HTG Explains: How Latency Can Make Even Fast Internet Connections Feel Slow

There is more to an Internet connections speed than just its bandwidth. This is especially true with satellite Internet connections, which can offer speeds of up to 15 Mbps but will still feel slow.
Latency can be an issue with all Internet connections and networks. Wired network connections tend to have the lowest latency, while wireless connections generally have higher latency.

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