Broadband speeds can be very confusing. So, for those of you who aren’t ‘techies’ this table shows what your broadband speed means in real terms.
Alongside price, speed is one of the key factors people talk about when it comes to choosing broadband. All of the ISPs quote the broadband download speed as a key part of their advertising, while discussions on download speeds have
Do a speed test! We have one here on our website but this is by no means the only one available, or indeed the best speed checker. There is no such thing as the ‘best’ speed checker and it is wise to take
When you connect to the internet, the download speed is the pace at which data (websites, programmes, music etc) is transferred from another computer to yours. Currently, when it comes to home broadband, advertised download speeds range from 8 Mbps
The answer to ‘What is Broadband’ above explains the different technologies available to deliver superfast broadband. Some involve laying fibre optic cable, but not all and it is likely the Connecting Devon and Somerset project will use a range of technologies.
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We’ve had one email so far from someone having a problem with the speed checker – we’ve checked extensively and found that it should work across most common operating systems / browsers / devices. The most likely problem is that
To make our domain simpler, we sometimes place small data files on your computer. These are known as cookies. On your first visit to connectingdevonandsomerset.co.uk, you’ll be greeted by an introduction message. When you close the message, we’ll store a
Broadband is a term normally considered to be synonymous with a high-speed connection to the internet. The term itself is technology-neutral and broadband can be delivered by a range of technologies. ADSL broadband is available across most of the UK
Across the country there are different interpretations of superfast broadband. For the purposes of the Connecting Devon and Somerset programme, we are defining superfast broadband as anything with speeds in excess of 24Mbps.