Top 10 Fastest Broadband ISPs for July 2004
Eclipse has yet again made it to the top position in the top ten speed test results for July 2004, although the average speed has dropped by 2.0 Kbps to 454.4 Kbps. downstream and 2.5 Kbps upstream. Zen follows in very close second now only 0.9 Kbps behind Eclipse (and ahead Eclipse on upstream speed) at 453.5 Kbps having visited seventh position last month temporarily. Overall, we have seen no changes in the composition of the top ten although Nildram fell from fourth to ninth position by dropping 3.4Kbps to 448.3 Kbps.
The gap between the top and bottom of the top ten is closing from 12.7 Kbps to 10.1 Kbps downstream with a positive change upstream as well. The top ten average increased slightly to 450.5 Kbps although upstream was more or less the same.
As always, please don't use only speed test results when choosing your provider, but make your selection using a variety of information available from multiple sources.
Previous months' results can be found here [seb]