There has been a lot of interest in the new service being rolled out by Xplornet in our area, and I’m getting asked lots of questions. Below are some of these common questions, along with the answers, but if you have anything else you’d like answers to, let me know ([email protected]) and I’ll see what I can find out!
It is a small square antenna. The unit is mounted to your home in the location we receive the best signal. Our Professional Installation team will review the install location with you before mounting to your home.
This is an LTE Fixed Wireless Internet which consists of wireless towers built across Colchester & Cumberland counties. Fixed wireless technology allows us to place towers in nearby areas, and coupled with the Xplornet antenna device fixed to your house, this creates a link between you and the internet. The main difference between Satellite and LTE Fixed Wireless is that instead of communicating with a satellite in space, the antenna on your roof communicates with a nearby tower.
Snideys is a family owned, local business, operating since 1969. We provide services to rural Nova Scotia and surrounding areas. Snideys employs several technicians who live and/or work in Colchester & Cumberland counties
Xplornet is Canada's largest rural internet provider. They were recently awarded the contract by the Province of Nova Scotia, Develop Nova Scotia and the Counties of Cumberland and Colchester, to provide high-speed internet to Colchester and Cumberland counties.
During any 12-month period, service may be suspended for up to six consecutive months and then re-activated, provided that the service is then active for least six consecutive months per 12 month period. Call Snideys for full details on the seasonal program. 1-888-465-4440