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iPrimus NBN plans & review

With 20 years of experience in the Australian market, iPrimus offers customers a compelling, quality service, albeit with a slight price premium over the competition.

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iPrimus is an Australian telecommunication company owned by Vocus Communications. They have a small set of NBN plans for residential customers.

Top features:
  • Choice of month-to-month plans or on a 12-month contract
  • Fetch entertainment bundles
  • Call packs available
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iPrimus NBN review

Here's what iPrimus' NBN plans have on offer:

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Price

$65 and up monthly

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NBN

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NBN speeds available

Standard, Standard Plus, Premium

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Support

Phone: 9am-6pm (AEST), Monday to Friday

iPrimus doesn't really offer anything particularly special when it comes to the NBN. Its NBN plans offer slightly below average speeds (e.g. their Premium plan's typical speed is 82.00Mbps vs the ACCC average of 84.5Mbps), and they don't give you much value if you're looking at the price tag. They're not the most expensive provider on the market, since their plans are on par with Finder averages, except Premium which is $10/month cheaper.

Overall, iPrimus' NBN plans aren't bad by any means, but it's certainly worth comparing it to other providers on the market if you're looking for better value. You can do this with our NBN comparison engine here.

iPrimus also offers:

  • Fetch entertainment. If you buy the NBN50 or NBN100 plan, you can add on a Fetch entertainment bundle for an extra $10 per month or more.
  • Home phone line. All plans come with a home phone line and pay as you go calls. Add unlimited landline and mobile calls in Australia for $10 per month, or unlimited Australian landline and mobiles plus 2000 international minutes for $30 per month.


Is iPrimus right for you?

Pros

  • Fetch Tv. When you sign up to iPrimus' higher tiered plans, you have the option to include a Fetch TV entertainment bundle for an additional price each month.

Cons

  • Not the most competitive prices. While iPrimus isn't the most expensive NBN provider in the market, they certainly aren't the cheapest for what they offer.

The bottom line: iPrimus has over 20 years of telco experience, but with more competitive deals and faster average speeds available, it's hard to say that they're in front of their competition.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to buy a new modem to sign up to iPrimus?

Whether you need a new modem or not, iPrimus will send you one when you sign up to their NBN plans. It'll cost you $15 in postage plus $99 if you're on a month-to-month plan and not a longer contract.

Can I cancel my iPrimus NBN plan?

You can cancel your iPrimus NBN plan at any time without penalty so long as you're on a month-to-month contract. If you're on a 12-month plan, you'll have to pay an early termination fee of $25 per month that's remaining on your contract term.

Do iPrimus' NBN plans include calls?

No, iPrimus' NBN plans do not include calls, however you can purchase a call pack from them starting from $10/month for unlimited landline and mobile calls within Australia.

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    reenSeptember 15, 2016

    what do the tiers mean I can’t see a directory

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      DeeSeptember 15, 2016Staff

      Hi Reen,

      Thanks for your question.

      NBN offers 5 speed tiers with download speed starting at 12 Mbps to 100 Mbps. I’ve sent you an email with a link to NBN page where you can get more information about their speed tiers.

      Cheers,
      Anndy

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    JawadJuly 10, 2016

    $79 unlimited data is highest speed for down loading?
    And it’s a Mobil modem,you can use at home or any way you take with you?

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