..:: Advantages of Broadband
There are many Advantages of
DSL Broadband, over a standard 56k Dial-up or ISDN connection:
For home users DSL Broadband is about 10 times faster than a normal 56k modem and can
be up to 40 times faster for business users. You can download web pages and
send and receive emails much quicker. Listening to music or watching video online
becomes a real possibility with DSL Broadband and you could even video conference with friends
or business partners.
Free's up your
landline when online
DSL Broadband shares your phone line between voice and data calls, so you can phone people
when you are online and they can phone you.
No call charges when you
use the Internet
A fixed monthly fee covers all access to the Internet - for a guide to what
different providers charge see Cost
You can share the connection
Perhaps your kids have a computer in their bedroom or you run a small business
from home. With the right equipment you can share your DSL Broadband connection so you
all get high-speed access at the same time!
It's always on
No more squeaks, pips and clicks while you wait for your modem to connect. No
more lengthy waits whilst the modem re-dials and re-dials… No more being
thrown off after two hours on-line, DSL Broadband really is the Internet accesses whenever
you want it!
Compatable with the latest Games
That's right! You can now buy adapters for consoles such as the Playstation
2 (PS2), Playstation 3 (PS3), GameCube, XBox and XBox 360 which allow you to connect to DSL Boadband and play games
across the internet. This functionality is currently being introduced in the
UK so be prepared!
The Costs of ADSL Broadband >>