Broadband Genie blog

  • Primus Business logo Primus business broadband now free for 3 months Announced on 15 Apr 2014

    Leading low-cost broadband provider Primus has a top offer for anyone looking to upgrade their business communications. Sign up for Primus Business Phone Broadband Saver now and you'll pay nothing...

  • 5G and the future of mobile broadband

    It seems more than a little premature to be talking about 5G. We’ve only just recently gained access to 4G in the UK and even that remains mostly limited to bigger towns and cities with a while to go before it begins to challenge the reach of 3G.  (Though even 3G hasn’t spread as far as it should; just this year Vodafone was almost fined for not fulfilling its agreement to provide 3G...

    by Matt Powell on 14 April 2014
  • Three logo Buy any Apple iPad from Three and get a £25 M&S voucher! Announced on 11 Apr 2014 Expires on 30 Apr 2014

    Our amazing exclusive iPad deal has now been expanded to cover all models of the Apple iPad from Three! We previously teamed up with Three to exclusively offer a £25 M&S voucher on selected Apple...

  • Sky logo Sky unlimited fibre broadband now less than half price! Announced on 04 Apr 2014

    Sky has slashed the cost of its fibre broadband deal, dropping the price by more than 50 for the first six months of the contract. If you sign up for Sky Unlimited Fibre Broadband & Calls now you'll...

  • MobiData logo Free mobile broadband SIM and double data with MobiData Announced on 28 Mar 2014

    Sign up for mobile broadband provider MobiData right now and you'll benefit from double data allowances at no extra cost. MobiData specialises in mobile broadband using the Three network, which means...

  • Tesco logo Special offer: Tesco broadband for only £2! Announced on 20 Mar 2014

    Home broadband has never been cheaper, but there are still some amazing deals which surprise even us. Like this latest Tesco Broadband offer, for example.  Sign up for a Tesco Broadband and phone...

  • Competition: win ADSL or fibre optic home broadband worth over £600 from EE!

    Looking to switch broadband providers, or want to make the move to a superfast fibre optic broadband service? Then you'll definitely want to enter our latest competition where we're giving someone the chance to win a free 18-month broadband and phone line subscription! Broadband Genie has teamed up with leading home and mobile broadband network EE to offer one lucky person their choice of...

    12 March 2014 4 Comments
  • Competition: win unlimited broadband, TV and phone from TalkTalk!

    Considering a change of broadband provider? How would you like 18 months of phone, TV and broadband, worth over £500, completely free? That’s what’s on offer in our latest competition, courtesy of leading broadband provider TalkTalk. The prize... The lucky winner of this amazing prize will receive the following: TalkTalk unlimited broadband TalkTalk’s home...

    by Matt Powell on 12 February 2014 7 Comments
  • Infographic: TV packages explained

    Premium TV bundles used to be straightfoward - you could either go for Virgin Media cable or get a Sky dish bolted to the side of your house. Now there's a lot more choice, which is definitely a good thing but does make selecting the right package a little more complex.  While Sky and Virgin still lead in terms of sheer variety of channels, TalkTalk and BT's TV offerings have made...

    by Matt Powell on 18 December 2013
  • Caps, allowances and unlimited broadband - a guide to home broadband data usage

    No longer do we have just a single computer connected to the internet. Instead, households are increasingly likely to have multiple laptops and desktops along with smartphones and tablets, games consoles and smart TVs, plus a multitude of other hardware all communicating over broadband.  But this gadget lust places increasing demands on our connections, which can be troublesome if your service...

    by Matt Powell on 17 December 2013