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German report finds ISPs fall short of advertised speeds

Monday 27 March 2017 | 15:34 CET | News
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The German Federal Network Agency has published its first detailed research on broadband speeds, showing many customers do not receive the maximum speeds mentioned in their contracts. The Bundesnetzagentuur noted that the quality varies depending on the type of connection. Half of all fixed broadband users reached at least 60 percent of the advertised maximum speed, but this rises to over 90 percent at some providers. The survey also looked at mobile broadband connections, which realised even less of the promised speeds. Less than 30 percent of mobile users achieved even half the advertised

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