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Musk: Starlink will hit 300Mbps and expand to “most of Earth” this year – Ars Technica

SpaceX CEO teases higher speeds, lower latency, and near-global coverage.

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Starlink broadband speeds will double to 300Mbps “later this year,” SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wrote on Twitter yesterday. SpaceX has been telling users to expect speeds of 50Mbps to 150Mbps since the beta began a few months ago.
Musk also wrote that “latency will drop to ~20ms later this year.” This is no surprise, as SpaceX promised latency of 20ms to 40ms during the beta and had said months ago that “we expect…

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