To get the most accurate results make sure that your computer is not busy downloading anything or streaming audio and video files.
Speed measurement results can be influenced by various factors, e.g. if the TV cable is too long, if you surf wirelessly via WLAN or if your computer is busy with other activities like downloads or audio and video streaming.
So if you wish to obtain true results, please ensure that the points mentioned above do not apply.
The test downloads a file to your computer and then removes it again – by measuring the time it takes to do so, the test establishes your effective upload and download speeds.
The test procedure was developed by cnlab, an independent technology & research company. The speed test is conducted by cnlab to ensure that your test results are not influenced in any way.