TrueSpeed Communications vs BT:
Broadband Performance Comparison

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Performance Score
Average Download 93.55 Mbps
Average Upload 92.4 Mbps
Average Latency 7ms (smaller is better)
 
BT Logo

Performance Score
Average Download 35.84 Mbps
Average Upload 13.39 Mbps
Average Latency 11ms (smaller is better)
 TrueSpeed Communications LogoBT Logo
Service TypesFibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result93.55 Mbps35.84 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps69%35%
Speed Range Rank11th best speed range49th best speed range
Speed Test Rank38th fastest1st fastest

TrueSpeed Communications vs BT: Speed Comparison

TrueSpeed Communications Broadband is the 13th most tested broadband provider in the UK, while BT is the UK's second most tested ISP with 7,092,404 tests performed this year, compared to TrueSpeed Communications's 19,977 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, TrueSpeed Communications 11th with 906.05 Mbps — looking at download speed ranges alongside the percentage of speed tests higher than 50 Mbps will give a clearer picture. In this case, TrueSpeed Communications has a better broadband speed range than BT, ranking 11th nationally, compared to BT coming in at 49th place. 69% of TrueSpeed Communications's internet speed test results were higher than 50 Mbps, compared to 35% of BT's.

TrueSpeed Communications 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, 23% of TrueSpeed Communications's internet speed tests were slow or very slow. This is better than BT, who had 50% 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 2.3 times higher than the 18% of TrueSpeed Communications's speed test results in the same range. At the speedier end of the scale, 58% of TrueSpeed Communications's broadband speed test results were faster than 80 Mbps, compared to only 8% of BT's.

TrueSpeed Communications Broadband Performance Ranges

BT Broadband Performance Ranges

TrueSpeed Communications vs BT: Performance by Location

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Fastest locations for TrueSpeed Communications

LocationMedian Speed
Shipham
Somerset
261.33 Mbps
Clutton
Bath and North East Somerset
180.69 Mbps
Nempnett Thrubwell
Bath and North East Somerset
134.47 Mbps
Banwell
North Somerset
95.17 Mbps
Wells
Somerset
93.54 Mbps
London
 
81.94 Mbps
Dundry
North Somerset
74.59 Mbps
Winscombe and Sandford
North Somerset
74.13 Mbps
Bath
Bath and North East Somerset
72.18 Mbps
Wrington
North Somerset
66.77 Mbps

Fastest locations for BT

LocationMedian Speed
Poynings
West Sussex
816.62 Mbps
Ancaster
Lincolnshire
808.48 Mbps
Bircham
Norfolk
455.54 Mbps
Portglenone
Mid and East Antrim
432.43 Mbps
Chorley
Lancashire
317.22 Mbps
Froxfield and Privett
Hampshire
298.01 Mbps
Eglwyswrw
Pembrokeshire
287.53 Mbps
Angle
Pembrokeshire
284.4 Mbps
Wistow
Cambridgeshire
269.85 Mbps
Arthuret
Cumbria
264.65 Mbps

TrueSpeed Communications vs BT: Consumer Review Comparison

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5.00

2 Reviews
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BT Logo
2.85

188 Reviews
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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021