EE vs Plusnet Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 27.37 Mbps
Average Upload 7.34 Mbps
Average Latency 13ms (smaller is better)
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Performance Score
Average Download 22.58 Mbps
Average Upload 6.43 Mbps
Average Latency 13ms (smaller is better)
EE Broadband Plans & Prices
Broadband + Phone
NameSpeedPrice 
Broadband 10MUp to 10 Mbps£22.50/moCheck Availability
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FibreUp to 50 Mbps£24.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre PlusUp to 80 Mbps£27.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 100145 Mbps Average£31.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 500500 Mbps Average£40.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre Max 900900 Mbps Average£49.00/moCheck Availability
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Plusnet Broadband Plans & Prices
Broadband + Phone
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NameSpeedPrice 
Unlimited BroadbandUp to 20 Mbps£18.99/moCheck Availability
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Unlimited FibreUp to 50 Mbps£22.00/moCheck Availability
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Fibre ExtraUp to 80 Mbps£24.00/moCheck Availability
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Service TypesVDSL, FibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result27.37 Mbps22.58 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps24%18%
Speed Range Rank64th best speed range69th best speed range
Speed Test Rank4th fastest72nd fastest

EE vs Plusnet: Speed Comparison

EE Broadband is the seventh most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Plusnet is the UK's fourth most tested ISP with 2,343,417 tests performed this year, compared to EE's 1,098,754 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Plusnet is tenth with 281.94 Mbps, EE eighth with 3,135.43 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, EE has a better broadband speed range than Plusnet, ranking 64th nationally, compared to Plusnet coming in at 69th place. 24% of EE's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 18% of Plusnet's.

EE vs Plusnet: 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, 63% of EE's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is better than Plusnet, who had 66% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 34% of Plusnet's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 1.0 times lower than the 35% of EE's speed test results in the same range.

EE Broadband Performance Ranges

Plusnet Broadband Performance Ranges

EE vs Plusnet: Performance by Location

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EE vs Plusnet: Consumer Review Comparison

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2.99

325 Reviews
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2.85

362 Reviews
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Last updated: 05 Dec 2021