Verizon broadband on November 22nd announced new 150/35 Mbps fastest FIOS Internet service that will be available to Verizon small-business customers by end of this year.With FIOS downstream speed of 150 Mbps, consumers can download a two-hour, standard-definition movie (1.5 gigabytes) in less than 80 seconds, and a two-hour HD movie (5 GB) in less than four and a half minutes, something very useful for on the go.
Downloading 20 high-resolution photographs (100 megabytes) would take less than five and a half seconds using the 150/35 Mbps service. With the 35 Mbps upstream speed, consumers can upload those same 20 high-resolution photos in less than 23 seconds.
The 150/35 Mbps residential offer will be available to the majority of FiOS-eligible households, and sold as a stand-alone service starting at $194.99 a month when purchased with a one-year service agreement and Verizon wireline voice service. Here is the announcement on 150/25 Mbps FIOS launch by Eric Bruno – Verizon Vice President Product Management: