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Top 10 Broadband is a free service that rates and compares over 60 broadband packages from 19 different providers. Our comparison table can help you save money on broadband.

We have reviewed all the broadband and broadband phone deals that we know of to give you a definitive list of the fastest, most reliable and cheapest broadband connections out there!

Below is our Top 10 rated Broadband Providers. This is based on speed, reliability, customer ratings and more.

Our Top 10 Recommended Broadband Providers

Number 1 - last updated on 07/11/2013 17:58:09


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PlusNet Pros Get half price broadband for 12 months with the Unlimited Broadband and Calls package plus free activation with annual contract (worth £25)

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PlusNet Cons A £25 One-off activation fee required on most packages
PlusNet Awards "Which? Recommended Broadband Provider 2012", "PC Advisor Best Budget Provider 2012", "uSwitch Best Customer Rated Provider 2013".
Summary on PlusNet BroadbandConsistent top performer with unbeatable packages starting from £2.99

Number 2 - last updated on 04/02/2013 22:19:55

Talk Talk

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Talk Talk Pros Broadband and phone at unbeatable value. Prices start from £3.25 a month (+ £14.95 line rental charges) for which you get up to 24mb broadband & unlimited weekend and evening calls. Get free connection at the moment (Worth £30). 30 day no quibble trial.

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Talk Talk Cons Customer Services ratings poor
Talk Talk Awards uSwitch 2013 Best Value Home Broadband winner
Summary on Talk Talk BroadbandBritains best value unlimited TV, Broadband and Calls.

Number 3 - last updated on 23/09/2010 21:51:46


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Tesco Pros Unlimited downloads, No set up fees, 1000 Clubcard points and free wireless router.

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Tesco Cons Minimum 18 month contract
Tesco Awards None
Summary on Tesco BroadbandLow cost broadband with no download limit.

Number 4 - last updated on 12/04/2013 10:26:31

BT Total Broadband

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BT Total Broadband Pros BT are charging from £7.95 per month (for the first 3 months) for their option 1 package.

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BT Total Broadband Cons Option 1 monthly charges rise to 15.99 after the first 3 months and you need to sign up to an 18 month contract.
BT Total Broadband Awards Winner Reader Digest Trusted Brand 2007
Summary on BT Total Broadband BroadbandFast, reliable Broadband from BT

Number 5 - last updated on 07/11/2013 18:02:26


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Sky Pros Packages from £5 a month

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Sky Cons Only available to customers in the Sky network area which covers 83% of the UK. Expensive line rental.
Sky Awards uSwitch 2013 award winner for Best Technical Support, Best Recommended Broadband & Best Customer Service
Summary on Sky BroadbandUk's fastest growing broadband supplier.

Number 6 - last updated on 04/06/2010 15:59:45

Zen Internet

4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
Zen Internet Pros Great UK based support using 0845 local rate number. One Month Minimum Contract. Unlimited uploads.

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Zen Internet Cons No free hardware. Not the cheapest.
Zen Internet Awards Which? Best Buy Broadband March 2009
Summary on Zen Internet BroadbandZen Internet provides a range of high quality award-winning Internet services to the business and home user, from the latest in high speed DSL Broadband Internet access to IP VPN solutions and leased lines. One of the few remaining independent Internet Service Providers.

Number 7 - last updated on 01/10/2009 08:20:19


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AOL Pros Now offering Wireless Flexi - pay £4.99 for first 3 months thereafter £14.99. No contract tie in!

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AOL Cons Pay £29.99 connection fee with Wireless Flexi.
AOL Awards Voted No1 Overall Customer Support - uSwitch 2007
Summary on AOL BroadbandBig name broadband " target provider.

Number 8 - last updated on 07/11/2013 18:07:43


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Be Pros Get unlimited usage and great service.

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Be Cons Owned by SKY (like O2), although promised to remain independent.
Be Awards ISPA Award Winner for ‘Best Sumo Consumer Broadband’ & PC Advisor 2007 'Best Uncapped Broadband'
Summary on Be BroadbandVery fast broadband. Coverage is rapidly expanding.

Number 9 - last updated on 12/04/2013 10:39:28


3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars
EE Pros Great Starter package that includes weekend & evening calls for just £6 a month for first three months. No Connection Fee

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EE Cons Monthly costs rises to £12 after first three months. You are tied into an 18 month contract.
EE Awards None
Summary on EE BroadbandEE (formily orange), the UK’s most advanced digital communications company was the first in Britain to offer superfast 4G mobile services alongside fibre broadband.

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Current Broadband Special Offers

Talk Talk Offer Free Connection

At the moment Talk Talk are offering free conection, worth £29.99, on their broadband packages. Offer is only available to new customers ordering their Broadband Essentials or Pro packages.... more info

£15 for 15GB Mobile Broadband

Unless you are downloading movies and every episode of Eastenders via iplayer 15GB should be more than enough capacity. 15GB allows you to send 15,000 Outlook/HTML emails, surf the web for 150 hours, download 75 four minute videos and 480 four minute music tracks. For £15 it is cheaper than some fixed wire broadband packages.... more info

Free Mobile Broadband with BT business Total Broadband

BT are now offering free mobile broadband to anyone taking out a 24 month subscription to BT Business Total Broadband option 3. Prices start at £40.50 (exc. VAT) and is available to both new and existing customers.... more info

Broadband News

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1,000 miles of telegraph poles and overhead cables that could “impair” the views of many households, could be erected to expand Britain's superfast broadband network.... read more

Sky Customers Experiencing Slow Internet Speeds

Sky has confirmed that some of its customers are experiencing slow internet speeds as a result of it signing up new subscribers.... read more

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There is a difference in internet speeds across the South of the UK which is creating a broadband gap between places with a fast connection and those with a slow one. ... read more

Orange Top Ofcom's Complaints Chart

Internet service provider Orange has knocked TalkTalk off the top position in Ofcom's broadband complaints chart. Figures for the third quarter of 2012 show a higher proportion of Orange customers lodged complaints about its broadband services than any other firm. ... read more

More People Switch to Super Fast Broadband

Figures from Ofcom indicate that 8% of homes in the UK now have super fast broadband. ... read more

BT Broadband now 100Mbps!

BT has now launched it's 100Mbps broadband service. It is limited to a few areas but is due to expand to around two-thirds of UK homes by the end of 2014.... read more

Mobile Broadband Speeds published

Ofcom has published their research on mobile broadband speeds today.... read more

Talk Talk announce Fibre Optic Broadband

Talk Talk have announced their forthcoming Fibre Optic Broadband. It will provide download speeds of upto 40Meg, meaning streaming HD content from iPlayer will be stutter free.... read more