1. AC Question's Avatar
    What determines the speed at which my android will surf the net?
    08-27-2014 05:22 PM
  2. ffejjj's Avatar
    Carrier and phone. Some phones have better radios than others.

    Posted via Android Central App
    08-27-2014 05:36 PM
  3. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Factors include:

    1. The speed of the internet that you're accessing.
    2. The strength of the mobile data or wi-fi signal.
    3. Sometimes the connection speed of the router. If you're using a router that uses an older protocol (like wireless B or G), then even if the ISP is giving you 100 Mbps download speeds, you won't be able to take advantage of it, because you'll be limited by the maximum router connection speed (11 Mbps for B, 54 Mbps for G).
    4. Sometimes the DNS server. The Ultimate Guide to Changing Your DNS Server
    08-27-2014 05:37 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Wifi Link Speed
    By monicakm in forum Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014)
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 07-06-2016, 09:31 AM
  2. Frequent contact appearing in speed dial
    By AlfredB in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-28-2014, 09:32 AM
  3. Internet Speed of Note 4 vs S5?
    By AC Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 08-22-2014, 09:27 PM
  4. Contact and speed dial lost after updating OS
    By sakitjiwa in forum Android 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3 Jelly Bean
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-17-2014, 07:07 AM
  5. Speeds - Watch Face and Speedometer
    By Hans Koenig in forum Android Wear
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-16-2014, 10:08 AM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD