Spitfire vs Vodafone Broadband

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Performance Score
Average Download 61 Mbps
Average Upload 37.06 Mbps
Average Latency 6ms (smaller is better)
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Performance Score
Average Download 34.74 Mbps
Average Upload 9.99 Mbps
Average Latency 15ms (smaller is better)
Vodafone Broadband Plans & Prices
Broadband + Phone
Superfast 1Up to 50 Mbps£19.50/moCheck Availability
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Superfast 2Up to 80 Mbps£20.50/moCheck Availability
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Service TypesVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result61 Mbps34.74 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps60%32%
Speed Range Rank31st best speed range54th best speed range
Speed Test Rank18th fastest27th fastest

Spitfire vs Vodafone: Speed Comparison

Spitfire Broadband is the eighth most tested broadband provider in the UK, while Vodafone is the UK's sixth most tested ISP with 1,406,129 tests performed this year, compared to Spitfire's 39,647 speed tests. While looking at the fastest speeds seen from each broadband provider often doesn't tell the full story — Vodafone is seventh with 939.68 Mbps, Spitfire 14th with 945.28 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, Spitfire has a better broadband speed range than Vodafone, ranking 31st nationally, compared to Vodafone coming in at 54th place. 60% of Spitfire's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 32% of Vodafone's.

Spitfire 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 Spitfire'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 1.1 times lower than the 46% of Spitfire's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, 32% of Spitfire's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to only 3% of Vodafone's.

Spitfire Broadband Performance Ranges

Vodafone Broadband Performance Ranges

Spitfire vs Vodafone: Performance by Location

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Last updated: 05 Dec 2021