This FAQ’s mostly apply to UK/London area.
Can I get Internet without a landline?
Virgin Media (www.virginmedia.com) is the only major provider in the UK able to offer broadband that doesn’t need a phone line. Since it has its own fibre network separate from BT’s, it can bring a broadband connection to your home directly – completely eliminating the need for a landline.Dec 11, 2017
What is the average broadband speed in London?
The UK ranks 31st in the world for broadband speeds and lags behind most of Europe, according to a new study. Cable ranked the UK’s average broadband speed at 16.51Mbps (megabits per second), which means a Lord of the Rings length movie would take one hour and two minutes to download.Aug 11, 2017
What is the fastest broadband in UK?
The Fastest UK Broadband Providers (H1 2017)
No. Operator 2016 H2 Result
7. EE 3.4Mbps
8. Plusnet 3.3Mbps
9. Sky Broadband 3Mbps
10. TalkTalk 1.9Mbps
Do I need a landline for HOME Internet?
DSL Internet connection is a technology that uses a phone line for access to the Internet. Therefore, it is necessary to have a phone line/jack in your home. However, you don’t need to pay for phone service if you don’t want it.
What is a good speed for broadband?
Broadband speed is measured in megabits per second (Mbps), and the higher the number of megabits you are able to download per second, the faster the connection. For instance, many broadband packages will offer speeds of up to 38Mbps*, with 76Mbps seen on some superfast fibre deals.Apr 24, 2018
What is NASA’s Internet speed?
91 gigabits per second
NASA’s Internet connection is 13,000 times faster than yours. If there’s one organization that never has to worry about streaming videos in glorious HD, it’s NASA. The space organization’s shadow network can transfer 91 gigabits per second, or 91,000 megabits per second.Jun 17, 2014