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India among countries with lowest internet connection speed in APAC

India, along with Philippines, had the lowest average connection speeds among surveyed countries in the region, both at 3.5 Mbps, the report noted

Moulishree Srivastava  |  Mumbai 

India continues to be among countries with the lowest average connection speeds in Asia Pacific region, said a new report by Akamai Technologies on Thursday. The report titled 'State of the Internet Report' for Q1, 2016, looked at internet speeds in 15 countries, including China, India, South Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, among others.

Of these, while 13 had average connection speeds above the 4 Mbps broadband threshold, seven of them exceeded 10 Mbps speed with Singapore pushing the peak speed to 146.9 mbps. India, along with Philippines, had the ...

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First Published: Thu, June 30 2016. 20:08 IST