What is the best Broadband?

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The best broadband will depend on your requirements for an Internet connection.

Even the most basic of broadband connections will meet the needs of the majority of users. These include web browsing, email, online chat, sharing pictures, downloading files, playing games and listening to music. The faster or more specialised packages offered are for those who require higher speeds or have specialist needs, such as those using file sharing (peer-to-peer) services or online gamers.

Those wanting to know more about finding the best broadband service should consult our section on how to Compare Broadband Packages. For finding out what sets a provider out from the crowd, consult our Compare Broadband ISPs section. Links to both these sections are available on the left of this page.

To directly find out what are the best broadband deals for you, it is also possible to use the free online comparison service linked below this article. The service compares the products of every major broadband provider in the UK, matching their products against your personal requirements and circumstances.

ProviderSpeedDownloadsContractMonthly Cost 
Up to 38MbUnlimited18 Months£27 per month for 18 months (includes line rental)More Info >
Unlimited Superfast Broadband £27 a Month For 18 Months (including line rental). £25 set up fee
Up to 17MbUnlimited12 MonthsFrom £5.99 pm (plus £16.99 line rental)More Info >
Unlimited Broadband + Weekend Calls - £5.99 per month with a 12 month contract, saving of 38% over 12 months vs standard price. Add TV Essential for £5 per month – triple price of £13 per month.