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29 July 2016

Check Internet Speed using Speedtest Chrome Extension

Speedtest.net the best internet speed testing service used my millions all over the world has released their Chrome extension to make testing your internet speed a lot simpler. Now you do not need to visit their site everytime you want to check your internet speed. Just click the extension and voila ! you can check your internet speed quickly + they have one more additional feature.

speedtest.net chrome extension demo

Another great thing about this extension is that it not only lets you check your current internet upload and download speed but as soon as you click the extension icon you will see speed of the website you are on right now, so as you can see from the screenshot, my site speed displayed at the bottom, that is 2.79 sec (Sweet !)

Testing Internet Upload and Download Speed using Speedtest.net Chrome Extension

To check your internet speed first you need to install the extension; you can get Speedtest.net Chrome extension from below.

Chrome Extension

After you have installed this extension you should see a small Icon, check the image above, just click that and you are good to Press the GO button to start the speed test.

Now first it will check your download speed and then it will start checking your upload speed. I hope you will be able to check your internet speed easily and quickly using this extension, thanks, Speedtest.net fro creating a much easier approach :)