Understanding Internet Speed Tests

by Barbara J. Feldman on September 3, 2008

There are many Internet speed tests that will measure your download and upload speeds. Speedtest.net, CNET Bandwidth Meter Speed Test and PC Pitstop are a few. But before using them, you need to understand terms such as “k”, “m”, “bits” and “bytes.” For that, I recommend reading Ask-Leo.

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Feldman, Barbara. "Understanding Internet Speed Tests." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 3 Sep. 2008. Web. 21 Nov. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/324/understanding-internet-speed-tests/ >.