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  • Updated:7 Apr 2007
 

02.Costs

Average minimum monthly cost by speed for ADSL and ADSL2 (a)
Speed (kbps) Cost ($)
256 42
512 77
1500 93
up to 2400 73
Cable (b) 67
 

Source: www.phonechoice.com.au

Average minimum monthly cost by download limit (a)
Download limit (GB) Average monthly cost ($)
<1 38
1–5 52
6–10 72
11–20 81
21–50 91
50+ 125
 

Source: www.phonechoice.com.au

  Average plans comparison (a)
  Speed (kbps) Number of plans Average minimum monthly cost ($) Average download limit (GB)
ADSL 256
512
1024–1500
618
748
667
42
77
93
5
11
22
ADSL2 2400 326 73 32
Cable (b) 50 67 14
Wireless 256
512
1024
26
39
77
41
64
92
3
5
6
 

Table notes

(a) Includes 2551 residential plans, analysed at June 2007.
(b) No theoretical limits to cable, but variations may occur due to external factors on the internet.

 

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