Is your internet speed slow or fast? Here’s how to tell right now – CNET


It only takes a few seconds to check how fast — or slow — your internet is. 

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The next time your home internet connection is struggling to load a webpage or Netflix keeps buffering while you’re binging that new series everyone is talking about, take a few minutes to troubleshoot what’s going on. A good place to start is by checking your internet connection’s speed. 

Magnifying any connection issues from your internet service provider is the fact that a lot of us are remote working and may also have kids at home remote learning, two activities that can tax your internet connection.