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Speed Test Results

 

Broadband Speed Test Results - February 2013

512kbps Services .................................FEBRUARY  2013................................ – Random samples
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Operator

Monthly Rental

-SLR-

Monthly

Data Volume

 

Bandwidth

Advertised

-Download-

*Advertised Bandwidth Availability

-Peak Time-

 

 

 

 

 

 

Int’l bandwidth availability

During 10MB file download

*with overheads

DIALOG

1,750

 

512kbps

YES

LANKA BELL

2,000

unlimited

512kbps

YES

SLT

1,600

 

512kbps

YES

 

 

 

 

YES

Test Location

 

 

 

TRCSL COL 08

 

2Mbps services
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Operator

Monthly Rental

-SLR-

Monthly

Data Volume

 

Bandwidth

Advertised

-Download-

*Advertised Bandwidth Availability

Peak Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

Int’l bandwidth availability

During 10MB file download

*with overheads

DIALOG

5,000

 

2Mbos

YES

LANKA BELL

5,500

unlimited

2Mbps

YES

SLT  

5,500

 

2Mbps

YES

 

 

 

 

YES

Test Location

 

 

 

TRCSL COL 08

 4G LTE                                                                                                         Asdvertised Bandwith 4Mbps
.                                                                                                                                               Downloading a File From a Server in USA

 

 
                                                                                            Downloading a File from a Server in Germany
 

 

ADSL 2 Plus services 8Mbps...................................................... Advertised Bandwidth 8Mbps
..............................................................................................................................................Downloading a File From a Server in USA

 

 

ADSL 2 Plus services 8Mbps ................................................... Advertised Bandwidth 8Mbps
.................................................................................................................................Downloading a File From a Server in Germany

 

 

ADSL 2 Plus services 16Mbps ............................................ Advertised Bandwidth 16Mbps
......................................................................................................................... ............... Downloading a File From a Server in USA

 

 

ADSL 2 Plus services 16Mbps ..............................................Advertised Bandwidth 16Mbps
............................................................................................................................. . Downloading a File From a Server in Germany

 

 

3G Mobile Broadband .........................FEBRUARY 2013                                      - Random Samples
TEST LOCATION - MATARA -  Township............ ............       .                     16hr Random Sample
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TEST LOCATION - MATARA -  Township ............  ..............                       16hr Random Sample
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Test Location

Address

 

Matara Rest House,

Fort, Matara

RSSI

 

 6o56' 37.02" N

 80o32'50.42" E

-98dBm

AIRTEL

-79dBm

DIALOG

 

-87dBm

ETISALAT

 

-85dBm

HUTCH

 

-87dBm

MOBITEL

 

HSPA+ Dual Carrier .....................  FEBRUARY 2013...................................... Random Samples
TEST LOCATION  -   BORALESGAMUWA - Centre of the town ..............................         ....16hr Random Sample
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TEST LOCATION  -   BORALESGAMUWA - Centre of the town .........................................16hr Random Sample
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Test Location

Address

 

No. 193,

Kesbewa Road,

Boralesgamuwa

RSSI

 

 6o50'28.36' N

79o54'12.93" E

-89dBm

ETISALAT

-70dBm

MOBITEL

 

 

Operator

Monthly Rental

Monthly Data Volume

 

FUP

 

 

Advertised Bandwidth

 

 

 

AIRTEL

 

 

600.00

3GB

NO

Excess data will be billed

PER/MB

Speed

Will not be reduced

Up to 3.6Mbps

 

Based on the tower

This capacity will depend on the area or the tower

DIALOG MOBILE
BROADBAND

 

 

2,990

15GB

YES

Excess data will not be billed

Speed will be reduced

Up to 7.2Mbps

 

Based on the tower

This capacity will depend on the area or the tower

 

MOBITEL

 

Dual Carrier

Service

 

 

 

1,290

 

 

 

 

 

No Premium

Charge

8GB

 

 

 

 

 

 

NO

 

 

 

 

 

 

Excess data will be billed

PER/MB

 

 

 

Speed

Will not be reduced

 

 

 

Up to 3.6Mbps

 

Based on the tower

This capacity will depend on the area or the tower

ETISALAT

 

 

 

 

 

Dual Carrier

Service

 

 

1,500

 

 

 

 

 

3,500

12GB

 

 

 

 

 

12GB

NO

 

 

 

 

 

NO

Excess data will be billed

PER/MB

 

Excess data will be billed

PER/MB

Speed

Will not be reduced

 

 

Speed

Will not be reduced

Up to 7.2Mbps

Based on the tower

This capacity will depend on the area or the tower

 

Theoretical Upper Limit

of HSPA+ DC is 42Mbps

This capacity will depend on the area or the tower

 

Mobile broadband download speed tests have been conducted in a specific area or in a township. Download speed results plotted in graphs shows the speeds available in the area or in the township where the test was conducted. It does not represent overall speeds of the operator, Island-wide. Therefore when reproducing or copying these speed result graphs or any of these statistics, other relevant information such as month of the test, location of the test, RSSI values must be published along with the test results, graphs for the knowledge of the public.