Speedtest.net is a great tool. It’s used by millions of people all the time when their internet connections slow down. It’s used by internet service providers when people call up and complain.
I decided to use the mobile version of the tool and see how fast my LTE data connection was. That’s a different post though. I wondered just how much data running a speedtest.net test would use. Well here are the results.
Here’s the before data usage result (obtained by dialing *DATA#).
And here’s the after…
As you can see… running the test used roughly one megabyte of data. Not too shabby.