NTT to double fibre-optic speeds in November

30 Sep 2009

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (NTT) is doubling the connection speeds on its FLET’S Hikari service to 200Mbps from November, The Nikkei reports. The upgrade is being offered to existing users who can apply for the service starting 1 October. The 200Mbps will cost between JPY3,570 (USD39.68) for people living in condominiums and JPY5,460 (for individual households), the same as the 100Mbps service. Customers will however, have to pay a one-off installation fee of between JPY2,100-JPY28,455, it said.

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