how to find speed of my internet connection

Internet speed is a major concern of every user who are using it for work or for personal purposes. If you are researching your next project at office and suddenly your desired websites are opening or running very slow, taking ample to time to load that wouldn’t make you happy at all. Slow or fast checking internet speed is a necessity for a user to make sure he or she’s getting what he/she has paid for.

Checking internet speed is quit simple, doesn’t need any technical hand. There are lot of websites that helps the average user to check the speed of the internet connection. To check your internet speed, simply go to Google and type in the search box like “Internet speed test” then hit enter. A list of websites will show up who are providing free service for you to check your internet speed instantly. Listing below some of the decent sites that have this service.

Speedtest.net by Ookla : This is by far the most popular site of all when checking your internet speed. This site comes at the top of the results when searching for internet speed check online. It will take a minute to load and find your location and ISP. Then when you are at “Begin Test” button click on it and that’s all you have to do. The site will test your internet’s current speed by downloading and uploading a temporary file and show result based on that.

Testmy.net : If you have a shared line where you have different speed for FTP, gaming, Youtube servers and for international bandwidth then you would want to know your actual international bandwidth speed you are paying for. Testmy.net shows you the actual internet download and upload speed in its result.

Testmy.net : Is also a good option. This site is light and shows result pretty fast. But the impressive thing about this site is, it runs its tests with several file download and upload to bring out the most accurate result.

Publisher: Fadiyah Sameh

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