As we have already mentioned in previous blogs, such as the one published last december: Broadband without a phone line, which refers to the possibility of contracting an internet service at home without the need for a landline.
In this blog we are going to detail the advantages and disadvantages of this service and some tips that can help you make a decision about which service is most appropriate for your needs and price.
Internet without landline? This means you can get internet access without a land line. As we use the internet more, people are using their home phone lines and cable less. Meaning a landline isn’t always necessary. One of the most common options for those who only want internet and also in those areas where the fiber coverage of the large operators is not good is mobile broadband, which is delivered via 4G like a mobile network, Neither, however, are quite as reliable as a standard wired home connection
If you want to get internet service without cable or a phone line, we’ll give you some tips and ways you can access the internet without cable or home phone services.
Advantages of each type of service
Advantages of fiber vs 4G at home:
Broadband provides access to the highest quality internet services, our current way of life requires an appropriate internet service, services such as videoconference that require large amounts of data transmission. Broadband access is constant. It does not block phone lines, and there is no need to reconnect each time you need to use the internet
Possibility of watching the television of your country, your series in streaming on several devices at the same time or your children playing on the video-console while you surf with your computer.
It is also essential for Telework: Digital connectivity empowers professionals to telework, providing the opportunity to work for organizations anywhere in the world from a residence.
With Tiekom you will not find closed packages, so you can choose the combination you want. You can choose between symmetric speed services: up to 1,000 MB both upstream and downstream.
Multi-device experience. The high speed provided by Fiber Optic allows the whole family to use the Internet.
Without cuts. With Fiber Optic you can watch online content in high definition without cuts and without losing image quality.
4G at home advantages:
4G at home has other advantages such as that you can take Internet wherever you want, if you have two houses or residences you can take your 4G Internet to the house you want, without having to process any transfer or anything or If you go on a trip you can have Internet in the Hotel or apartment where you stay, you will no longer have to go looking for free Wi-Fi everywhere, since you will always have Wi-Fi available wherever you are.
Another important advantage / opportunity is that when the 5G network is extended, these routers will change and it will be possible to navigate with 5G with an incredible speed.
As we use the internet more, people are using their home phone lines and cable less. In fact, many families now use their smartphones as the primary way they view content from streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
Mobile broadband is a very flexible option
giving you access to your internet connection wherever you are, and it’s often the cheapest broadband without line rental available.
Currently, Tiekom has the most widely available fixed broadband network that doesn’t need a phone line.
However, it’s often the case broadband package with no phone line are more expensive than ones that include line rental. So even though you can get broadband without a phone line, it may still be cheaper in some cases to get a landline and just not use it.
Some points to take into account when hiring the 4G service:
Check your internet needs
If you have a normal data consumption, 4G is enough but if you are a data user for downloads, games, streaming, etc… surely you will need a high-speed fiber connection.
Packages offered by your trusted operator
Generally the landline phone is included and it can be more interesting than hiring a 4G. It is important to see the fiber packages and offers that can be more profitable than 4G even if the landline phone is included.
4G service is recommended
For those areas where there is no fiber (rural areas), it is the best solution to bring internet to your home.
It can also be interesting for shared flats of students or passing tourists who will be in the country for a short time.
Check the fiber cost
First and study before hiring the service the one that best suits your needs, the offer it has and the conditions it offers you.
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