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Do you find broadband a bit confusing? Or are you looking to set up a basic, easy-to-use broadband connection for a friend or relation?
Below, we have listed broadband packages for beginners. In each case, the broadband is easy to set up and the instructions are easy to understand. They're also tremendous value for those who are new to broadband.
Compare broadband suitable for beginners below.
Don't know your bits from your bytes or what download allowance you need? We can help you take your first clicks and sign up for a great broadband package to meet your needs.
Broadband is a term used to describe a way to connect to the internet across a platform with a wide bandwidth. Essentially broadband allows you to connect to the internet at speeds hundreds of times faster than the dial-up technology it replaced.
The advent of broadband spelled the end of waiting for pages to load and unleashed all the opportunities that the web holds for sharing content, viewing video on demand and communicating in ways previously impossible.
Overall we believe that all of the major broadband providers now give a good broadband service, so there are no obvious providers to avoid, in our opinion. Your choice will come down to what you can afford, the type of broadband you want and the suitability of the deal available.
The above packages have been hand-selected for beginners like yourself to choose from. If you would like to compare all broadband packages, see our home broadband page.
Ofcom's proposals for automatic compensation for customers who are treated poorly by ISPs have been welcomed by uSwitch.
Downloadable bills and a usage tracker are now available in the My BT app.
Broadband connections of at least 30Mbps are to be made available to all of Scotland under a new Digital Strategy.
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