PTCL Speed Test
Are you want to check out the speed of your Broadband connection? Yeah! You can test it through the PTCL Speed Test web app.
Multiple ISP’s are providing internet services throughout Pakistan. The speed measures the quality of their service that they are providing either in Megabits per second (Mbps) or Kilobytes per second (Kbps).
PTCL Speed Test's website is best for internet speed test. If your results are high, it means you are using a better internet connection. With better Broadband speed, you can enjoy fast downloading and browsing speed. Users need internet connections according to their needs, and PTCL Speed Test offers internet connections of different capacities from 2mb to 100mb. However, links above 8mb are limited to big cities.
In these times, people remain connected through social media, e.g. Skype, Facebook, or WhatsApp. That’s why fast internet speed is necessary to avoid the fatigue of slow website loading. In Pakistan, internet speed is not much better. But why? Do you want to know? Ok! We have collected some reasons for this slow internet speed.
If you are sharing a connection with any of your family members, this can be a reason for slow internet speed.
- Home Sharing
- Bad Landline
- Noise or multiple joints in your landline can affect your internet speed.
- Peak Hours
- People use social sites like Facebook, Whatsapp or YouTube in their free time, mostly in the evening hours from 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm. So, the internet gets slow during these hours.
- Shared Internet Bandwidth
- PTCL divides the same bandwidth among different users. So in peak hours, browsing speed becomes slow.
The efficiency of a broadband connection is estimated with how fast you are doing tasks on the internet like downloading movies and songs, using Facebook, or uploading videos on YouTube. DSL Speed Test is used to determine how much time is taken to upload or download data.
Measurement of the speed of your Broadband Connection via the PTCL internet Speed Test varies all over the day because the connection is shared among users. When more users browse the internet, you may face slow internet speed.
Why PTCL Speed Test?
PTCL is the NO.1 Internet service provider in Pakistan, as 80% of people are using it. A Specialist develops this app, and the reason for its development was the need for a reliable internet speed test that can measure the bandwidth of any internet connection.
What are Kbps and Mbps?
Kbps and Mbps are computer units of internet speed. One megabit is equal to one million bits or 1000 Kilobits. Be careful! Bits and bytes are different. A byte is the larger unit, and 1 byte is consists of 8 bits.
One Mega Bit per second is the speed or volume of data transmitted per second over the internet. ADSL provides high performance and fast downloading speed up to 20 Mbps.
Download & Upload Speed:
The speed of downloading anything like movie, file, song, etc. from the internet.
The speed of uploading a file to any website includes sharing a video with your friend on Facebook or WhatsApp, uploading a video on your YouTube channel, or attachment of a file with the email. Good upload speed is also required for video chats.
It's time to install the speed test app to check the download and upload speed of your internet connection. If you are getting low-speed results, contact your internet service provider to solve the problem.