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Southern Phone

Southern Phone and Centurylink Overview

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Centurylink was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Dec 8, 2009 and since then this brand received 3154 reviews. It is 2937 reviews more than Southern Phone received since Apr 20, 2013. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer is more likely to resolve issues with Southern Phone customer support team than with Centurylink customer service.

Southern Phone and Centurylink Consumer Ratings

322 out of 1945 in Telecommunications category
307 out of 1945 in Telecommunications category
Customer service
244 in category
252 in category
Product or Service Quality
248 in category
205 in category
248 in category
199 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Centurylink ranks 15 points higher in the Telecommunications category than Southern Phone. People gave Southern Phone 1.2 stars for Customer service criterion in Telecommunications category and it is 320 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Centurylink was rated 1.2 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 312 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Product or Service Quality criterion, than we see that Centurylink has a higher rating than Southern Phone. Regarding Reliability criterion, consumers gave Southern Phone 1.2 stars and it is 56% greater than other in category. Centurylink however was rated 1.4 stars and it is 65% greater than other in category.

Southern Phone and Centurylink Rating Details

Customer service
1.2 (87 reviews)
1.2 (1276 reviews)
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Takes +40 minutes if you are lucky to get any customer service. What does that say!!! Don't believe them when they try to apologize with statements like "I am very sorry for the inconvenience this has caused" or "I understand your frustration" or "we are working on improving waiting times" and many...

Mike S

...What kind of customer service business is this? I’ve tried for 2 weeks and I cannot get anyone to help. This should be easy. DO NOT CHARGE ME FOR THE EQUIPMENT I AM TRYING HARD TO RETURN..

Product or Service Quality
1.4 (77 reviews)
1.6 (1136 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Over the past few weeks we have lost internet connection several times. A technician came to try to sort out the problem. The technician tested everything and told us we needed a new modem. We installed a new modem. Same problem.These outages occurred several more times. Phoning Southern Phone is...

Gwenda C

...Your services are horrible. I’m in the middle of a blizzard and I’ve had no mail delivery for 3 days and my bills in the mail box haven’t been picked up so I was trying to pay you on time..

1.2 (73 reviews)
1.4 (784 reviews)
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Was without internet and phoneline for over week, Internet back on but still a dead phoneline. Numerous long waiting phone calls, chats, technical advice and still not fixed.They promised call backs to tell me what was going on and to see if the problem was fixed but no one ever did.The customer...

Peter O

sold our place in july, 2019. called to cancel service, which I thought was taken care of. we moved to new address, low and behold, received a bill in august, called again, stated problem taken care of. but no, in september received another bill. called again, finally got problem solved, bill...


Southern Phone and Centurylink Pros and Cons

  • Absolutely n othing i anm cancelling
  • Spoke english
  • Service when they first started
  • When it worked
  • Service online payment ability
  • Quality of internet
  • Poor customer service
  • Time spent to solve problem
  • Whole lot
  • Customer service
  • Lack of cooperation
  • Professionalism of manager

Southern Phone and Centurylink Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I RECENTLY HAD MY ADSL CONNECTED THROUGH SOUTHERN PHONE AND ALTHOUGH there was a fault when it was connected they made...


Best internet service in Colorado Springs. 1000megs per second.

Southern Phone and Centurylink Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

What a joke of a company, I went with them because they were small and appeared to give a *** about customers, haha once...


My father passed away last month, when I went to cancel this TV, Internet and change his Phone options, they Told me...

Southern Phone and Centurylink Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Simply cannot get through to a service person. Sales answer in less than a minute. As soon as I can, I'll quit them and...

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sold our place in july, 2019. called to cancel service, which I thought was taken care of. we moved to new address, low...

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Southern Phone and Centurylink Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Southern Phone Phone Service (42 reviews)
  • Southern Phone Customer Care (32 reviews)
  • Southern Phone Internet Service (20 reviews)
  • Centurylink Internet Service (950 reviews)
  • Centurylink Customer Care (390 reviews)
  • Centurylink Bundle (224 reviews)