SSE broadband and phone - what you get

SSE

Energy firm SSE only entered the broadband and home phone market in 2015, but it's already offered a number of table-topping deals and earned rave reviews from many.

What does SSE offer?

It has a simple pricing policy with not too many options to choose – and all its broadband deals include line rental. You'll get a reduction on its standard prices if you're already an SSE energy customer or become one – though always do a full price comparison for both your energy and your broadband.

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How good is SSE's customer service?

SSE still has a limited customer base – but the feedback we've had is very good. In our Feb 2018 broadband customer service poll, of the 78 MoneySavers who responded, 60% rated it "great", and just 10% said it was "poor".

SSE broadband

SSE's broadband offering is uncomplicated – it has three packages, which vary by speed:

  • Unlimited Broadband. Standard with average speeds of 11Mb – and as the name suggests, no monthly usage cap.
  • Unlimited Fibre. Fibre with average speeds of 35Mb, and again, no monthly usage cap.
  • Unlimited Fibre Plus. Superfast fibre with average speeds of 63Mb, with no monthly usage cap.

SSE line rental

You'll need to take SSE's line rental if you're getting one of its broadband deals, and you've three packages to choose from:

  • Line Rental Only. Does what it says on the tin – no inclusive calls.
  • Anytime Landline. Includes calls at any time to UK landlines and 0845 and 0870 numbers, up to 1,000 minutes per month.
  • Anytime Plus. Includes calls at any time to UK landlines and mobiles, plus 0845 and 0870 numbers – up to 1,000 minutes per month. Also includes calls to landlines in 35 international destinations including the US, Australia and most of Europe – again, up to 70 minutes per call.

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