Fastest internet connection (country)
Who
South Korea
Where
United Kingdom
When
2011

In a 2010 report released by Cisco and Oxford University that ranks countrywide broadband quality around the world, South Korea has the best broadband service in the world, with an average download throughput of 33.5 megabits per second – nearly three times the speed of second-place Hong Kong – an average upload throughput of 17 megabits per second – more than twice that of Hong Kong, and has 100 percent broadband penetration.

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