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OK, when you say "blocked" you apparently mean that they have not paid the producers extra to license the 3D version.
No. I got in touch with HBO and they confirmed that they were sending it to FIOS (as they were to all other providers).
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Maybe it differs from area to area? I live in the Comcast HQ, Philly. Premium channels like HBO, SHO, magazine channels such as NatGeo and Discovery were blazing 1080. The Phillies games on Comcast Sportnet were super sharp. A techie looking with a microscope would find some nitpick I'm sure. But I was beyond satisfied. There would be a channel like FOX, that would broadcast the NFL games in a soft 720-ish resolution, but that was their fault, not Comcast. Football on CBS and NFL Network were 1080.

I'll probably wind up getting another FIOS box, but I suspect that it's a slick cost cutting measure that they thought the customers wouldnt notice. Im gonna get the runaround. It's not just the channels. The On Demand is soft and pixely.
Have you tried to stream whatever you wanted to watch on demand? I currently have Comcast(Bucks County) and their on demand and DVR pic quality is soft too prompting me to download network and cable apps and greatly improved video quality.
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Yes Comcast is different in different areas. In my area Comcast generally looks like crap compared to FiOS. But even so I might be switching to COmcast shortly unless FiOS offers me a generous monthly credit to stay. I've been with FiOS for nine years no and the last few years have seen a few extra fees. But my last two year contract ended last week and then they raised my rates by over six dollars. Most for the Regional Sports network fees which I never watch. Now they are almost $6 a month. For channels I never ever watch. Since it pissed me off so much I'm seriously considering leaving FiOS. Now that Comcast has increased their cap to 1TB, Comcast is a viable option for me. I would only have 35Mb/s upload speeds, but at least I would still have 150Mb/s download speeds and much lower prices for a triple play that I'm paying FiOS now. I'll need to make a decision shortly about it.
Comcast upped their regional sports fee too.
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Yes Comcast is different in different areas. In my area Comcast generally looks like crap compared to FiOS. But even so I might be switching to COmcast shortly unless FiOS offers me a generous monthly credit to stay. I've been with FiOS for nine years no and the last few years have seen a few extra fees. But my last two year contract ended last week and then they raised my rates by over six dollars. Most for the Regional Sports network fees which I never watch. Now they are almost $6 a month. For channels I never ever watch. Since it pissed me off so much I'm seriously considering leaving FiOS. Now that Comcast has increased their cap to 1TB, Comcast is a viable option for me. I would only have 35Mb/s upload speeds, but at least I would still have 150Mb/s download speeds and much lower prices for a triple play that I'm paying FiOS now. I'll need to make a decision shortly about it.

so did you ever switch from FiOS to Comcast?...I was in the same boat as far as increasing prices and Verizon refusing to offer any more promotion credits...so I switched to RCN for 5 months (they gave me 2 months free)...then I switched back to FiOS about a week ago to get the new customer pricing...now my rates are lower then what I was previously paying with FiOS and I'm happy...the difference in picture quality from FiOS to RCN is also very noticeable (meaning FiOS is better)
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******Update******

I just had Fios installed earlier today and have a couple of questions. I have the 150/150 internet service and HBO Showtime for premium channels. My question is should the Verizon tech replaced my old Optical Terminal Network (ONT)? He used the existing one and just ran cat5e and RG6 from the ONT to the modem/router.

I thought for sure that the ONT would be replaced because it was "an older unit". It was installed around 2012/13 timeframe. I haven't watched much tv yet, but it looks like PQ isn't as good as what Comcast was giving me.

Any opinions on weather the ONT should have been swapped out, I've read at fios forums and have been told by fios sales reps said the ONT would have to be replaced.

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******Update******

I just had Fios installed earlier today and have a couple of questions. I have the 150/150 internet service and HBO Showtime for premium channels. My question is should the Verizon tech replaced my old Optical Terminal Network (ONT)? He used the existing one and just ran cat5e and RG6 from the ONT to the modem/router.

I thought for sure that the ONT would be replaced because it was "an older unit". It was installed around 2012/13 timeframe. I haven't watched much tv yet, but it looks like PQ isn't as good as what Comcast was giving me.

Any opinions on weather the ONT should have been swapped out, I've read at fios forums and have been told by fios sales reps said the ONT would have to be replaced.
Yes. In order to get 150/150 you need to be on the GPON network and you need a different ONT. I just upgraded and they did the same thing.

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Yes. In order to get 150/150 you need to be on the GPON network and you need a different ONT. I just upgraded and they did the same thing.

Can you post a picture of the new ONT?
Yeah sure, not at home now but will when I get a chance. I called tech support and Verizon said it was fine, they can tell the type from looking at the model and serial #.

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[QUOTE=Tweeter2002;49643449]Yeah sure, not at home now but will when I get a chance. I called tech support and Verizon said it was fine, they can tell the type from looking at the model and serial #.[/QUOTE
Your old ONT was a BPON ONT which is good only to 100 MBS. Above that you need GPON and from what I understand, Verizon is phasing out BPON. I believe if your ONT fails, they will now replace it with a GPON ONT. All good because everyone is now "standardizing" on higher speeds.
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Yeah sure, not at home now but will when I get a chance. I called tech support and Verizon said it was fine, they can tell the type from looking at the model and serial #.[/QUOTE
Your old ONT was a BPON ONT which is good only to 100 MBS. Above that you need GPON and from what I understand, Verizon is phasing out BPON. I believe if your ONT fails, they will now replace it with a GPON ONT. All good because everyone is now "standardizing" on higher speeds.
I called and was able to reach a representative that knew what they were talking about. The Rep did confirm I do have a GPON ONT from Alcatel. Model 0211NF.
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I had some time to look at the ONT. It was manufactured in 2010, I'm suspicious that it isn't a 150/150 capable ONT. The model # is 0211 as stated by the rep. Not sure if this helps, i'll try and post a pic later on.

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I had some time to look at the ONT. It was manufactured in 2010, I'm suspicious that it isn't a 150/150 capable ONT. The model # is 0211 as stated by the rep. Not sure if this helps, i'll try and post a pic later on.
If you send me a picture that will be helpful. Gpon has been around for a while so it doesn't surprise me that the date could be 2010. Verizon only recently has been standardizing on Gpon.

BTW what speed are you getting with the new ONT?
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I had some time to look at the ONT. It was manufactured in 2010, I'm suspicious that it isn't a 150/150 capable ONT. The model # is 0211 as stated by the rep. Not sure if this helps, i'll try and post a pic later on.

Aren't you over thinking this? Do you get 150 mbps download speeds or at least close? If so, your ONT is working properly. If it maxes out at 100, then it's not the correct model.
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I just had Fios installed earlier today and have a couple of questions. I have the 150/150 internet service and HBO Showtime for premium channels. My question is should the Verizon tech replaced my old Optical Terminal Network (ONT)? He used the existing one and just ran cat5e and RG6 from the ONT to the modem/router.

I thought for sure that the ONT would be replaced because it was "an older unit". It was installed around 2012/13 timeframe. I haven't watched much tv yet, but it looks like PQ isn't as good as what Comcast was giving me.

Any opinions on weather the ONT should have been swapped out, I've read at fios forums and have been told by fios sales reps said the ONT would have to be replaced.
My ONT, that I had installed, in 2012, was a GPON model(which they had been installing at neighbors for a couple of years). It was upgraded from the BPON ONT that had been installed in 2007. I got the GPON ONT, in June/July 2012, when the 150/65 speed tier first became available.

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Aren't you over thinking this? Do you get 150 mbps download speeds or at least close? If so, your ONT is working properly. If it maxes out at 100, then it's not the correct model.
Definitely not getting 150 speeds nor even close. I haven't connected directly yet, but will attempt to do so.

40 mbps Max and sometimes less via wifi

Happy with the image quality on the tv side, better than Comcast. Picture quality is much cleaner, and the audio is more dynamic.

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Definitely not getting 150 speeds nor even close. I haven't connected directly yet, but will attempt to do so.

40 mbps Max and sometimes less via wifi

Happy with the image quality on the tv side, better than Comcast. Picture quality is much cleaner, and the audio is more dynamic.
You should definitely be able to hit 150Mb/s speeds. I hit 150 down and 164 up at home on the 150/150 tier. I do miss the little extra there used to be when they had the download fluff.

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Definitely not getting 150 speeds nor even close. I haven't connected directly yet, but will attempt to do so.

40 mbps Max and sometimes less via wifi

Happy with the image quality on the tv side, better than Comcast. Picture quality is much cleaner, and the audio is more dynamic.
Ok so you need to connect directly then go to the Verizon FiOS speed test and see what you get. It should be the speed that you are subscribed to. If not, then call Verizon and they will fix it.

The point of this conversation is, if you ONT fails or you upgrade your speed to 100 MBPS or higher, Verizon should be replacing it with a GPON ONT that is capable if 100 MBPS and higher speeds but you will only get the speed that you are subscribed to. So if you are paying for 75/75, for example, that's all you will get even with the GPON ONT but if you ever upgrade to 150/150 or 300/300, they won't have to change out the ONT.

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Having a difficult time uploading an image of the ONT via mobile. Will have to wait til I get to a pc

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Definitely not getting 150 speeds nor even close. I haven't connected directly yet, but will attempt to do so.

40 mbps Max and sometimes less via wifi

Happy with the image quality on the tv side, better than Comcast. Picture quality is much cleaner, and the audio is more dynamic.

Hard wire to the router and check it. FIOS has always been slightly over for me any time, day or night. If it's not 150 or at least close, call them and tell them to fix it.

What changed with the picture? You didn't like it at first:


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Hard wire to the router and check it. FIOS has always been slightly over for me any time, day or night. If it's not 150 or at least close, call them and tell them to fix it.

What changed with the picture? You didn't like it at first:
e day of the install I didn't watch much tv, later in the evening I did. I was a little irritated with other issues (long day) which may have affected my perception of the PQ. What I do notice is the image is much cleaner and free of noise compared to Comcast. Fios is consistent day in and day out. Other than the day of the instaethe picture looked washed out, and lacked color pop. This may be due to me watching as much programming from Netflix/Roku which does offer a much better image quality.

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If you send me a picture that will be helpful. Gpon has been around for a while so it doesn't surprise me that the date could be 2010. Verizon only recently has been standardizing on Gpon.

BTW what speed are you getting with the new ONT?
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Here is a pic of my 2010 ONT
When I saw this picture, I had to go and look around to see what this ONT was because I've never seen it before, but it is a Gpon ONT but an old one. Not that it's no good, just that I don't think Verizon is installing many of these any more. You probably got this because they had it in stock. The ONT that they are mostly installing now looks like the one below. The small box on the right is the power supply and the larger box on the left is the ONT. Verizon offers a batter pack consisting of D-cells that you can plug in and turn on in case of a power failure. I decided to get a small standby UPS to power it in case of short power outages. They can install it inside, like I have mine or outside in a box that looks like the old outside ONT. But rest assured, the service will work the same with all these iterations of Gpon ONTs so there is nothing to be concerned about.

BTW, In my case, I had the 612 outdoor ONT, all they did was turn off the 612, used the fiber connector in the case to terminate the fiber from the street. Then they disconnected the fiber jumper that went to the 612 and ran a new fiber jumper to my new ONT. I believe that Verizon is standardizing on these ONTs is because they can use it in a private home or an apartment. A very simple solution.
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When I saw this picture, I had to go and look around to see what this ONT was because I've never seen it before, but it is a Gpon ONT but an old one. Not that it's no good, just that I don't think Verizon is installing many of these any more. You probably got this because they had it in stock. The ONT that they are mostly installing now looks like the one below. The small box on the right is the power supply and the larger box on the left is the ONT. Verizon offers a batter pack consisting of D-cells that you can plug in and turn on in case of a power failure. I decided to get a small standby UPS to power it in case of short power outages. They can install it inside, like I have mine or outside in a box that looks like the old outside ONT. But rest assured, the service will work the same with all these iterations of Gpon ONTs so there is nothing to be concerned about.

BTW, In my case, I had the 612 outdoor ONT, all they did was turn off the 612, used the fiber connector in the case to terminate the fiber from the street. Then they disconnected the fiber jumper that went to the 612 and ran a new fiber jumper to my new ONT. I believe that Verizon is standardizing on these ONTs is because they can use it in a private home or an apartment. A very simple solution.
Thanks for being patience while waiting on the pic, like I said I had use my PC instead of my phone. I'll hardware to my desktop and laptop and see what kind of speeds I get. I'll do a screen capture and post results.

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Thanks for being patience while waiting on the pic, like I said I had use my PC instead of my phone. I'll hardware to my desktop and laptop and see what kind of speeds I get. I'll do a screen capture and post results.
Also tell us what speed you are subscribed to and what state you live in.

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