Aussie Broadband has disclosed 1 of its residential NBN consumers managed to download 34TB of data in a month, setting a new significant mark when it comes to published use.

The range is 8TB increased than the very last time a range like this was disclosed NBN Co said in December very last 12 months its largest person at that time consumed 26TB in a month.

Responding to a question on “what is the most a person has downloaded in a month”, Aussie Broadband’s handling director Phillip Britt explained to a Reddit AMA that the “highest at the minute is 34TB.”

“They’ll probably be hearing from us quickly below the honest use policy,” Britt included.

iTnews has contacted an NBN Co spokesperson to see how 34TB in a month ranks across the complete NBN person base in conditions of major customers of internet solutions.

The sizable increase may possibly have been manufactured possible by the availability of increased velocity NBN ideas considering the fact that NBN Co very last disclosed its personal figures.

It now offers somewhat reasonably priced 250Mbps and up to gigabit merchandise to residential consumers, and has noticed great get-up at the 250Mbps tier.

COVID-19 may possibly also have performed a element, with residential connections now getting employed extra for business uses, or to basically stave off boredom throughout lockdowns.

Clarification was getting sought at the time of publication.

Britt said that on a for every-person foundation, Queenslanders ended up the heaviest internet consumers, “adopted intently by Victorians”.