Here are some highlights from the July data for the Netflix ISP Speed Index
, our monthly update on which Internet Service Providers (ISPs) provide the best prime-time Netflix streaming experience.
In the U.S
., Charter rose to fourth place, up two in the ranking, with an average speed of 3.46 Megabits per second (Mbps), up from 3.37 Mpbs last month. Cox, Cablevision and Verizon FiOS retained the top three spots, in that order.
, Cablevision Monterrey jumped three spots to fifth place with an average speed of 2.90 Mbps. That’s an increase from 2.53 Mbps last month.
, Cable Onda increased its lead at No. 1, delivering an average speed of 3.17 Mbps in July, up from 2.81 Mbps.
, Dodo/Primus rose to fourth place with an average speed of 2.92 Mbps compared with 2.64 Mbps last month.
The Netflix ISP Speed Index
is a measure of prime time Netflix performance on a particular ISP and not a measure of overall performance for other services/data that may travel across the specific ISP network. Faster Netflix performance generally means better picture quality, quicker start times and fewer interruptions.
The latest regional rankings are below:
Anne Marie Squeo is a member of the Netflix communications team.