Here are two locations to test your Internet speeds.
- Broadband.gov speed test - No adverising on this site.
- Speedtest.net - Just click on BEGIN TEST. Don’t click on “start now”. It will scan your registry, tell you that you have a gazillion errors and then ask for payment to fix them.
Common Testing Terminology
- Download Speed: The speed at which data is sent from the testing server to your computer.
- Upload Speed: The speed at which data is sent from your computer to the testing server.
- Latency: The time it takes for data to be sent from your computer to the testing server and back (the "round trip time").
- Jitter: The variability in the delay between your computer and the testing server.