Some notable 'facts' from BT...UK has faster average download speeds than Germany, France, Italy and Spain.Average UK broadband speeds have doubled in the last three years. And increased twenty times in the last ten years.
Ultrafast speeds over 100mbps are on their way. With up to 12 million homes and businesses benefitting by the end of 2020.
Wales has the greatest coverage of the UK devolved nations at 89.19% (as of 9 October). The Superfast Cymru programme will put Wales among the world’s leading nations.
We’re on track to help the Welsh Government achieve their ambition to achieve 96% coverage in 2017. But we want to go even further!
Did you know?
It is BT’s researchers who are pioneering the deployment of the G.fast technology that delivers ultrafast broadband speeds of up to 500Kbps. Swansea has been at the forefront of this advancement in the broadband landscape by being one of three places in the UK to trial the ultrafast services and the UK will be one of the first places in the world to benefit from a large-scale rollout of this technology early next year. The trial is delivering some great results.