How to Check Your Bandwidth

By Andrew Meer

The bandwidth of your Internet connection determines its upload and download speed. The higher the bandwidth of your Internet connection, the faster you can upload and download files. You can check the bandwidth of your Internet connection by visiting a website such as BandwidthPlace, SpeedTest.net or Bandwidth.com.

Step 1

Open any Web browser on your computer.

Step 2

Use the Web browser to go to the BandwidthPlace, SpeedTest.Net or Bandwidth.com websites.

Step 3

Click the "Start Test" or "Begin Test" buttons to check the bandwidth of your Internet connection.