Cablevision leads Netflix ISP Speed Index in March

Monday 14 April 2014 | 20:18 CET | News
In the US, the average speed on the Comcast network for Netflix streams is up 65 percent from 1.15Mbps in January to 2.5Mbps in March, according to the March Netflix ISP Speed Index. Cablevision-Optimum ranked as the top internet service provider in March, delivering average Netflix speeds of 2.98Mbps. Cox took the second position with average Netflix speeds of 2.84Mbps, followed by SuddenLink with speeds of 2.67Mbps and Charter with speeds of 2.61Mbps. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Cablevision / Comcast / Netflix / Suddenlink
Countries: United States
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