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Press release from Marketwire

Fast and reliable. Period. 200 Mbps Internet Access for Videotron Customers in Quebec City

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Fast and reliable. Period. 200 Mbps Internet Access for Videotron Customers in Quebec City11:12 EDT Thursday, May 17, 2012MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - May 17, 2012) - As announced in March, Videotron is launching Ultimate Speed Internet 200 today, bringing its residential and business customers in Québec City Internet access service of unprecedented speed. With moving season approaching, Videotron is reaffirming its status as Québec's top Internet service provider by introducing a robust, reliable, super-fast access plan. Québec City residents who subscribe to Ultimate Speed Internet 200 will enjoy download speeds of up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds of up to 30 Mbps. The package comes with a monthly data cap of 200 GB for downloads and 50 GB for uploads for residential customers. For business customers, the cap is 320 GB for downloads and 180 GB for uploads. Powerful, evolutionary network Videotron, Québec's telecommunications and entertainment leader, will be able to leverage the potential of its hybrid fibre coax network to continue offering its customers ever more advanced services. Ultimate Speed Internet 200 is available to families starting at $199.95 per month and to businesses starting at $256.95. For more information, visit (, a wholly owned subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, and Internet access, cable telephone and mobile telephone services. Videotron is a leader in new technologies with its interactive Digital TV service and its broadband network, which supports high-speed cable Internet access, analog and digital cable television, and other services. As of March 31, 2012, Videotron was serving 1,854,000 cable television customers, including 1,417,500 subscribers to its digital service. Videotron is also the Québec leader in high-speed Internet access, with 1,340,500 subscribers to its cable service as of March 31, 2012. As of the same date, Videotron had 312,800 subscriber connections to its mobile telephone service and was providing cable telephone service to 1,212,500 Québec households and organizations. For the seventh consecutive year, Videotron was named Québec's most respected telecommunications company by Les Affaires magazine, based on a Léger Marketing survey. Follow us on the Web - Follow us on Twitter - FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Specialist, Media and AnalystsElodie Girardin-LajoieCorporate Communications514 380-7772Mobile: 514 516-7772