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June 4, 2014

Ghana ,Namibia, Kenya and Zimbabwe's broadband speed exceeds 6.5Mbps

Ghana, Zambia, Keyna,Namibia and Zimbabwe Broadband index


The African Country of Zimbabwe's average local broadband speed exceeded 6.5 Mbps, which is a new high | Techzim

"Zimbabwe’s average local broadband speed has reached a new high of 6.5 Mbps in the month of May according to NetIndex. Before now, the highest average ever reached was 5.8Mbps. Local broadband speed, loosely explained, is the rate at which one can access internet content from a locally hosted website or app. 

This ranks Zimbabwe among the countries with the highest local broadband speed in Sub Saharan Africa with only Ghana, Kenya, Namibia and Madagascar ahead who have 7 Mbps, 7.2 Mbps, 10.4 Mbps and 13.2 Mbps respectively According to Techzim- Other countries in the region – South Africa, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, Mozambique and others – all have local broadband speeds below 5.5 Mbps in the month of May.