Comcast boosting speeds of its Internet plans for free
CHICAGO — Comcast will increase the speeds of its Blast and Extreme 50 Internet plans in March for no additional cost, the company announced Tuesday.
The Blast plan will increase its maximum download speed from 25 Mbps to 50 Mbps and its maximum upload speed from 4 Mbps to 10 Mbps.
Extreme 50 will increase its maximum download speed from 50 Mbps to 105 Mpbs and its maximum upload speed from 15 Mbps to 20 Mbps.
To activate the new speeds when they become available, customers need to restart their cable modems, Comcast stated in a release.
In April, Comcast plans to increase the speed of its Performance plan as well.