Broadband Report Card April 2015

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Downstream throughput


Downstream throughput (or download speed) is the most commonly associated metric with broadband performance. It dictates the rate at which your computer will be able to fetch content (e.g. web pages, pictures, music, video etc) from the Internet.


25.12Mbps

Average

Down Stream Graph April 20150.58Mbps Min
12am, Tue 21st Apr
27.54Mbps Max
4am, Thu 2nd Apr

 

Upstream throughput


Upstream throughput (or upload speed) is the measurement of the rate at which your computer will be able to send or upload content (e.g. pictures, music, videos etc) to the Internet.


2.05Mbps

Average

Upstream Graph April 20150.13Mbps Min
12am, Tue 21st Apr
2.22Mbps Max
4am, Sun 26th Apr

 

Latency


Latency is the measurement of how long it takes one packet to be sent to one of our test servers, and then returned back to you. This can effectively be thought of as the responsiveness of the connection between your home and our servers out on the Internet.


21.12ms

Average

Latency Graph  April 201516.93ms Min
5am, Thu 2nd Apr
120.02ms Max
2am, Tue 21st Apr

 

Packet loss


Packet loss is relatively rare in modern networks. That said, some broadband providers have been known to suffer high packet loss at peak times. If this is the case for your ISP then you may find that time sensitive applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP) and online gaming will suffer.


0.36%

Average

Packet Loss Graph April 20150.00% Min
12am, Wed 1st Apr
48.43% Max
10pm, Mon 20th Apr

 
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