeds the base value of the prize (for example, a winner will be liable for all costs involved above $89.95 for a prize that consists of an $89.95 per month plan).

    The prize is non-transferable for cash. If applicable, the prize is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the Slingshot Broadband service available at https://www.slingshot.co.nz/terms-and-conditions/broadband (General Terms). Any failure by the winner to comply with these Competition Terms or the General Terms may result in the prize being forfeit.

    The judge’s decision of the winner of the Competition is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

    Slingshot is entitled to, in its absolute discretion, change these Competition Terms (including without limitation substituting the prize offered with a prize that it believes is of similar value or benefit) or to cancel the Competition at any time without prior notification. No claim may be made against Slingshot or any of its agents, contractors, employees or other representatives in connection with such change or cancellation as mentioned above.

    The prize must be redeemed within three months of being announced, after which time the prize may be forfeited (at Slingshot’s discretion) and a further draw may be conducted to find a new winner.

    Slingshot accepts no responsibility or liability for any winner’s enjoyment of the prize or any other costs and expenses (including taxes) that may be incurred by the winner relating to the prize or the winner’s enjoyment of that prize.

    To the extent permitted by law, Slingshot, its employees and agents, exclude any liability they may have to you arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with the Competition. This exclusion applies to any losses, costs, or damages you may claim for (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) and however the liability arises, or might arise if it were not of this exclusion.

    Slingshot collects entrant’s personal information and photograph(s) in order to conduct the Competition. Entry into the Competition is deemed consent for Slingshot to collect entrant’s personal information and photograph (if applicable) and use the winner's details and photograph for promotional and media purposes without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the entrant. Please refer to Slingshot’s Privacy Policy regarding the storage of personal information.

    The promotor of this Competition is Slingshot Limited, 34 Sale Street, Auckland 1010.

    Offer valid for new customers only. Your plan price will be $84.95 per month after 12 months or at any time during your 12-month contract if you remove Slingshot power. Power usage costs are additional. An early termination fee for your broadband service of $199 for ADSL/VDSL and $250 for Fibre applies if you cancel during the 12-month contract. A 10% prompt payment discount applies to your base power bill (excluding one off charges) if both your broadband and power bill are paid by the due date. Excludes Gigantic Plans. Full terms (including broadband, power & bundle terms) at slingshot.co.nz/terms.

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Slingshot
5.9

total

  • Reliability 6.5

  • Speed 6.0

  • Support 5.5

  • Features 6.0

  • Value 5.8

Average from 110 reviews

broadband compare people’s choice award 2018

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

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

Slingshot does offer Slingshot Ultrafast Fibre Broadband and Slingshot broadband packages with different data limits and variable speeds.

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

 

** NOTE: The above information has been provided by the ISP or reproduced from their website **

 

    19 November

    SPOTLIGHT: Slingshot

    Slingshot is a TWO TIME WINNER of the Broadband Compare Awards People's Choice Award and they love all the good things you love.

    31 May

    Naked Broadband

    If you’re after a reasonably cheap, simple broadband plan, have you considered going naked?

    26 January

    Gigabit Broadband at under $100 a month

    Slingshot Broadband has dropped the price of its fastest unlimited data fibre broadband plan to less than $100. 

     

    20 December

    Compare Power and Broadband Bundled Providers

    Bundled Plans for Broadband and Power phone and internet bundles are becoming much more popular.  But why?  Find out the best broadband and power bundles here

    15 November

    Family Filter

    Family Filter is a provider’s tool to defend your internet connection from inappropriate/harmful content. It is one of the easiest ways for parents to safeguard their kids online.

Slingshot
5.9

total

  • Reliability 6.5

  • Speed 6.0

  • Support 5.5

  • Features 6.0

  • Value 5.8

Average from 110 reviews

Iraani24th October 2017

5.2
Reliability
7
Speed
4
Support
5
Features
5
Value
5

Piss poor

Cons:

Speed and connection keeps dropping out

Santiago Casenave11th October 2017

1.0
Reliability
1
Speed
1
Support
1
Features
1
Value
1

Terrible experience. Signed up two weeks ago, was supposed to have connection a week ago and I'm still waiting. I've called them no less than ten times, they just don't give a f***. Lodged a fault and technician was supposed to come over to the house, but left a message saying "he couldn't make it". Have to wait two more days now. Customer service says that all I can do is "wait" WHAT A JOKE. SLINGSHOT WORST INTERNET SERVICE you have made me lost my time.

Pros:

None

Cons:

All

Mike21st September 2017

8.8
Reliability
9
Speed
8
Support
9
Features
8
Value
10

Been with them for years. Fairly internet savvy so been able to sort most connection or internet problems myself. On rare occasions I have called they were helpful. Earlier wait times were longer than I'd like but all good otherwise now.

Pros:

Getting speeds up & down in excess of plan I pay for. Given upgrade last year for free on downloads from 30mps to 50 & improved speed getting close to that many days.
Found that I've been able to negotiate a deal when I need to change/upgrade. Last time was in March '17 & I was offered a replacement router for free - my system improved vastly (sweet!) ...read more

Cons:

None (yet)

Kylie20th September 2017

9.4
Reliability
9
Speed
10
Support
10
Features
9
Value
9

Been with Slingshot for a number of years - haven't had too many blips & am happy overall. Recently noticed that the prices for our current plan had come down on the website but we were still paying a higher amount. Gave customer service a call and they sorted that out straight away, and threw in 3 months of credit since they had been overcharging us $10 a month for 9 months. Now this is only fair, if not going slightly above & beyond, but considering some other companies I've had to deal with don't give a toss about current customers, I'd say it's pretty good. ...read more

Gordon Paterson16th September 2017

8.6
Reliability
9
Speed
8
Support
8
Features
9
Value
9

Been with Slingshot now since 2010 Phone and Internet Cost $90.00 and Toll call extra now I pay $90.00/month with Phone 100GB Internet free National Calling and International Calling Caller ID and other services. where as with Telecom before I was paying $115.00 for phone and Internet.

Peter Tilley16th September 2017

6.0
Reliability
6
Speed
8
Support
3
Features
7
Value
6

I feel like Slingshot are focused on income not customers

Pros:

We're still on ADSL; it's surprisingly fast: download 16Mbps

Cons:

Slingshot increased our monthly charge a month after we began our contract in 2015. They then overcharged us for the next six months. Our landline lost connection for two months. They charged us for insurance when we didn't want it, and they insisted we'd stared a new contract after they'd failed to upgrade us to VDSL leaving us on the same ADSL plan ...read more

Margaret Stuart16th September 2017

6.2
Reliability
7
Speed
5
Support
5
Features
7
Value
7

cellphone plan for $10 per month. Service meets our needs

Pros:

cellphone plan for $10 per month

Sue14th September 2017

6.6
Reliability
7
Speed
7
Support
7
Features
7
Value
5

can be hard to understand some technical support & call centre actisense especially when they speak really fast, and need longer opening operating hours especially for there technical support

Pros:

better service packages

Cons:

need longer opening hours for there technical support

Lawrence7th September 2017

6.8
Reliability
8
Speed
6
Support
7
Features
8
Value
5

Very good technical support but unfriendly financial section.

Pros:

Price is good and the technical support people very good.

Cons:

Had a misadventure with the financial side with credits not being applied and no prior warning given. Would have changed ISP were it not for the calibre of their technical support people.

Tomo7th August 2017

5.8
Reliability
9
Speed
7
Support
7
Features
2
Value
4

Hi
Slingshot routers only offer to 2.4G and not 5G - so Wifi speeds around the house are crap
They want us to upgrade to the $229 plan so we can have 5G
What a fucking joke
I have sent them an email asking them to provide the 5G capable router
Or I will cancel my subscription Request all monies payed be returned and move back to Vodafone to offer 5G

This is akin to theft and most Slingshot customers do know it

Perhaps you should/ could confirm this aspect of all providers

Should you require further information please contact me Pete
...read more

Pros:

Smooth install
Speed and reliability are as expected great

Cons:

No fffff........... 5g !!!!!

This technology has been available since Fred stopped pedalling his car!!

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