EXCLUSIVE DEAL - Get 4 months FREE broadband plus free GIGABIT router

New Zealanders’ broadband habits and stats

New Zealanders’ broadband habits and stats
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Averagely, 174GB of data monthly was used by a New Zealand household on the Chorus network.

As for the average connection speed nationwide it’s 64Mpbs.

"People’s viewing habits have shifted online. It’s now very mainstream to watch television shows and movies via an app on a smart television or tablet," Chorus’s Network Strategy Manager Kurt Rodgers said.

He also predicted strong data usage growth through 2018 and beyond.

Such sharp increases in data usage demonstrate why Kiwis should seriously consider a fibre or VDSL broadband connection. Most of the broadband providers offer an unlimited data plan. With the increased internet speeds, streaming and consuming content will be much more enjoyable.

Make sure to go ahead and compare the best broadband plans. Find a better internet deal and start saving money with Broadband Compare.

Related news
What is the best broadband deal in NZ right now?
What is the best broadband deal in NZ right now? 
We reckon we can feel it – the evening are just a little bit...
Sep 19, 2019
75% of Kiwis now pay for at least one streaming service. Will streaming kill traditional TV?
Whether it’s Netflix, Neon, Lightbox or TVNZ On Demand - streaming TV, films and sports is becoming mainstream and Kiwis young and old are...
Sep 17, 2019
Help and advice for streaming the Rugby World Cup online
Do you feel nervous about streaming the Rugby World Cup online? 57% of people reported a negative response to hearing that they need to...
Sep 13, 2019
Login
×
Log in with
Sign up for free NZ Compare account
×
Log in with
3 Great Offers
×
offer
EXCLUSIVE DEAL
Get 4 months FREE broadband
and free GIGABIT router
offer
SPECIAL OFFER
Unlimited broadband bundle
from $64.99/month
offer
EXCLUSIVE DEAL
Get 6 months HALF price
The deal expires 30/09/2019