This is a big deal for the media giant and makes them one of the big players in the broadband and bundling market going head to head with competitors such as Optus and ‘frenamies’ such as Telstra. Foxtel also announced the launch of ‘Foxtel Hub’ their Broadband home network gateway.
Foxtel Broadband and Home Phone Bundles
The service bundles Foxtel’s subscription TV service with broadband internet and home phone services with aggressive pricing starting at $65 a month for a 12-24 month 50GB plan.
Foxtel’s Broadband Bundles offer a choice of 50GB, 100GB, 200GB and 500GB monthly data allowance packages. There are no peak or off peak data limits. Foxtel TV subscribers will be able to access unlimited download data for Foxtel TV, Foxtel Go and Foxtel Anytime through their Foxtel Broadband connection. Foxtel broadband customers will also benefit from unlimited data for access to Foxtel Play and Presto services.
Richard Freudenstein, Foxtel CEO said:
“Today, we take that effort to the next level by providing our most compelling offer yet with our new Foxtel Broadband and Home Phone bundles. Foxtel Broadband is specially designed with entertainment and video in mind and maximises the value of a Foxtel subscription through flexibility, customisation of services and a simplified customer experience.”
Foxtel Broadband customers will be able to access the ‘Foxtel Hub’ a WiFi modem specifically designed to deliver the fast internet speeds required for video streaming and multi device, in-home connectivity needs