Comparison of Costs and Speed Broadband Internet Malaysia Against Other Countries.
Malaysia aims to become a developed country within five years, that is in 2020. And even though people in this country are increasingly savvy, the fact that the rate of broadband speed broadband internet in the country is still low. This is exacerbated by the cost of broadband subscriptions were seen very high compared to countries in the region.
If you look at the studies conducted earlier, countries such as Singapore and Thailand are more forward in terms of cost and speed of broadband. Singapore and Thailand, each on average have broadband speeds of 61 megabits per second (Mbps) and 17.7Mbps. This was followed by Vietnam (13.1Mbps) and Cambodia (5.7Mbps). Malaysia, has a speed of 5.5Mbps
It is interesting to see how the development of broadband in South Korea recognized the country with the fastest Internet speed. South Korea last year, introducing broadband with speeds of 10Gbps, which is capable of downloading files with size 1GB in only 0.8 seconds. On average, the cost of 100Mbps broadband in South Korea is US $ 27 (RM98.88).
The United States, despite holding the status of a developed country, is also facing the same situation with Malaysia. For broadband speeds 45Mbps, users there have to pay about US $ 90 (RM330).