The latest MyBroadband speed test results show that Seacom had the fastest average speeds of all fibre-based Internet service providers over the past month.
MyBroadband’s speed test servers make use of Ookla’s platform and are hosted in Teraco’s vendor-neutral data centres in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Through NAPAfrica, all network operators at its peering points are provided with a free 1Gbps connection to the MyBroadband speed test platform.
MyBroadband filters speed tests based on network information from Internet service providers, and hosts over 40,000 broadband tests per month.
Fastest average fibre speeds
Seacoms’s average download speed was over 615Mbps, and its upload speed was over 832Mbps.
Fibre ISPs listed in the table below are ranked according to their average download speeds.
|Highest average fibre speeds|
|ISP||Download (kbps)||Upload (kbps)||Latency (ms)||Jitter (ms)|
|Infinity Fibre FTTH*||21,148||39,792||16||20|
|*Low number of tests for tagged ISPs.|