MyRepublic Broadband Review

Originally from Singapore, MyRepublic is an upstart provider now servicing both New Zealand and Australia. It was the first internet provider in NZ to launch 100mbps/20mbps unlimited-only broadband plans.

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MyRepublic offers unlimited data plans on 12-month contracts:

Fibre 300*

$79/month – 300mbps/100mbps

Fibre Pro*

$89/month – 900mbps/500mbps

Fibre Pro 2000

$129/month – 2000mbps/2000mbps (+$249 installation fee)

Fibre Pro 4000

$159/month – 4000mbps/4000mbps (+$249 installation fee)

Fibre Pro 8000

$159/month – 4000mbps/4000mbps (+$249 installation fee)

*$1 modem rental

Gamer packages:

  • Gamer packages $10 extra per month, includes gamer support and static IP

How does MyRepublic  compare?

All plans are for 300mbps/100mbps with no home phone line. Unless indicated as an extra, all include a router, although a delivery fee can apply. It’s worth noting that most deals also include early termination fees, should you break your contract early. And many allow you to bring your own compatible router.

Broadband Provider

Unlimited Broadband Deal

$ Per Month

Skinny

Modem shipping: $10

$52

(price includes current deal: 4 months

free on 12-month contract)

Contact*

Bundle deals only, no fixed term:

$59.99: broadband + power + gas

$64.99: broadband + power

Trustpower*

Only offers broadband + power/gas bundles

$70.50: broadband + power

(Price includes current deal:
12 months half-price
on 24-month contract)

2degrees*

$75

(Deal includes 6-months NEON, $15.99 p/m, and 6-months Prime, $8 p/m. Total saving over 6 months: $143.94, not included in above price.)

MyRepublic*

$79

(Extra: $1 p/m modem rental)

Vodafone

$79

($69 with Vodafone pay monthly mobile plan)

(Extra: $4 p/m modem rental on 12-month plan)

Bigpipe

$79

Sky Broadband

$79

(Includes 12 months of Disney+, $12.99 p/m)
($94.99: broadband + Sky Starter Package, $25.99 p/m, equivalent
to $69 p/m.)

Slingshot*

$79.95

Now*

$85 (+$120 router)

Spark*

$85 (+$106 router)

Includes Standard Netflix worth $18.49 p/m,

equivalent to $66.51 p/m.

Nova Energy*

$89 broadband only (no fixed term)

$69.99: broadband + power

Orcon*

$89.95

*$15 one-off modem delivery fee (Prices correct as of 10/05/22)

What’s the deal with MyRepublic broadband?

MyRepublic offers some of the fastest internet around. Its gamer plans include prioritised traffic for better ping scores, which can result in less lag and a better gaming experience. Other options include:

  • $5 unlimited local calls
  • $10 unlimited NZ calls
  • $20 unlimited NZ call plus international 40 international countries
  • $30 unlimited NZ landline and mobile calls plus 40 international countries

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