The latest MyBroadband speed test results show that BitCo’s fibre-to-the-business and Vodacom’s LTE services produced the highest peak broadband speeds in SA.
MyBroadband’s speed test servers use Ookla’s NetGauge platform, and are hosted in Teraco’s vendor-neutral data centres to ensure a neutral testing environment.
Through NapAfrica, all network operators present at its peering points are provided with a free 1Gbps connection to the MyBroadband speed test platform.
With over 40,000 broadband tests per month, the MyBroadband speed test platform is a popular destination for South Africans to gauge their Internet services.
Peak broadband speeds in South Africa
The table below details the highest broadband speed per connection type recorded over the last month.
|Peak broadband speed|
|Service (ISP)||Download Speed (kbps)||Upload Speed (kbps)||Latency (ms)|
|Telkom fixed LTE||79,003||6,697||40|
|VDSL (Telkom Internet)||38,361||2,878||11|
|Cell C mobile||14,519||3,762||24|
|ADSL (MWEB Business)||9,924||1,166||26|
|Neotel wireless (CDMA)||1,105||630||85|