You’ll need an engineer to install fibre broadband with almost all the other major providers that offer it.
With EE, Plusnet and TalkTalk you’ll need an Openreach engineer to install a modem, while with Virgin Media you’ll need one of their engineers to feed a cable into your home, which can take a couple of hours.3 Dec 2013
Do I need a new hub for Sky Fibre?
It depends what hub you have. You’ll need a new hub, if yours isn’t already fibre-ready and you’re upgrading to Sky Broadband Superfast.
Do you need a new phone line for Fibre optic broadband?
Does fibre-optic broadband require a phone line? Because fibre-optic broadband uses special cables to transmit data, you don’t technically need a phone line. That being said, there aren’t many fibre broadband packages that don’t include a phone line.4 Sep 2019
Can I get Sky Fiber?
Speeds vary by location. You will receive the fastest Sky Fibre service available in your area. Free Spotify Premium offer: Available for new and existing Sky TV customers.
Does Sky Fibre use phone line?
Fibre cables run from the exchange to the cabinet on your street, which then connects to your home via the ol’ copper phone line. This is the kind of fibre broadband you’ll get from Openreach-based providers, including BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Plusnet, Vodafone, and EE.20 Apr 2018