Compare your results to the table below. The 'target speed' is 80% of your 'download/upload speed'. This is because 20% of the speed is used for protocol overhead. Testing should be done with 1 device connected directly to your modem using an Ethernet connection. All other devices should be disconnected and powered off during testing. Want to learn more, check out other factors that can slow down your Internet.


Download* Overhead Target^
1.5 Mbps -20% 1.2 Mbps
3 Mbps -20% 2.4 Mbps
4 Mbps -20% 3.2 Mbps
5 Mbps -20% 4 Mbps
6 Mbps -20% 4.8 Mbps
7 Mbps -20% 5.6 Mbps
10 Mbps -20% 8 Mbps
12 Mbps -20% 9.6 Mbps
20 Mbps -20% 16 Mbps
40 Mbps -20% 32 Mbps
1 Gig -20% 800 Mbps
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Upload* Overhead Target^
896 kbps-20% 716 kbps
3 Mbps -20% 2.4 Mbps
5 Mbps -20% 4 Mbps
20 Mbps -20% 16 Mbps
* Not all speeds are available in all areas.

^ Tests run over a Wi-Fi connection may not represent your full broadband connection speeds. Learn about factors that can affect your Wi-Fi connection speeds.

4. My Speeds are:

Everything tests good!

Keep in mind, the more devices you connect, the less speed you have available.

You can check for faster speeds in your area.
Don't worry, we can show you some tricks:

1. First, read the article "improving speeds". After you're done...

2. Run another speed test.

3. Still having issues? Contact Support.
Wired connections are faster and should be used whenever possible.

With that in mind, here are some tricks to improve Wi-Fi.