Community Fibre vs Vodafone Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 94.05 Mbps
Average Upload 71.14 Mbps
Average Latency 3ms (smaller is better)
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Performance Score
Average Download 32.88 Mbps
Average Upload 9.54 Mbps
Average Latency 15ms (smaller is better)
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Service TypesFibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result94.05 Mbps32.88 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps70%29%
Speed Range Rank12th best speed range54th best speed range
Speed Test Rank4th fastest23rd fastest

Community Fibre vs Vodafone: Speed Comparison

Community Fibre Broadband is the sixth most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Vodafone is the UK's sixth most tested ISP with 1,173,664 tests performed this year, compared to Community Fibre's 94,775 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Vodafone is seventh with 939.2 Mbps, Community Fibre second with 2,808.21 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Community Fibre has a better broadband speed range than Vodafone, ranking 12th nationally, compared to Vodafone coming in at 54th place. 70% of Community Fibre's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 29% of Vodafone's.

Community Fibre vs Vodafone: 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, 22% of Community Fibre's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is better than Vodafone, who had 55% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 41% of Vodafone's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 2.0 times higher than the 21% of Community Fibre's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, 58% of Community Fibre's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to only 3% of Vodafone's.

Community Fibre Broadband Performance Ranges

Vodafone Broadband Performance Ranges

Community Fibre vs Vodafone: Performance by Location

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Community Fibre vs Vodafone: Consumer Review Comparison

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4.83

6 Reviews
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2.84

69 Reviews
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Last updated: 24 Jul 2021