In the Global Broadband Subscribers report released by Point Topic, it has been revealed that copped-based broadband ADSL is rapidly declining.
The report demonstrates that the decrease in copper-based broadband subscribers numbers is quickening – from 15% in Q3 2015 to almost 19% in Q4. Copper based broadband like ADSL and DSL also no longer have the dominant share worldwide. The decrease in ADSL is halfway fuelled by the expansion in fiber associations. Point Topic said that this quarter we watched a yearly development rate of more than 60% for FTTH all inclusive.
As far as any association with fiber in the nearby circle, there are presently more fiber foundation lines in the ground than end-to-end copper. There are additionally more FTTH (Fibre) broadband supporters worldwide than those utilizing cable broadband advances.
More and more people are moving towards getting a Fibre line as it becomes available in more areas around South Africa. Optical fiber is hundreds of times faster than DSL, cable or wireless systems. That means no bottlenecks or slowdowns can occur like they do when data reaches the copper technology that the other guys are using to deliver the signal to your residence.
If you are looking to upgrade or move to fibre, Likemoney.co.za allows you to find the the best fibre deals available on the South African market. You can sort fibre deals by cost, speed and amount of gigabytes you get every month. Furthermore you can pick from residential or business packages.