This free broadband speed test from Compare Broadband will help you learn more about your current Internet connection and will help you find a better, faster broadband plan to suit you.
Test Your Speed
Tell us about your current plan so we can compare against other internet service providers
How does it work?
The speed test application will measure how long it takes to download a small file. It will then upload a file to test your upload speed.
Speeds are measured in Kilobits per second (kbps). 1000kbps is approximately 1 Megabit per second (Mbps).
For best results:
Please close all other applications while the speed checker is running. Ensure there are no other devices using your Wi-Fi network which are also running web applications.
For a more accurate result, run the test a few times and then calculate your average speed.
What other factors can affect the results?
Other downloads which are in progress
The quality of your copper wire (ADSL) or cable.
Which type of modem you are using
The distance of your property from the local exchange