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Stay-at-home consumers could get faster broadband for less money

Many internet users struggling with increased bandwidth demand could boost their ADSL connection to superfast broadband and still save up to £10 a month[1] Seven million are currently out of …

Huawei faces extra hurdles as P40 range launched

Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at Uswitch.com, comments: “At a time when smartphone sales are down 38% year-on-year, Huawei faces the additional handicap of being unable to include US apps and …

Smart meter installations suspended – Uswitch comments

Commenting on news that energy suppliers are suspending smart meter installations due to coronavirus, Cordelia Samson, energy expert at Uswitch.com, says: “It’s no surprise that ‘non-essential’ work like the smart meters …

Stay-at-home Britons could spend an extra £52 million a week on energy bills

The UK could spend an extra £52 million a week[1] on household energy bills as an estimated 16.8 million people[2] stay at home due to coronavirus Households where people have …

Gnergy exits UK energy market – Uswitch comments

Commenting on the news that Gnergy has ceased trading, Rik Smith, energy expert at Uswitch.com, said: “Gnergy has been in a precarious position for a while, and was previously issued …

Uswitch comment on Virgin Media help for customers 

Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at Uswitch.com, commented: “Virgin Media deserves huge credit for giving out free minutes and data to help more than a million of their pay monthly customers. …

EE 5G roll-out gathers pace

Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at Uswitch.com, comments: “The addition of an extra 21 locations to EE’s 5G network takes the number of towns and cities now covered to 71 across …

Thousands of EE customers overcharged by BT

Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at​ Uswitch.com,​ comments: “EE customers will be concerned to hear that BT failed to implement Ofcom’s price cap on 118 phone numbers, resulting in thousands being …

Uswitch comments on EDF’s reported bid for iSupply

Commenting on news reports suggesting that Big Six energy supplier EDF is set to buy challenger brand iSupply, Rik Smith, energy expert at Uswitch.com, said: “iSupply’s exit from the UK …

‘Oil price fall will take time to turn into good news for energy customers’ – Uswitch comments on oil price crash

Commenting on the recent oil price fall, Rik Smith, energy expert at Uswitch.com, says: “The oil price crash could be good news for consumers, who may see a knock-on effect …