What kind of broadband user are you?

We all use our broadband differently.

Find out what to look for to get the broadband that suits your needs.

  • The basic browsers
    I don’t use the internet much, so all I want is a reliable service at a good price.
  • The super streamers
    I get frustrated when my TV streaming service buffers or the connection drops off.
  • The data-hungry household
    Our broadband needs to cope with a lot of us being online at the same time – making sure we don’t lose the connection.

The basic browsers

I don’t use the internet much, so all I want is a reliable service at a good price.

You use your broadband to follow the news, keep in touch with friends and family and some online shopping.

Find out what speed you’re currently getting by using Ofcom’s speed checker.

The super streamers

I get frustrated when my TV streaming service buffers or the connection drops off.

You use your broadband for all the basics, as well as watching TV shows and films and listening to music.

Find out what speed you’re currently getting by using Ofcom’s speed checker.

The data-hungry household

Our broadband needs to cope with a lot of us being online at the same time – making sure we don’t lose the connection.

A whole household using broadband throughout the day for things, like working online, streaming, gaming, video-calling or uploading.

Find out what speed you’re currently getting by using Ofcom’s speed checker.