Upload speed – this will tell you how fast data can be uploaded from your device to the Internet There are many factors that can affect these results including which speed test site you use: Your test result will only be as fast as the slowest part of the connection between your device and the speed test site
From experience I can tell you, VoIP isn't high bandwidth but it does prefer lower and consistent latency (ping times). It also relies on bandwidth in both directions so the upload speed is important. Virgin's 10:1 download to upload bandwidth ratio is pretty bad when compared to BT and others. Virginmedia.net Speed Test Do you want to research connection speed for Virginmedia.net?TestMy.net's Download Speed Test and Upload Speed Test log connection information to allow users to research real world Internet speed test results. TestMy.net's speed test database stores information on millions of Internet connections. This tool can average connection speed for any Internet provider, country or city in the world. Terrible Virginmedia Broadband - speed drops from 50MB Dec 23, 2014
The poor upload speeds are an obstacle, and if/when something better comes along I think that I'll move. For now, VM is the only deal in town for me, but I'm loathe to pay for the Vivid 350 service just to get a slightly better upload speed that I do at present. Grrrr. Clem
Back in February Virgin Media revealed that they’d be boosting their top download speeds from 350Mbps (20Mbps upload) to 500Mbps (35Mbps upload) during April/May 2019 , albeit using their existing Hub 3.0 router and DOCSIS 3.0 (EuroDOCSIS) network rather than the latest DOCSIS 3.1 standard (Gigabit speed 3.1 is due to follow in two cities Launching this autumn, we’re giving you even faster, even better broadband. Today we provide the fastest widely available fibre optic broadband, that’s 2 x faster than Sky Fibre and BT Infinity. If you’re not on a personal device, please see our help on private browsing
In short: upload speed atrocious, called it in, technician didn't come to date, didn't solve the issue, calling in again tomorrow, any tips? Since a couple of days I have experienced ridiculously low upload speed. So in normal times I get something around 10mbit upload. But since a couple of days it is at 0.01 MBit. I called customer service.
The speed upgrades today mean that BT, Sky and TalkTalk will not be able to beat Virgin Media in a download speed battle. Over the course of the next twelve months Virgin Media will upgrade existing customers as follows: 30 Mbps customers will be upgraded to a 50 Mbps download with 3 Mbps upload Virgin Media slow upload speed | Tech Support Guy May 31, 2019 Virgin media speeds vs distance? :: Virgin Media (Cable For upload speeds, there is a difference as the network is DOCSIS, mostly 3.0, and some areas are 3.1 for download only (where the Gig1 service is available) DOCSIS, in a similar way to other networks, allocates more to download than upload. My Virgin Media M200 service is 200 Mbps download, and 20 Mbps upload. Top 6 UK Broadband Provider Deals | Best Broadband Deals Jul 24, 2020