Cerberus Networks vs BT:
Broadband Performance Comparison

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Performance Score
Average Download 94.81 Mbps
Average Upload 27.44 Mbps
Average Latency 10ms (smaller is better)
 
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Performance Score
Average Download 35.64 Mbps
Average Upload 10.83 Mbps
Average Latency 11ms (smaller is better)
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NameSpeedPrice 
Fibre EssentialUp to 36 Mbps£27.99/moCheck Availability
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Fibre 1Up to 50 Mbps£28.99/moCheck Availability
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 Cerberus Networks LogoBT Logo
Service TypesVDSL, FibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result94.81 Mbps35.64 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps73%35%
Speed Range Rank9th best speed range52nd best speed range
Speed Test Rank54th fastest2nd fastest

Cerberus Networks vs BT: Speed Comparison

Cerberus Networks Broadband is the 16th most tested broadband provider in the UK, while BT is the UK's second most tested ISP with 8,316,218 tests performed this year, compared to Cerberus Networks's 17,780 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — BT is first with 6,068.11 Mbps, Cerberus Networks 16th with 786.66 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Cerberus Networks has a better broadband speed range than BT, ranking ninth nationally, compared to BT coming in at 52nd place. 73% of Cerberus Networks's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 35% of BT's.

Cerberus Networks vs BT: 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, 24% of Cerberus Networks's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is better than BT, who had 49% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 42% of BT's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 2.2 times higher than the 19% of Cerberus Networks's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, 57% of Cerberus Networks's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to only 8% of BT's.

Cerberus Networks Broadband Performance Ranges

BT Broadband Performance Ranges

Cerberus Networks vs BT: Performance by Location

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Fastest locations for Cerberus Networks

LocationMedian Speed
Cheriton Fitzpaine
Devon
531.4 Mbps
Bude-Stratton
Cornwall
288.02 Mbps
Soham
Cambridgeshire
284.65 Mbps
Liverpool
 
274.31 Mbps
Manchester
 
266.26 Mbps
Acton
Cheshire East
261.78 Mbps
Ealing
Greater London
186.4 Mbps
Ripley
Derbyshire
135.8 Mbps
Worthing
West Sussex
88.94 Mbps
Hammersmith
Greater London
84.16 Mbps

Fastest locations for BT

LocationMedian Speed
Ancaster
Lincolnshire
797.17 Mbps
Great Finborough
Suffolk
641.16 Mbps
Little Eaton
Derbyshire
629.36 Mbps
Kinmel Bay and Towyn
Conwy
534.89 Mbps
Bishop Wilton
East Yorkshire
519.91 Mbps
Bishopston
City and County of Swansea
485.12 Mbps
Angle
Pembrokeshire
409.84 Mbps
Bowers Gifford and North Benfleet
Essex
370.47 Mbps
Stalmine-with-Staynall
Lancashire
311.75 Mbps
Hinxton
Cambridgeshire
308.66 Mbps

Last updated: 05 Dec 2021