Internet speed comparison
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SCTC’s high speed internet allows you to connect several devices to the internet at the same time. Your online experience will be directly related to the number of devices being used—plus the type of online activity each device is being used for.
What type of internet-connected devices do you have? Examples are:
- Smart phones
- Smart TVs
- Desktop computers
- Smart home lights, thermostats and cameras
How do you use your internet?
Below is a list of common online activities. The speed indicated with each activity represents how much you will need per device if they are being used at the same time. It is important to note that the performance of your internet can also be affected by your Wi-Fi. Speeds and activities below are based on SCTC’s recommendations for highest quality of service.
|Internet activity||Minimum speed per device*|
|Web surfing||10 Mbps|
|Social media||10 Mbps|
|Cloud Storage—uploads, photos, videos, backups||10 Mbps|
|Online education video streaming||15 Mbps|
|Netflix/Hulu/Amazon video streaming||25 Mbps|
|Home security—video camera||25 Mbps|
|Ultra high def video/4K**||50 Mbps|
Need help deciding which speed is best for you?
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*Speeds may vary by type of device and number of concurrent internet users.
**Recommended per streaming device.