Lighting 500 FTTH Broadband


  • 100% Fibre to the Home connection (FTTH)
  • Best in Class German engineered Fritz!Box Modem
  • Unlimited Broadband
  • 500Mbps Download Speed
  • 50Mbps Upload Speed
  • 12 month contract

Lightning 500 FTTH Broadband is the latest broadband technology that delivers speed, reliability and instant internet access using 100% fibre optic cables all the way to the home. This technology, known as “FTTH”, has no copper connections at any point to slow down the network and delivers speeds up to an incredible download speeds up to 500 megabits per second. Includes Parental Control features as standard and F-Secure SAFE Internet Security. FREE FritzApps available for remote access to your Fritz!Box.

A once-off activation fee of €99.95 applies.

For residential use only. View Terms & Conditions >

Pricing and Availability

* Special Offer! Available to new customers at €29.95 per month for 3 months (€54.95 per month for balance of 12 month contract). €59.95 per month thereafter. One time €99.95 activation fee applies. Existing customers currently installed with FTTH service wishing to upgrade €54.95 per month with free activation. €59.95 per month after 12 months. All prices include VAT. Service is subject availability at your geographical location as identified by Digiweb.

Contract Length

Initial 12 month contract applies to all broadband plans.

Activation Fee

A once-off activation fee of €99.95 applies.

Unlimited Broadband

Our service packages are designed for use by individuals, families and small businesses, for activities that should not give rise to extreme consumption, which could potentially degrade performance for other users. We believe that our fair usage policy ( meets our regulatory requirements and are in the best interest of our customers.

Broadband Speeds

Speeds quoted for this broadband product are the maximum speeds achievable and may not be always possible depending upon a number of factors. The customer acknowledges that speeds achievable and service quality are strictly subject to each customer’s device and service capabilities.

Traffic Management in Open Eir

The Open Eir network delivers customers services over an end to end fibre optic network using the latest GPON (Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network) technology available. GPON is a shared network architecture supporting speeds of up to 1000Mbit/s per user. Open Eir does not at any stage apply fixed contention policies or ratios to the network traffic it delivers. Through a combination of enhanced quality of service mechanisms and active capacity management, Open Eir ensures that users do not and will not experience congestion.