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Ireland's fastest broadband network

Officially Ireland's Fastest Broadband Network

After 1 million speed tests, Virgin Media has been awarded Ireland's Fastest Broadband Network by Ookla, the global leader in broadband testing.

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Download Speed Explained

Download speed is how fast you can receive content from the Internet.The larger the number of Mb/sec the faster you can start streaming or downloading Movies, TV and Music.

With our 360 Mb/sec you can download an incredible 8 series TV boxset in HD in just 80 seconds, download your favourite album in less than 10 seconds and download a full movie in 20 seconds. Life moves pretty fast...Virgin Media wont let broadband slow you down.


Upload Speed Explained

Upload speed is how fast you can send content up to the Internet. The larger the number of Mb/sec the faster you can upload your family movies or email those birthday photos to all your family.


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