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Australia tops 5 million consumers on higher speed broadband

Thursday 12 November 2020 | 07:55 CET | News
The number of higher speed broadband services in Australia exceeded 5 million for the first time, jumping from 4.9 million to over 5.2 million last quarter, according to a report from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The report shows that, as the pandemic continues to increase demand for broadband services, new consumers are continuing to be drawn mainly to the higher speed plans of 50Mbps and above. Within this group, the 50Mbps service remains the most popular plan, accounting for 57.5 percent of all connections.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: ACMA / Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / NBN Co / Optus / Telstra / TPG / Vocus / Vodafone
Countries: Australia
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