Manila also posted the fastest average upload speed in the Philippines at 3.4 Mbps
. Angeles came in second at 2.7 Mbps
, Cebu at 2.5 Mbps
, Davao at 2.4 Mbps
, and Cagayan de Oro, 2.3 Mbps
Internet World Stats did not have yet this year's average internet transmission speed for each country, but last year it clocked the Philippines' average speed at 5.5 Mbps
, reportedly among the slowest in the region.
In this testing cycle, AT&T and Verizon once again outpaced the other carriers to record the fastest median download speeds in San Francisco at 32.9 Mbps
and 32.8 Mbps
The Index also ranked Qatar first among all Gulf countries and 39 th globally in terms of fixed broadband Internet speed for the month of April with a speed of 62.65 Mbps
The price would be Tk 310 for 40,000 mbps
and Tk 290 for minimum three years deal.
Before that, the average download mobile and fixed broadband speeds were only at 7.44 mbps
and 7.91 mbps
Mobile broadband speeds, meanwhile, nearly doubled from 7.77 Mbps
in the third quarter of 2016 to 14.71 Mbps
in the first quarter of 2019.
In the region, Qatar is followed by the UAE at the seventh place globally at 56.33 Mbps
, Saudi Arabia at the 35th place globally at 35.06 Mbps
, Oman at the 36th place at 35.06 Mbps
and Bahrain at the 59th place at 26.37 Mbps
, according to Speedtest Global Index, which ranks mobile and fixed broadband speeds from around the world on a monthly basis.
Customers on 12-month contracts, on the 20 Mbps
plan can upgrade to 60 Mbps
for OMR 5 extra a month, while those on the 50 Mbps
can upgrade to 150 Mbps
for an additional OMR 6 a month, and customers on the 100 Mbps
plan can upgrade to 300 Mbps
for an extra OMR 7 a month.
is the industry-standard is measuring internet speed which stands for megabytes per second which is a measurement of the data transfer speed.
Near the bottom, Syria came in a 18th in the Arab world -- and 194th worldwide -- at 0.81 Mbps
. Mauritania was 195th at 0.70 Mbps
The average internet connection speed in Azerbaijan is 2.52 Mbps
, according to a ranking published by cable.co.uk, a broadband, TV and phone comparison website.