What broadband do I need for streaming?

By James Pickard - Mon 1st Oct 2018 Guides

Streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime are more popular than ever, but what are the best broadband speeds for streaming? Check out our handy infographic to find out more.

Whether you’re already a massive fan of streaming services, or you’re thinking of starting a free trial, it’s a great idea to learn more about streaming speeds.

Some slower broadband packages simply aren’t going to cut it, and the speed you need really depends on the service you want to use. A short clip on YouTube doesn’t require the same download speed as an Ultra HD movie on Netflix. So what broadband speed do you need?

broadband streaming speeds infographic