Virgin Media launches broadband twice the speed to 152Mbps

Posted Feb 28, 2014

Virgin Media has announced that they have unleashed broadband speeds 19 times faster than regular broadband. The new 152Mb top speed is the fastest widely available connection in the UK. Virgin Media also has new parental controls technology and advice. 

“Overwhelmingly people tell us the internet is a force for good. From daily life to the bigger aspects of society, culture and economic growth, digital is making a significant, positive difference to people?s lives. We?re supercharging our incredible network to ensure that Virgin Media customers can make the most of the online world,” stated Tom Mockridge, Virgin Media?s chief executive officer.

Virgin Media said that they would be reducing the amount of traffic management during peak times so you can enjoy the benefits of the supercharged station. The broadband is being delivered through a fiber optic network, which is available to 12.5 million UK homes.

[Source: Virgin Media]