EE vs TalkTalk Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 27.36 Mbps
Average Upload 7.34 Mbps
Average Latency 13ms (smaller is better)
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Performance Score
Average Download 28.87 Mbps
Average Upload 8.04 Mbps
Average Latency 15ms (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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 EE LogoTalkTalk Logo
Service TypesVDSL, FibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result27.36 Mbps28.87 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps24%23%
Speed Range Rank64th best speed range63rd best speed range
Speed Test Rank4th fastest31st fastest

EE vs TalkTalk: Speed Comparison

EE Broadband is the seventh most tested broadband provider in the UK, while TalkTalk is the UK's fifth most tested ISP with 2,132,247 tests performed this year, compared to EE's 1,095,901 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — TalkTalk is sixth with 937.84 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, TalkTalk has a better broadband speed range than EE, ranking 63rd nationally, compared to EE coming in at 64th place. 24% of EE's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 23% of TalkTalk's.

EE vs TalkTalk: 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 TalkTalk, who had 66% of their broadband speed tests classied "slow" or worse. For the average user needing only adquate or "good" internet service, 33% of TalkTalk's download speeds fell between 30 and 80 Mbps. This is 1.1 times lower than the 35% of EE's speed test results in the same range.

EE Broadband Performance Ranges

TalkTalk Broadband Performance Ranges

EE vs TalkTalk: Performance by Location

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EE vs TalkTalk: Consumer Review Comparison

EE Logo
2.99

324 Reviews
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TalkTalk Logo
2.46

303 Reviews
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1 star

Last updated: 04 Dec 2021