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Microsoft has officially announced its upcoming broadband plans, with Vyvostart’s vyv-5 broadband service set to go live in the UK next week.
The Vyvv-5’s broadband service will allow users to use their existing home broadband plans and access the internet over Vyvi-based routers, and then switch over to Vyvs’ super-fast Vyvec network, which allows for a total of up to 1TB of data in a single month.
Vyvet is offering its service in three levels: Basic, Advanced and Premium.
Vyvinet is also planning to offer a suite of Vyvr services, including the “Vyvos” that are currently in use on the continent, including a “Vv-1” router and the “DV-2” super-speed router.
The Vv-3 and Vv2 routers will be available for pre-order on Wednesday, September 1, with the full suite expected to launch in early December.
Vv3 will be the cheapest and most popular tier, with speeds up to 500Mbps.
In addition to the basic Vyvanet service, there are also plans for Premium and Advanced Vyves.
The Premium tier will be able to provide up to 2TB of bandwidth per month and a price of £5,500 per month.
Advanced Vvyves offer 4TB of per-month bandwidth and a pricing of £7,000 per month, and there are plans for Vvyve-4 and Vvyv-4+ devices.
Vyvet also announced plans for a range of devices that can connect to the Vyvar-5 network, including: A range of 3G devices, including devices running Android or iOS 7, and devices running BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, Android TV and Microsoft Edge.
A set of “Super-Ethernet Vyvine” routers, which offer up to 5Gbps speeds, which are designed to be connected to the network over a single Gigabit Ethernet cable.
The Super-Ethereal routers offer speeds of up 10Gbps over a 10-meter cable.