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Tooway Direct has announced an upgrade to its satellite broadband services which sees download speeds jumping to 20Mbps.
This is a speed boost that’s been rolled out across the entire Tooway range, increasing the top download speeds to 20Mbps and uploads speeds to 6Mbps, up from 10Mbps and 4Mbps respectively.
This is a speed boost that’s been rolled out across the entire Tooway range, increasing the top download speeds to 20Mbps and uploads speeds to 6Mbps.
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“Whilst satellite broadband is unquestionably the answer for many people stuck in not spots and now boasts many tens of thousands of satisfied users, we haven’t been resting on our laurels. Customer’s expectations are naturally increasing over time; with video and streaming TV programs becoming increasingly popular, and with more and more homes having several broadband enabled devices, our customers want more performance.
The speed boost also means that Tooway Direct offers the fastest domestic satellite broadband in the world.
“The new Tooway services raise the bar to a level where traditional wired services look embarrassingly slow, even in many major towns and cities. These new service levels mean even larger families with several PCs and smartphone users can share the services with total confidence in getting a good user experience,” Walwyn added.
The nature of satellite broadband means that you don’t need to live in an area covered by a BT exchange or by Virgin Media’s cable network.
“We feel that this will redraw the broadband map of Europe, as the new services mean tens of thousands of properties (that wouldn’t have been able to otherwise) can now access the next wave of broadband functionality.”
The Tooway™ service connects your computer to the internet via a high-speed connection with the new Ka-Sat Tooway satellite. Wherever you’re located Tooway™ offers you up to 20Mbps download, 6 Mbps upload.
Tooway™ is up to 400 times faster than dial-up, and 40 times faster than many fixed line broadband (ADSL) connections. A single satellite mini-dish and a modem are all you need.
Tooway™ is a satellite broadband solution designed from the outset for the home. It’s been extremely successful in North America with over 400,000 subscribers on the hardware.
Tooway™ is designed for consumers, but it’s also suitable for home offices and small businesses with up to 3 consecutive users. The Tooway™ service is available from just £0.83p a day (inc VAT). Whether you need Tooway™ for your work or just for the family, there’s a Tooway™ package to suit you.
Tooway™ will also allow you to use free voice over IP (VoIP) services like Skype, and also take advantage of additional features like multi-channel TV and Freeview through the same dish.
We can supply you with a wireless router as well enabling you to share the Tooway™ connection over your home for laptops and smart phones.
Tooway™ is available, now, anywhere in the UK or Europe, including Ireland. No need to wait for an expensive network to be built near your home. Tooway™ doesn’t discriminate by location, and we don’t advertise a funny headline speed and then tell you later that because of where you live you can only get half that. Your can order and have Tooway installed within a few days. Just call to book. 0845-6420144. Area covered, Hampshire, Surrey, Withshire and Berkshire.
We can also offer systems for short term hire, Trade show, Country Show ect. anywere we can offer fast broadband.
Tooway™ is ideal for properties outside the fixed line broadband footprint or that have poor broadband speed over wires.
Getting online with Tooway™ is very simple. You’ll need a small satellite dish on the outside of your property and a simple set-top-box. We can installer and set it up leave it all to us and we’ll send round one of our Certified Installers who do everything for you.
You then simply plug in your PC or Mac (or share your Tooway via a router if you prefer) and away you go. You don’t need a phone line, and it’s always on just like broadband over wires.
Some satellite broadband networks will throttle you even if the network isn't that busy and the bandwidth to maintain services at full speed isn't being used by other customers. The Tooway network won't do that. Our emphasis is on delivering you the best performance that the network can deliver within your chosen data allowance.
Of course we have to take steps to manage usage. If we don't customers can suffer from degraded or denied service when one user (or a small group of users) consumes a disproportionate amount of the network's resources. For instance during peak times, customers who are persistently very heavy users may find that non urgent traffic (like peer-to-peer networking) may be assigned a different priority level by the network to ensure other users receive a good quality service.
The way we manage our network means that if the network is very busy, customers who've used less than 50% of their monthly data allowance will be given slightly higher priority to those who've used more than 50%. We estimate that this will only occur at the peak times of network activity.
Customers data allowances run for 1 month from their connection date, and customers data accounts are credited with their new allowance on each connection date anniversary.
Why go Pro ?
Our Tooway Pro services allow businesses to take full advantage of the incredible geographical coverage and affordability of Tooway, delivering truly high speed business grade broadband whatever your existing local telecoms infrastructure.
Tooway Pro services have been specially developed with business users in mind, delivering next generation standard and bespoke broadband services with the performance and flexibility that's often lacking with existing terrestrial services.
Talk to one of our Tooway Pro team for a personal quotation