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C Spire Delivers the Fastest Internet in Mississippi. Again.

C Spire Delivers the Fastest Internet in Mississippi. Again.

Ookla, the folks behind the popular SpeedTest.net website and suite of mobile apps has once again crowned C Spire as the fastest ISP in Mississippi delivering an average of 120Mbps Down and 97Mbps up.

Here’s a screenshot of their Fixed Broadband findings:

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What’s a Gigabit?

What’s a Gigabit?

Gig is short for Gigabit which is a measurement unit commonly used when talking about Internet network speeds. So when you hear Gigabit or Megabit or Kilobit, you’re really talking about Bits Per Second (and multiples thereof). It’s a measurement of how many Bits (chunks of data) travel over a network per second.

When it comes to Internet Speeds, bigger is better. The more data your connection can support, the better quality video you can stream, the more video you can simultaneously stream, and the better overall experience you will enjoy.

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C Spire Fastest ISP in Mississippi!

C Spire Fastest ISP in Mississippi!

Speedtest.net has proclaimed C Spire Fiber the fastest ISP in Mississippi for 2015.

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http://www.speedtest.net/awards/us/mississippi

Learn more about Speedtest.net’s methodology after the jump:

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