Akamai: PH ranks 6th in Mobile Internet Speed in APAC
In the latest Akamai State of the Internet Report for Q2 2016, the Philippines ranked 6th in mobile internet speed in Asia Pacific. With an average speed of 8.5Mbps, the Philippines outranked Singapore which got 8.1Mbps and Hong Kong at 5.7Mbps.
Across all countries measured by Akamai, the United Kingdom got the highest speed at an average of 23.1Mbps (27.9Mbps from previous quarter), followed by Belgium at 21.1Mbps
The survey made by Akamai for the 2nd quarter of 2016 included 56 countries.
In the same report, the Philippines also got an average of 4.3Mbps (fixed broadband speed) for the same quarter. This is 23% highest than the 3.5Mbps from the previous quarter (see 1st quarter report here).