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Starlink speeds to double this year to 300 Mbps - CEO

Tuesday 23 February 2021 | 09:18 CET | News
SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said that the speeds for the company's Starlink satellite broadband service will double sometime this year to USD 300 Mbps. Musk also said the constellation will cover most of Earth by year-end and all of its by the year after. He added that latency should improve this year to around 20 ms.

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