Download speed of less than 40Mbps

What can you do?

  • Have one device connected to the internet and hold one video call. The quality may be poor.

What size of care provider would this suit?

  • This is a slow internet connection, and we do not recommend it for care providers. It can only be used for one device, and is not fast enough for most online activity.

 

Download speed of 40-100Mbps

What can you do?

  • Have 1-5 devices connected to the internet. Comfortably stream video calls. Rapidly download large attachments.

What size of care provider would this suit?

  • This connection speed is ideal for many smaller care homes (1-9 beds) or lighter users, and is the minimum connection speed we recommend for care providers.

 

Download speed of 100-300Mbps

What can you do?

  • Have 5-10 devices connected to the internet, holding multiple video calls at the same time.

What size of care provider would this suit?

  • Medium-sized care homes (10-50 beds) could benefit from this connection speed where available and affordable.

 

Download speed of 300Mbps+

What can you do?

  • Have over 10 devices connected to the internet, holding multiple video calls at the same time.

What size of care provider would this suit?

  • Larger care homes (over 50 beds) could benefit from this connection speed where available and affordable.

 

Broadband Speed

SpeedWhat can you do at this speed?
40-100mbps- ~1- 5 devices connected comfortably
- Send large email with attachments
100-300mbps- ~5-10 devices connected comfortably
- Stream videos online and video calls
300+ mbps- Over 10 devices connected comfortably
- Stream HD videos and video calls