Internode vs Belong - Which is the best broadband internet provider?

Internode and Belong are both reputable broadband internet providers in Australia. Deciding which NBN or wireless internet company to sign up to is not an easy task. To make this process easier we have provided a side by side comparison of Internode and Belong internet providers in the table below.

Disclaimer: All the data in the table is based on the opinions of people who have submitted reviews to this site over the last 24 months. We screen the reviews very thoroughly to ensure only accurate reviews get through. Please do your own research.


Criteria Internode Belong
About Internode broadband NBN, wireless and adsl internet reviews and plan comparisons
Internode was founded in 1991 and is now owned by TPG.
Belong broadband NBN, wireless and adsl internet reviews and plan comparisons
Belong is a broadband and mobile company that's owned entirely by Telstra and was founded in 2013. It recently got rid of phone support and now only offers online support.
Overall Rating 4.2
Internode has a overall rating of 4.2 out of 5 based on 10 reviews over the last 24 months.
Internode is a very good broadband internet provider according to reviews submitted to this site.
3.6
Belong has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5 based on 21 reviews over the last 24 months.
Belong is a good broadband internet provider according to reviews submitted to this site.
Recommended 80% of people who have written reviews on this site would recommend Internode to their friends as a broadband internet provider. 62% of people who have written reviews on this site would recommend Belong to their friends as a broadband internet provider.
Reliability 4
Internode's reliability is rated as very good by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Internode has an overall rating of 4 out of 5 for reliability.
4
Belong's reliability is rated as very good by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Belong has an overall rating of 4 out of 5 for reliability.
Customer Service 4.4
Internode's customer service is rated as very good by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Internode has an overall rating of 4.4 out of 5 for customer service.
3.2
Belong's customer service is rated as ok by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Belong has an overall rating of 3.2 out of 5 for customer service.
Value for Money 4
Internode is rated as very good for value for money by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Internode has an overall rating of 4 out of 5 for value for money.
3.8
Belong is rated as good for value for money by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Belong has an overall rating of 3.8 out of 5 for value for money.
Technical Support 4.4
Internode's technical support is rated as very good by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Internode has an overall rating of 4.4 out of 5 for technical support.
3.3
Belong's technical support is rated as ok by users who have submitted reviews to this site. Belong has an overall rating of 3.3 out of 5 for technical support.
Australian based technical support No, Internode uses a mix of Australian based and overseas call centres for technical support. No, Belong uses a mix of Australian based and overseas call centres for technical support.
Call Centre Location Internode uses call centres based in Australia and South Africa. Belong uses call centres based in .
Services Offered Internode offers a range of broadband and internet related services including internet plans. Belong offers a range of broadband and internet related services including NBN internet plans.
Cost of 25Mbps NBN Plan with unlimited data Internode - NBN25: 25Mbps, unlimited data for $69.99 per month.
Belong - Starter: 25Mbps, unlimited data for $60 per month.
Cost of 50Mbps NBN Plan with unlimited data Internode - NBN50: 50Mbps, unlimited data for $79.99 per month.
Belong - Standard Plus: 48Mbps, unlimited data for $70 per month.
Cost of wireless broadband plan Internode - 5G Home Broadband Plus (5G): 50Mbps, unlimited data for $59.99 per month.
Contact Details Internode's phone number is: 13 66 33 and website is: internode.on.net Belong's phone number is: and website is: belong.com.au
Read Reviews Read reviews of Internode. Read reviews of Belong.

Internode and Belong NBN25 plans (25Mbps download speed)

Company Plan
Name
Monthly
Cost
Avg Monthly Cost
(2 years)
Typical Evening Speed Quota
Belong broadband NBN reviews Belong Starter
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$60 $60 25 Mb/s Unlim
Internode broadband NBN reviews Internode NBN25
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$69.99 $69.99 25 Mb/s Unlim
Internode broadband NBN reviews Internode NBN25
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$79.99 $79.99 20.1 Mb/s Unlim

Internode and Belong NBN50 plans (50Mbps download speed)

Company Plan
Name
Monthly
Cost
Avg Monthly Cost
(2 years)
Typical Evening Speed Quota
Belong broadband NBN reviews Belong Standard Plus
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$70 $70 48 Mb/s Unlim
Internode broadband NBN reviews Internode NBN50
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$79.99
$59.99 for first 6 months
$74.99 50 Mb/s Unlim
Internode broadband NBN reviews Internode NBN50
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$89.99 $89.99 47 Mb/s Unlim

Internode and Belong Ultrafast plans (>100Mbps download speed)

Company Plan
Name
Monthly
Cost
Avg Monthly Cost
(2 years)
Typical Evening Speed Quota
Belong broadband NBN reviews Belong Premium
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$90
$75 for first 6 months
$86.25 95 Mb/s Unlim
Internode broadband NBN reviews Internode NBN100
(NBN)
(Month by month)
$99.99
$89.99 for first 12 months
$94.99 90 Mb/s Unlim

Summary of Internode and Belong comparison

Please note that summary below is based on reviews submitted to this website and represents the views of the people who wrote the reviews.

  • Overall: Internode rates higher overall than Belong does.
  • Recommended: Internode is more highly recommended than Belong.
  • Reliability: Internode and Belong have pretty similar ratings for reliability.
  • Customer Service: Internode rates higher for customer service than Belong does.
  • Value for Money: Internode and Belong have pretty similar ratings in terms of value for money.
  • Technical Support: Internode rates higher for technical support than Belong does.

How to decide between Internode and Belong? - next steps

  • Read reviews of Internode and Belong to see what people think of these companies
  • Read our detailed information on Internode and Belong to answer all your questions and help you make an informed decision.
  • Visit the website of each company and do some of your own research - Internode and Belong
  • Decide how fast your connection need to be and how much data you need then use our broadband plan finder to narrow down the list of plans and find the best plan that suits your budget
  • Choose the plan that best suits your needs and budget. Remember, that you can easily change plans but changing broadband internet providers is more difficult so it is really important that you choose a solid internet provider.


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