To help us provide you with free impartial advice, we may earn a commission if you buy through links on our site. Learn more

TalkTalk review: Poor service despite prices

Among the cheaper providers, but our survey exposes the reasons that prices are low

£22 (Starting from) Note: The monthly price shown will increase each April by the Retail Price Index rate of inflation plus 3.7%
TalkTalk Wi-Fi Hub: Superfast speeds for not much money
Home office Wireless routers

One of the speediest routers we’ve tested but also one of the most basic, which may frustrate techie types

Blinkbox review
Media streamers

Blinkbox offers 720p streaming on a huge variety of devices, but a small library and no Full HD content limit its appeal

£4.49 inc VAT for HD movie rental
TalkTalk HG635 Super Router front
TalkTalk HG635 Super Router review
Home office Wireless routers

The TalkTalk HG635 Super Router has surprisingly quick performance but lacks in features

TalkTalk's broadband ad is 99.9% untrue

Broadband provider gets wrists slapped for misleading claims about its network reliability

Now TalkTalk switches on net filters by default
Internet security

TalkTalk joins Sky in censoring the connections of customers who ignore requests to switch on filters

TalkTalk logo
TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

Blinkbox customers to be moved over immediately, while broadband and fixed line customers may take a few months

TalkTalk logo
TalkTalk hits customers with massive price-hikes

TalkTalk customers can cancel their contract with no financial penalty after company announces series of price increases

Brownie Computer badge
TalkTalk reboots Brownie Computer badge

TalkTalk has teamed up with the Girl Guide Association to update the Brownie Computer badge, to make it more relevant to kids today