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Bigpipe Broadband Review

Bigpipe broadband is a no-frills broadband provider that is owned by Spark NZ. It was one of the first broadband providers to offer UFB with no data caps.

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Bigpipe offers a range of unlimited-data broadband plans:

ADSL

$79/month – 5-20mbps/1mbps

VDSL

$89/month – 15-60mbps/5-18mbps

Fibre

$79/month – 100mbps/20mbps

$89/month – 100mbps/100mbps

$99/month – 200mbps/20mbps

$109/month – 700-900mbps/400-500mbps

How does Bigpipe broadband compare?

Cheapest Broadband Plans

All plans are for 100mbps/20mbps with no home phone line. Unless indicated as an extra, all include a router, although a $15 one-off delivery fee can apply. It’s worth noting that most deals also include early termination fees, should you break your contract early.

Broadband provider

Unlimited Broadband Deal
$ Per Month

Skinny

$39

(special offer: 6 months free
on 12-month contract)

Contact**

$59.99*

Vodafone

$79*

Bigpipe

$79

Stuff Fibre

$79.95*

Slingshot

$84.95*

MyRepublic

$85

Spark

$85*

Now

$85 (+$120 router)

2degrees

$89*

Nova Energy

$89*

Orcon

$89.95*

Trustpower**

$94 (2-year contract)

* $15 one-off modem delivery fee / **Only available as part of a power bundle (Prices correct as of 20/10/21)

What’s the deal with Bigpipe broadband?

Bigpipe offers cheap, ultra-fast broadband with a free modem on a 12-month contract. It’s a simple premise and one that cuts through the often confusing packages and deals offered by more expensive providers.


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