Andrews & Arnold vs Virgin Media Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 49.6 Mbps
Average Upload 17.26 Mbps
Average Latency 13ms (smaller is better)
 
Virgin Media Logo

Performance Score
Average Download 79.49 Mbps
Average Upload 17.54 Mbps
Average Latency 16ms (smaller is better)
 
 Andrews & Arnold LogoVirgin Media Logo
Service TypesVDSLCable
Average Speed Test Result49.6 Mbps79.49 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps47%61%
Speed Range Rank44th best speed range15th best speed range
Speed Test Rank62nd fastest2nd fastest

Andrews & Arnold vs Virgin Media: Speed Comparison

Andrews & Arnold Broadband is the 11th most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Virgin Media is the UK's most tested ISP with 8,874,346 tests performed this year, compared to Andrews & Arnold's 39,885 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Virgin Media is second with 5,284.34 Mbps, Andrews & Arnold ninth with 460.85 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Virgin Media has a better broadband speed range than Andrews & Arnold, ranking 15th nationally, compared to Andrews & Arnold coming in at 44th place. 47% of Andrews & Arnold's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 61% of Virgin Media's.

Andrews & Arnold vs Virgin Media: Performance Ranges Overview

We class broadband speed distributions as follows: very slow under 10 Mbps; slow 10-30 Mbps; adequate 30-60 Mbps; good 60-80 Mbps; fast 80-300 Mbps; very fast over 300 Mbps.


Looking at broadband performance, 33% of Andrews & Arnold's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is worse than Virgin Media, who had only 31% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 22% of Virgin Media's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 2.5 times lower than the 55% of Andrews & Arnold's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, only 12% of Andrews & Arnold's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to 47% of Virgin Media's.

Andrews & Arnold Broadband Performance Ranges

Virgin Media Broadband Performance Ranges

Andrews & Arnold vs Virgin Media: Performance by Location

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Andrews & Arnold vs Virgin Media: Consumer Review Comparison

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5.00

2 Reviews
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2.66

444 Reviews
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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021