-Continuous expansion of the network to new areas and additional neighbourhoods
-The next goal is 500,000 FTTH lines by the end of 2021
-Guaranteed internet speeds of 100 and 200 Mbps starting at €28.90/month, subsidised through the Superfast Broadband initiative
More than 300,000 homes and businesses throughout Greece have access to 100% Fiber to the Home (FTTH) lines via COSMOTE Fiber
, the largest fibre optic network in Greece, with COSMOTE achieving the ambitious goal it had set for the expansion of its fiber optic network by the end of 2020.
“The momentum of Fiber to the Home network is constantly being confirmed, as the need and demand for guaranteed superfast speeds is continuously increasing. In every area where the Fiber to the Home infrastructure reaches a new digital portal opens for its citizens and entrepreneurs, with unlimited possibilities of connectivity and utilization of innovative technological applications. I thank the people of OTE Group, who, in a difficult year with many challenges, contributed to surpassing the target we had set for the growth of our network. I am confident that with the valuable help of our people in technological services throughout Greece, we will achieve new records
”, stated the Chief Technology and Operations Officer of OTE Group, Mr Stefanos Theocharopoulos.
Even more areas - 500,000 FTTH lines by the end of the year
Continuing its dynamic investments in the development and expansion of its fibre optic network, COSMOTE “activated” an additional 14 new areas in Greece, with access to ultra-high speeds and unlimited possibilities of fiber optics to the home. Furthermore, the Fiber to the Home infrastructure is expanding to even more homes and businesses in areas where fibre optic connections have already been activated and launched.
Starting in the North, Orestiada, Florina and Grevena now can connect to 100% FTTH optical fiber up to the socket, while FTTH has expanded to even more homes and business in Drama and Kastoria. Larisa and Lesvos gained access to guaranteed 100 & 200 Mbps speeds, while in Peloponnese, Aigio and Nafplion were added to the list. In Attica, the areas of Ambelokipi, Zografou, Elefsina, Lavrio and Spata obtained access to FTTH infrastructure via COSMOTE Fiber.
At the end of January, Igoumenitsa and Livadia were added, increasing the available FTTH lines to 325,000, while the goal-challenge for the year is to reach 500,000 lines throughout Greece. Thanks to the continuous expansion of the network, OTE Group remains first in population coverage, having installed more than 77% of all FTTH lines in Greece.
Guaranteed speeds of 100 & 200 Mbps, starting at €28.90
COSMOTE is making available the COSMOTE Double Play Fiberspeed 100 & 200Mbps
plans starting at €28.90
a month, providing guaranteed ultra-high speeds of 100 & 200 Mbps, with the possibility of upgrading to 1Gbps in the future.
The price is formed in combination with the special subsidy of €360 of the Superfast Broadband initiative of the Ministry of Digital Governance. The action is being implemented through the voucher method, which subsidises the fixed fee of the COSMOTE Double Play Fiberspeed plans with €13/month, for 24 months, and the one-off connection cost with €482. To check availability and access all necessary information on the Superfast Broadband initiative, visit www.sfbb.gr
For businesses, COSMOTE has the COSMOTE Business Double Play Fiberspeed Basic & Full Pack
plans, starting at €39.902 a month, combined with the special subsidy for FTTH connections, through the Superfast Broadband action.
COSMOTE GIGASPEED NETWORK
COSMOTE GIGASPEED NETWORK shapes the infrastructures that lead Greece into the future. With state-of-the-art technologies, such as 5G and Fiber to the Home, the COSMOTE GIGASPEED NETWORK meets the needs of the new digital era, unleashing unlimited possibilities and helping create a world, better for all. Having committed to lead the digital transformation, OTE Group is the largest investor in new technologies and infrastructure in Greece. With approximately € 5 billion in investment over the past decade and an investment plan of €2 billion for the current four years, it is building the infrastructure for the Gigabit Society.
 The COSMOTE Fiber fibre optic network is owned by OTE S.A.
 Prices referring to COSMOTE Double Play Fiberspeed 100 XL (€28.90/month) and COSMOTE Business Double Play Fiberspeed 100 Basic plans
(€39.90/month) and are calculated in combination with the Superfast Broadband action subsidy. The price of the COSMOTE Double Play Fiberspeed 100 XL plan includes a €1 discount for e-account activation. The connection cost comes to €2 in combination with the Superfast Broadband action subsidy, it is a one-off charge, and it includes activation and installation fees for Fiber to the Home (FTTH). Prices include 24% V.A.T. and are subject to the 5% Fixed-line Telephony Subscriber΄s Fee of Article 55 of Law 4389/2016. Connection cost is not subject to the Fixed Telephony Subscribers’ Fee.