Since Netflix launched in Australia in 2015, the streaming service has launched its ISP Speed Index report each month, a measure of common obtain speeds from varied web service suppliers (ISPs) throughout prime time.
From the beginning Optus has taken high spot, however Exetel, an impartial family-owned enterprise, has taken over with common obtain speeds of three.61Mbps. That quantity is an enchancment from final month’s efficiency, when Exetel clocked a median of three.52Mbps in August.
Regardless of dropping all the way down to second place, Optus did enhance on its Netflix efficiency, averaging three.60Mbps in September versus three.56Mbps final month.
Exetel beat out the nation’s largest telco, though Telstra has by no means been a really robust performer on Netflix’s ISP league desk. Telstra, nonetheless, noticed the most important leap in common obtain speeds this month, leaping from simply three.14Mbps to a not-too-shabby three.40Mbps.
It ought to be famous, nonetheless, that these numbers are common streaming speeds and never real-world broadband speeds.