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Forum: Cable 16-01-2015, 14:17
Replies: 14
Views: 1,866
Posted By Jez_Gafys
It's kinda true they hide the cost the "land...

It's kinda true they hide the cost the "land line" in the cost the service. This is why if you cancel the phone you don't save 16.99 and as proven you actually raise your bill.
Forum: Cable 12-01-2015, 13:18
Replies: 14
Views: 1,866
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Just done a quick test on the VM site as if I am...

Just done a quick test on the VM site as if I am a new customer would cost

41/month for 152Mb Broadband
59/month for 152Mb Broadband + M TV + Tivo
45/month 152Mb Broadband, + M TV + Tivo + Talk...
Forum: Cable 12-01-2015, 13:03
Replies: 14
Views: 1,866
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I would like to add that though you have only one...

I would like to add that though you have only one "cable" entering your premises this contains at least 4 individual cables (pairs). One of the copper pairs is for the TV another for the broadband...
Forum: Cable 09-01-2015, 10:17
Replies: 3
Views: 1,317
Posted By Jez_Gafys
just stab your crappy one with a screw driver...

just stab your crappy one with a screw driver ring them say its faulty and wow a new super hub2 and 20 better off
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 05-01-2015, 16:34
Replies: 12
Views: 26,372
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Or they may never ever collect it. I used to...

Or they may never ever collect it. I used to have a tivo box and when I split with my wife she cancelled it and just stayed on the HD box we had upstairs They said they would collect. I got back...
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 05-01-2015, 16:29
Replies: 5
Views: 23,342
Posted By Jez_Gafys
+1 if you want a constant 152mb pay ALOT more. I...

+1 if you want a constant 152mb pay ALOT more.

I have a 50Mb line with stream networks and I am paying about 750... a month! Granted it does have 50 mb upload aswell but still VM in comparison is...
Forum: Cable 03-09-2014, 15:59
Replies: 7
Views: 1,985
Posted By Jez_Gafys
1080i as 540 active vertical lines vs 1080p which...

1080i as 540 active vertical lines vs 1080p which is 1080 it is virtually double the bandwidth unless you mean 1080i/50 vs 1080p/25. On a side note I am on about proper 1080p/50 but yes you are...
Forum: Cable 03-09-2014, 11:46
Replies: 7
Views: 1,985
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Other than maybe netflix which I haven't checked...

Other than maybe netflix which I haven't checked if it does supply a 1080p stream via tivo it is only the tivo menu structure that is in 1080p the rest is a low lower resolution and upscaled. Even...
Forum: Cable 21-07-2014, 12:06
Replies: 7
Views: 1,250
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Remember though, Virgin do not have their own...

Remember though, Virgin do not have their own mobile infrastructure and utilise the EE network. The EE network is comprised of of Orange, T-mobile and EE. This is why you virgin sim was able to...
Forum: Cable 21-07-2014, 11:56
Replies: 7
Views: 1,068
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I can confirm that I have had SKY sales rep lie...

I can confirm that I have had SKY sales rep lie to me in the past on the features of their own hardware (at the time sky+ boxes) this was in relation to the number of TV tuners which was them trying...
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 29-04-2014, 10:40
Replies: 5
Views: 24,978
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Yeah SH1 is perfectly fine. Sure some people...

Yeah SH1 is perfectly fine. Sure some people have issues with the wifi and this was a reason for the SH2 but it wasn't because it couldn't handle 100mb+. You have to remember the 1.5gbps tests VM...
Forum: Cable 29-04-2014, 10:37
Replies: 36
Views: 8,984
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wasn't exactly going to find a million...

I wasn't exactly going to find a million different posts on every user that has issues. In my living room I can access netflix via my tv, tivo, wii or xbox (from the devices connected to my tv) out...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 08-04-2014, 12:52
Replies: 106
Views: 67,010
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I was paying slightly more than that but going...

I was paying slightly more than that but going through retentions I got 120mb internet, tv xl and talk evenings and weekends for about 43. Curious do you still have a v+ box, I was told it was that...
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 02-04-2014, 13:25
Replies: 1
Views: 15,768
Posted By Jez_Gafys
The simple fact it is cheaper for them for you...

The simple fact it is cheaper for them for you not to be on the a faster speed but if you ask they will increase.
Forum: Cable 02-04-2014, 12:04
Replies: 21
Views: 4,533
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Also on a side note using the website offers can...

Also on a side note using the website offers can also cancel any loyalty discounts that you may have, it's always best to ring.
Forum: Cable 02-04-2014, 11:56
Replies: 11
Views: 2,351
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wouldn't worry about it, the channel is the...

I wouldn't worry about it, the channel is the biggest steaming pile of horse sh*t. Low budget amateur channel aimed at under 20s who are possibly retarded. If you have more than half a dozen brain...
Forum: BT Broadband 21-03-2014, 14:31
Replies: 39
Views: 5,740
Posted By Jez_Gafys
There is no traffic management on VM downloads on...

There is no traffic management on VM downloads on uploads.

On a side note I have FTTP and I get around 120mb upload and about 98 download
Forum: Cable 20-03-2014, 13:44
Replies: 36
Views: 8,984
Posted By Jez_Gafys
you must be one of those magic people with a...

you must be one of those magic people with a different box to the...
Forum: Cable 20-03-2014, 13:40
Replies: 36
Views: 8,984
Posted By Jez_Gafys
You have to use either a US VPN or a DNS server...

You have to use either a US VPN or a DNS server which has been edited to reroute netflix lookups (google netflix dns)
Forum: Virgin Media Broadband 18-03-2014, 14:02
Replies: 12
Views: 38,040
Posted By Jez_Gafys
That is so spot on! Also to others even 802.11n...

That is so spot on!

Also to others even 802.11n ain't going to give you a nice stable 100mb. Have a good read up on network latency and better understand why wireless networks a pretty fail for...
Forum: Cable 18-03-2014, 13:54
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Nah netflix works fine on wife and mobile data. ...

Nah netflix works fine on wife and mobile data. Make sure you have a good data package though as it can soon be consumed. I used to have a 2gb limit and within a couple of hours is was used up now...
Forum: Cable 18-03-2014, 13:49
Replies: 36
Views: 8,984
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I wouldn't bother if I was you, netflix on the...

I wouldn't bother if I was you, netflix on the tivo box is the slowest pile of sh*te version of the netflix app on any hardware ever made. Low end 30 quid android tablets can load the interface and...
Forum: Cable 25-02-2014, 12:49
Replies: 6
Views: 2,144
Posted By Jez_Gafys
I had a tivo box which I cancelled last March ofc...

I had a tivo box which I cancelled last March ofc which I has been gathering dust in my attic. I wasn't able to view any recordings on this box once I cancelled it. On a side note I recently...
Forum: Cable 14-02-2014, 10:16
Replies: 0
Views: 1,191
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Good old retentions

Didn't have a fancy package or anything, this time last year I had everything XXXXXXL but when I split with my wife (which I am now back with) I dropped everyone down to the bare min

So we had

V+...
Forum: Cable 13-02-2014, 10:27
Replies: 27
Views: 7,956
Posted By Jez_Gafys
Glad it's sorted and my condolences. What I...

Glad it's sorted and my condolences.

What I have found out in the past though is that even though you maybe in contract you are in contract with virgin to have xyz services but not to have the...
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