BT reaches 800Mbps downstream speeds over copper in latest trial

Sooraj Shah
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Telecoms giant claims there could be no need for more 'expensive, disruptive and time consuming' FTTH

Telecoms giant BT has conducted some new trials using a combination of fibre and copper, achieving downstream speeds of about 800Mbps, and upstream speeds of more than 200Mbps. The telco claims ...

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