Google Fibre for those in Kansas City, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri gets the more than 100 times faster internet than what most Americans enjoy,
Google Fiber works better when communities are connected together. "So we've divided Kansas City into small communities we call "fiberhoods." We'll install only where there's enough interest, and we'll install sooner in fiberhoods where there's more interest. You can check out your fiberhood's pre-registration goal, as well as a real-time status update of all Kansas City fiberhoods on our rankings page," Google stated.
The rally lasts for six weeks and ends on September 9.
Here is how to get Google Fiber in two easy steps:
- Pre-register: Starting today, if you live in an eligible Kansas City household, you can pre-register by visiting google.com/fiber. All you need to do for pre-registration is provide some basic information (like your name and address) and pay a $10 deposit.
- Rally your neighbors: Over the next six weeks, get your neighbors and friends to pre-register too.
Google offer three service packages with Google Fiber installed:
Gigabit + Google Fiber TV: "Google Fiber TV carries hundreds of channels (including your local favorites) and tens of thousands of shows on demand in crystal clear HD. With eight tuners and 2TB of DVR storage, you'll never have to miss a show again. You'll also get a brand new Nexus 7 tablet that you can use as your remote control," informs Google.
Gigabit + Google Fiber TV will cost $120 per month, and we'll waive the $300 construction fee.
Gigabit Internet package include a gigabit-enabled network box with advanced WiFi and 1TB of cloud storage on Google Drive. Gigabit Internet will cost $70 per month, with Google waive the $300 construction fee.
Free Internet: If you pre-register and your fiberhood gets installed, you'll have the option to get a 5 megabit per second (Mbps) connection for zero monthly charge, and your home will be wired and ready for the switch. "The Free Internet option will cost $0 per month, although you will have to pay a $300 construction fee (which can either be paid at once, or in $25 monthly installments)," Google said.
You can read more details about the different packages on the Google Fiber site and in the FAQ.