Netflix is one of the best streaming platforms out there. However, some users complain that Netflix doesn’t stream fast enough. So we decided to find out just how much bandwidth Netflix uses when streaming video.
Here’s a step-by-step guide to testing your internet connection speed so you can make sure you’re getting the fastest possible speeds from Netflix.
Step 1. Start Streaming Video
First, open Netflix on your computer. Next, click on the menu icon () located in the upper right corner of the screen. Click on Settings ().
Step 2. Select Internet Connection Speed Test
Next, select Internet Connection Speed Test.
Step 3. Choose a Location
Now, choose a location. We recommend choosing a location near your home or office.
Step 4. Watch the Results
Once you’ve selected a location, watch the results. They’ll tell you how much bandwidth Netflix uses.