NEW DELHI: ACT Fibernet (Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd.) India’s largest fiber-focused wired broadband ISP (Internet Service Provider)[i] today launched the 1Gbps (Giga speeds, 1000 Mbps) wired broadband internet service for the residents in Chennai.
As per a recent report, Chennai tops in fixed internet broadband speed. With a young population, Chennai has often led in adoption of latest digital technologies including high speed fibernet.
However, significant surge in video streaming among users, increasing popularity of online gaming, fast growing segment of start-ups, co-working spaces and small and medium enterprises has further amplified the demand for fast internet broadband service in the city. With this launch, ACT Fibernet aims to meet the incessant need for high-speed broadband connectivity and further enhance customers internet experience.
Speaking on the launch Bala Malladi, CEO, Atria Convergence Technologies Ltd. Said “High speed Fiber broadband is the future of internet, and we are extremely delighted to launch our super-fast Giga speed in Chennai. With this proposition at an attractive price point, we believe we will be able to service high end customers, start-ups, co-working spaces, cafes, hotels and enterprises. Further, the growth of animation, high end real time video/ movie/ sound processing units, SaaS start-ups and other related industries will get a huge fillip with this technology. We are confident that our new offering will empower our customers and amplify their experience with ACT Fibernet”.
Furthermore, ACT Fibernet has packed the Giga plan with lucrative offers which will be made available to customers for INR 2999. On six months Giga plan customers can avail one month free subscription. Similarly, for 12 months plan customers can enjoy two months subscription free of cost. Customers will have to pay one-time installation fees of INR 2000 to upgrade to GIGA plans.
ACT Fibernet has also upgraded the existing fixed term broadband plans for Retail, SOHO (Small office, home office) and SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) which will allow users to enjoy higher speeds and FUP limits beginning 8th August 2018 at no additional cost. Under Retail plans, ACT Basic has been upgraded to 120 GB FUP limit with 30 Mbps speed, ACT Blaze has been upgraded to 500 GB FUP limit with 100 Mbps speed, ACT Blast Promo has been upgraded to 1000 GB FUP limit with 100 Mbps speed, ACT Storm has been upgraded to 1250 GB FUP limit with 125 Mbps speed.
Likewise, ACT Lightning has been upgraded to 1500 FUP limit with 150 Mbps speed, ACT Thunder has been upgraded to 1750 FUP limit with 200 Mbps speed and ACT Incredible has been upgraded to 2000 GB FUP limit with 250 Mbps speed.
Adding to customers delight, the Retail broadband plans are bundled with exciting offers. Customers opting for ACT Basic plan for a period of 6 months can avail one-month free subscription or a free Wi-Fi router, and for 12 months plan get two months free subscription or one-month free subscription with free Wi-Fi router.
Similarly, for ACT Blast Promo 6 months plan offers two-month free subscription and a free wi-fi router and 12 months plan includes six months free subscription with a free wi-fi router. On selecting either ACT Blaze, ACT Storm, ACT Lightning, ACT Thunder and ACT Incredible plan for 6 months, customers can choose two-month free subscription or one month free subscription with a free wi-fi router, while on 12 months plan customers can enjoy three month free subscription or two months free subscription with a free wi-fi router.
The below table captures all plan details:
|Chennai Plan||Rental||Till 07-Aug||From 08-Aug|
|Speed||Data||Post FUP speed||Speed||FUP per month||Post FUP speed|
|ACT Basic||₹ 799||30 Mbps||80 GB||512 Kbps||30 Mbps||120 GB||512 Kbps|
|ACT Blaze||₹ 999||75 Mbps||300 GB||512 Kbps||100 Mbps||500 GB||1 Mbps|
|ACT Blast Promo||₹ 1,049||100 Mbps||1000 GB||1 Mbps||100 Mbps||1000 GB||1 Mbps|
|ACT Storm||₹ 1,099||100 Mbps||500 GB||1 Mbps||125 Mbps||1250 GB||1 Mbps|
|ACT Lightning||₹ 1,299||100 Mbps||1000 GB||1 Mbps||150 Mbps||1500 GB||1 Mbps|
|ACT Thunder||₹ 1,499||150 Mbps||1500 GB||1 Mbps||200 Mbps||1750 GB||1 Mbps|
|ACT Incredible||₹ 1,999||200 Mbps||2000 GB||2 Mbps||250 Mbps||2000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT Giga||₹ 2,999||N/A||N/A||N/A||1000 Mbps||3000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT SME Swift||₹ 2,999||200 Mbps||3000 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||3000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT SME Flash||₹ 3,999||200 Mbps||4000 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||4000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT SME Force||₹ 4,999||200 Mbps||5000 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||5000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT SME Silver||₹ 2,999||200 Mbps||4500 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||4000 GB||2 Mbps|
|ACT SME Gold||₹ 3,999||200 Mbps||5500 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||5000 GB||5 Mbps|
|ACT SME Platinum||₹ 4,999||200 Mbps||6500 GB||2 Mbps||1000 Mbps||6000 GB||5 Mbps|
|ACT SME Phenomenal||₹ 5,999||400 Mbps||6000 GB||5 Mbps||1000 Mbps||7000 GB||6 Mbps|
|ACT SME Exceptional||₹ 6,999||500 Mbps||8000 GB||5 Mbps||1000 Mbps||8000 GB||7 Mbps|
|ACT SME Exceptional Plus||₹ 8,999||600 Mbps||10000 GB||6 Mbps||1000 Mbps||10000 GB||10 Mbps|