Starlink – The Elon Musk Internet Service

Starlink the Elon Musk Satellite Internet Service is available to a limited number of users per coverage area currently. Orders according to the website are fulfilled on a first-come, first-served basis.

According to the Starlink website – Expect to see the SpaceX service launch somewhere between mid-to-late 2021.

The total cost of the service per month is $139. Plus, a $709 hardware fee and $100 shipping fee will also be incurred

If you want to sign up you will need to pay $139, which is the equivalent of one month of Starlink service.

Users can expect to see data speeds vary from 50Mb/s to 150Mb/s and latency from 20ms to 40ms in most locations over the next several months as they enhance the Starlink system.

This is a satellite service but Starlink satellites are closer to the ground which allows for the latency and data speeds.

More information can be found at the Starlink Website

Author: Adelaide Techguy

Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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