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How to ping test in Mac OS X

How to ping test in Mac OS X

  1. On the home screen, open the Spotlight search tool and type “network utility” in the search bar. Double click the Network Utility app to open it.
     
    You can also find this app at /System/Library/CoreServices/Applications.
     

     
  2. Select the Ping tab and then type the address you’d like to ping in the text box. Click Ping and wait for the ping results.
     

Understanding ping test results

Ping test results look similar in both Windows and Mac OS.

Credit from : https://iihelp.iinet.net.au/How_to_run_a_ping_test