The average speed of the Internet in Russia reached 9.1 Mbit / s




The company Akamai Technologies released a study speed Internet access in different countries in the III quarter of 2014. The average internet connection speed in the world amounted to 4.5 Mbit / s, which is 25% higher than last year.


According to the newspaper, the fastest internet available in South Korea: the average speed of the connection to the Internet in the country reached 25.3 Mbit / s. In second place on this indicator Hong Kong – 16.3 Mbit / s (+ 29%), the third – Japan – 15 Mbit / s. They are followed by Switzerland (14.5 Mbit / s) and Sweden (14.1 Mbit / s).

In Russia, the average speed of Internet access increased by 16% compared to the previous year and amounted to 9.1 Mbit / s (mean maximum – 47.1 Mbit / s (+ 44%). In the ranking of our country is in 29th place, ahead of States such as Germany, Italy and France.

The world average top speed exit the World Wide Web is estimated at 24.8 Mbit / s. The greatest results demonstrate Hong Kong (84.6 Mbit / s), Singapore (83 Mbit / s) and South Korea (74.2 Mbit / s). Russia ranks 19th place.

Russia is among the leaders in the average maximum speed of mobile internet in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), according to the study. This figure is 44.4 Mbit / s, while the first three were replaced by Turkey (59.5 Mbit / s), Germany (56 Mbit / s) and the UK (51 Mbit / s).


In Russia, the average connection speed mobile networks to access the Internet is 7 Mbit / s, which is the seventh index among the EMEA after Slovakia, UK, Denmark, Sweden, Ukraine and France.

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