IF YOUR BT SOCKET MATCHES THE ONE SHOWN ITS EXTREMELY LIKELY THIS WILL ENHANCE YOUR INTERNET CONNECTION SPEED. ITS BEEN POSTED BEFORE BUT THE LINK HAS BEEN REMOVED - AND ALSO THE PRICE HAS FALLEN.
IF YOU USE BT BROADBAND - YOU GET IT FROM THEM INSTEAD FOR £1.20 POSTAGE.
HERE IS WHAT BT SAY...
BT Total Broadband customer? If you are a BT Total Broadband customer you may be able to get a BT Broadband Accelerator ( BT Total Broadband's new name for the I-plate) for free, all you need to pay is the postage £1.20. Find out more at http://www.bt.com/accelerator
Please note: This offer is only available to BT Total Broadband customers. If you are not a BT Total Broadband customer please order the I-plate here.
Speed up your broadband by eliminating interference from your extension wiring
Did you know the telephone extension wiring in your house can pick up all sorts of electrical noise and interference from TV's, lights and other everyday electrical equipment? This interference can affect your broadband signal resulting in a slower broadband speed.
Try our quick and affordable solution
Help is at hand! BT has developed the I-Plate, a unique filter that helps stop any interference affecting the broadband signal. As long as you have a suitable BT Master socket, (see below) and extension wiring (see below) the I-Plate can help. It's quick and easy to fit with a screwdriver and you don't need to disconnect any wires.
How much could my speed improve by?
In previous tests the I-Plate has been shown to boost line speeds - typically by 1.5Mbps. The actual change will vary from house to house. Although speed improvements are likely, they can't be guaranteed. The improvements in speed will take up to 2 weeks to come through so that line stability is not affected. Even if it doesn't improve the speed the I-Plate can help stabilise your broadband line making it more reliable.
BT I-Plate - Will it work for you?
1. Do you have extension wiring?
Extension wiring is the telephone wiring, usually a small white cable, which often runs along your skirting boards or outside your house. It connects the main socket to any extension sockets you have. It doesn't matter if you use the sockets or not, as long as the wiring is there the I-Plate may help.
2. Do you have a master telephone socket with a horizontal line across the front? The I-Plate is NOT suitable if:
* your socket has a horizontal line, but also an Openreach logo on it - this socket has an I-Plate filter built in.
* your socket doesn't have a horizontal line across the front
* your socket has two connection points - for telephone and DSL
For pictures of these sockets, click on the link at the top of this page "Will the I-Plate work with your phone socket?"