Average Internet Speed In South Africa

Average internet download speed in South Africa from 2017 to 2021 (in megabits per second)

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CHARACTERISTICAVERAGE SPEED IN MEGABITS PER SECOND
202014.04
20198.4
20186.38
20174.36

Average Internet Speed In South Africa

What is a good internet speed in South Africa?

According to the report, SA has a mean download speed of 19.94Mbps and the average time it takes to download a typical 5Gb movie in the country is 34min 15sec. Cable’s 2018 report showed SA had a mean download speed of 6.38Mbps.

What is the average good speed of internet?

Any internet connection above 25 Mbps is a good internet speed. The FCC currently defines a “broadband” internet connection as one that provides at least 25 Mbps for download speed and 3 Mbps for upload.

What is the fastest Mbps in South Africa?

The report revealed that Garsfontein had the highest average download speed at 48Mbps, followed by Brackenfell South on 46Mbps and Valeria on 45Mbps.

Where to get the fastest broadband speeds in South Africa.

Q3 AVERAGE SPEEDS BY NEIGHBOURHOODNEIGHBOURHOODGarsfontein
DOWNLOAD SPEED (MBPS)47.57
UPLOAD SPEED (MBPS)34.68
LATENCY (MS)44

Is 100 Mbps Fast for internet?

By most standards, anything over 100 Mbps is considered to be “fast.” However, there are several variables that decide the experience of using an internet connection even when it is 100 Mbps, such as: How many devices are simultaneously connected and in use?

Which WIFI is best in South Africa?

The My Broadband Q3 2021 South African ISP report revealed that RSAWEB is the best ISP in South Africa, followed by Cool Ideas and Afrihost. RSAWEB has been moving up the My Broadband rankings faster than any other ISP the past year and has now moved into the top spot.

Is the Internet good in South Africa?

South Africa is ranked 97th in the world in average national broadband speed, according to the annual Worldwide Broadband Speed League report released by Cable.co.uk

Why is internet slow in Africa?

The Internet in Africa is limited by a lower penetration rate when compared to the rest of the world. Measurable parameters such as the number of ISP subscriptions, overall number of hosts, IXP-traffic, and overall available bandwidth are indicators that Africa is far behind the “digital divide”.

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