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Proper fiber will always be better than VDSL or cable. ._3U-J6NPoBHbyibarrb7T3F{font-size:14px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:32px;text-transform:uppercase;display:block;padding:0 16px;width:100%;margin-top:10px}.FIYolDqalszTnjjNfThfT{max-width:256px;white-space:normal;text-align:center} Currently on the Better package with the movie network. Not sure if this the right thread but figure I'd give it a shot. We have Cogeco TIVO as well. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Archived. This was never an issue with cogeco, and it shouldn't be an issue with a 6 mbps connection. 'https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js'); Cogeco's shares climbed 4.6 per cent, or $3.25, closing at $74.10 Friday, the first trading day after the company reported its second-quarter financial results. Fibe 6 (incl 25GB) is same price as Cogeco's 7mbps (incl 30GB) and Fibe 12 (incl 50GB) is same price as Cogeco's 14mbps (incld 60GB). So combine this fiasco with my cable replacement anecdote, COGECO service and quality of technical expertise at this point has much to be desired. } fbq('track', 'PageView'); Fibe 6 (incl 25GB) is same price as Cogeco's 7mbps (incl 30GB) and Fibe 12 (incl 50GB) is same price as Cogeco's 14mbps (incld 60GB). I always caught it but it sucks for other people that just trust them. Its great.. Their TV Guide is very slow and outdated. Bell Fibe vs Cogeco Tivo. We hope to have this fixed soon. The company reported subscriber results that were in line or ahead of analyst projections for both its Canadian and U.S. cable operations as it gained new Internet customers and lost fewer TV subscribers than some expected. Cable operators have responded in part by using their own network advantage to offer higher-speed Internet services, but they have also recognized the need to improve their traditional cable product. Rent 2 boxes on top of the main box. layoutTemplate: "{entries}", This is a space where subscribers can engage with each other and Globe staff. }); JavaScript is disabled. i.e. I have waited 5 days for a house call not to mention long telephone wait times for service. The move helped Cogeco slow the pace of decline in its cable TV business as customers either cut the cord or switched to Bell Fibe TV, the Internet-based platform offered by rival BCE Inc. "We have enjoyed the benefits [of TiVo] for the last three years, which has not been the case for other [cable] operators in Canada because they just made their decision recently or they're about to make their decision," Cogeco chief executive officer Louis Audet said in an interview Friday. $(document).ready(function() { n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)}; Even though I have, supposedly a 100 mbs input, when I ping my service it is sometimes as low as 5 mbs in the house. Thanks. success: function() { It seems like every time we get heavy rain or wind my service gets knocked offline and half the time a technician needs to come out. I just switched my digital cable and phone from Cogeco to Bell. I can see what else they have tho. fbq('init', '133516703936489'); I'm not looking for tv or phone, just base internet. Display posts from previous: All postsLast dayLast 7 daysLast 2 weeksLast monthLast 3 months6 MonthsLast year, Sort by AuthorPost time Let me address infrastructure. "https://blog.torontogolfnuts.com/feed/" If you are looking to give feedback on our new site, please send it along to, To view this site properly, enable cookies in your browser. It does not mean fiber to the house in 100% of situations. (Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, Manage Consent Do Not Sell My Data). $("#back2Top").click(function(event) { Canadian Internet, Phone, TV & Wireless Providers, Television Industry / Channels and Providers, VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. We had our rates increase 6 times in 48 months. In Milton, Bell/Cogeco have run fiber right to the house and then use a media converter to provide the different phone, internet and TV services. Here, cogecos highest pa page is 120mbps for 109 dollars. I have read several posts on this topic in this forum and noticed that most were somewhat dated. ._3Im6OD67aKo33nql4FpSp_{border:1px solid var(--newCommunityTheme-widgetColors-sidebarWidgetBorderColor);border-radius:5px 5px 4px 4px;overflow:visible;word-wrap:break-word;background-color:var(--newCommunityTheme-body);padding:12px}.lnK0-OzG7nLFydTWuXGcY{font-size:10px;font-weight:700;letter-spacing:.5px;line-height:12px;text-transform:uppercase;padding-bottom:4px;color:var(--newCommunityTheme-navIcon)} ._12xlue8dQ1odPw1J81FIGQ{display:inline-block;vertical-align:middle} What are your experiences? }); Ohh, was told without contract/promotion that Cogeco is 52/month, thats the number I was going by. $(document).ready(function() { {if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod? Bell's high-speed Internet lets you share photos, videos with upload speeds of up to 7 Mbps and download speeds of up to 25 Mbps. https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/hidden-camera-reveals-misleading-sales-tactics-for-bell-1.4556536. $(window).scroll(function() { However I witnessed many areas where the sod on lawns were repaired and in those areas but 4-6 inches below the surface exposed Cogeco cables. jQuery(function($) { My dislikes might be more local to me but have … Any service with BeLL that I have requested or even on support, the service has been nothing but great! Cogeco also saw growth in Internet services and a move to higher-value packages. Sure, Cogeco's prices are high and bandwidth limits suck, but Bell's options aren't any better. Not sure if this the right thread but figure I'd give it a shot. That means: Comments that violate our community guidelines will be removed. This feature lets you determine how good a deal you are getting on toilet paper purchases. The main problem, however, is that webpages take a long time to load. Charles & Colvard Moissanite rings on sale 40% off at the Bay. if (height > 100) { $('#back2Top').fadeIn(); Rogers knocked almost 10-20 bucks off the same service. Welcome to The Globe and Mail’s comment community. The other times I do a hard reset on the modem and it comes back up. var height = $(window).scrollTop(); My neighborhood has had so many Cogeco cable repairs that it has to affect the quality on longevity of their system. .s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f{color:var(--newCommunityTheme-metaText);padding-top:5px}.s5ap8yh1b4ZfwxvHizW3f._19JhaP1slDQqu2XgT3vVS0{color:#ea0027} Bell would have the best PVR out of the three. 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