TrueSpeed Communications vs BT:
Broadband Performance Comparison

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Performance Score
Average Download 84.51 Mbps
Average Upload 97.96 Mbps
Average Latency 7ms (smaller is better)
 
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Performance Score
Average Download 35.64 Mbps
Average Upload 10.83 Mbps
Average Latency 11ms (smaller is better)
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NameSpeedPrice 
Fibre EssentialUp to 36 Mbps£27.99/moCheck Availability
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Fibre 1Up to 50 Mbps£28.99/moCheck Availability
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Fibre 2Up to 80 Mbps£32.99/moCheck Availability
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Service TypesFibreVDSL, Fibre
Average Speed Test Result84.51 Mbps35.64 Mbps
Tests above 50 Mbps66%35%
Speed Range Rank14th best speed range52nd best speed range
Speed Test Rank40th fastest2nd 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 8,316,218 tests performed this year, compared to TrueSpeed Communications's 24,968 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 909.44 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 14th nationally, compared to BT coming in at 52nd place. 66% 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 49% 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
259.56 Mbps
Nempnett Thrubwell
Bath and North East Somerset
196.24 Mbps
Butleigh
Somerset
128.09 Mbps
Banwell
North Somerset
114.03 Mbps
Peasedown Saint John
Bath and North East Somerset
94.75 Mbps
Wells
Somerset
93.55 Mbps
Clutton
Bath and North East Somerset
89.9 Mbps
Winscombe and Sandford
North Somerset
83.51 Mbps
Cheddar
Somerset
78.09 Mbps
Greater London
 
76.71 Mbps

Fastest locations for BT

LocationMedian Speed
Ancaster
Lincolnshire
797.17 Mbps
Great Finborough
Suffolk
641.16 Mbps
Little Eaton
Derbyshire
629.36 Mbps
Kinmel Bay and Towyn
Conwy
534.89 Mbps
Bishop Wilton
East Yorkshire
519.91 Mbps
Bishopston
City and County of Swansea
485.12 Mbps
Angle
Pembrokeshire
409.84 Mbps
Bowers Gifford and North Benfleet
Essex
370.47 Mbps
Stalmine-with-Staynall
Lancashire
311.75 Mbps
Hinxton
Cambridgeshire
308.66 Mbps

TrueSpeed Communications vs BT: Consumer Review Comparison

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4.80

5 Reviews
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2.79

632 Reviews
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Last updated: 05 Dec 2021