The speed of the broadband of MTNL is measured in megabits per second or Mbps or kilobits per second or Kbps. Higher Mbps means the better is the connection of internet. This particular information is helpful in making the decision about the current service or the need to improve the internet speed. Customers can check their MTNL speed by going to the link http://register.bol.net.in/mtnlportal/dsl/tester.jsp.
The speed at which the information can be uploaded and downloaded can also be known by visiting one of the many sites for checking connection speed. Speakeasy.net is one of such sites. For this, people will be required to choose a location of the server to check the speed and then the test can be performed which is over in a few minutes. The speed test result is displayed in kbps. People can also check their internet speed through these two sites http://www.bandwidthplace.com/, http://speedtest.net/.