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broadband

A transmission method for high-capacity data (e.g., video) requiring massive bandwidth, which is commonly carried by fibre-optic or coaxial cable, and is capable of transmitting > 1 million data bits/second.
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And, despite the increasingly ambitious claims made by some ISPs, the broadband speeds actually being delivered to customers just aren't keeping up.
By the end of this year, 95% of the UK is expected to have access to superfast broadband speeds of 24Mbps and above and as of today, just three per cent of the country cannot order a service offering 10Mbps or faster according to independent analysis by Thinkbroadband.
Erik Bohlin, professor at Chalmers University of Technology, says: "This is one of the first studies to address impacts from broadband speed on household income.
Average actual UK fixed-line residential broadband speeds since November 2008
Norway was crowned at 1st position for having the fastest mobile broadband speeds with 62.
State-run MTNL recently announced minimum broadband speed up to 2Mbps.
The Question: What minimum real-world broadband speed do you currently require for your needs (respondents were asked to pick the closest match)?
The average UK broadband speed has risen to 9mb - more than 30 times faster than the service to Yearby.
This research may help to shed some light on why many bewildered consumers, who believe they've signed up to a certain broadband speed, never actually feel like their connection is fast enough.
Currently, the average standard broadband speed in Worcestershire is 6.
Summary: The average UK broadband speed remains less than half that advertised, according to Ofcom.
Ofcom has this morning published its latest research into broadband speeds which shows that over the last year, the average broadband speed has increased from 4.

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