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Old April 7th, 2013, 10:43 PM
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I'd say my connection is fairly decent, but having an old computer kind of negates that.
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Old April 7th, 2013, 11:12 PM
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^ Thats allgoodz bro, fast downloading speeds is what people want, and 22.43 Megabits per second is quite fast indeed -if pinging a close server.

Try to ping like Auckland New Zealand, the speed, it will be way slower.
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Old April 8th, 2013, 07:03 AM
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^^ Wow, 5kbps? Dont tell me you are on dial-up there mate. OMG.
Yes, I'm on dial-up because it's free. I've been on it for about two months now, though I'll soon be upgrading in anticipation of a job offer.
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Old April 10th, 2013, 03:05 AM
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I have a lovely download speed of 2.64 Mbps download, gaining a lovely D+.
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Old April 10th, 2013, 03:23 AM
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This is kinda good for someone in Britain considering we have horrible internet in this country. That upload time is just awful though.
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Old April 10th, 2013, 03:39 AM
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As you can see, the UK's upload speed is just terrible, but my download speed is fairly good. Now if I could have over 2 MB upload, then I could stream games with no issues. I guess I should be thankful that my internet download is really good for when I wish to download movies, games etc.
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Old April 11th, 2013, 02:09 AM
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'BT Infinity, fibre optic' and I get a B. Not happy guys, not happy. Though I am British.
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Old April 16th, 2013, 01:35 AM
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Welcome to Australia... the download speed is somewhat tolerable, but the upload speed's horrendous. It's much better than the Internet I had two years ago, however (0.25 upload, 0.27 download, ~270 ping) :/
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Old April 16th, 2013, 02:52 AM
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Look at how slow my computer is LOL.



Well I'm only using a broadband that will explain this horrible speed. :3
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Old April 16th, 2013, 10:34 AM
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I'd say this is pretty decent. Though, not really a fan of Comcast, however, it is much better from when they were Adelphia Cable years ago.
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Old April 16th, 2013, 01:22 PM
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I live in Montreal.. How is my download slower here compared to Quebec City lol

Also, Wellington... not sure if New Zealand or Australia, since Speed Check kinda just randomly picked it.



Not sure if FiOS is responsible for the minimal kbps loss here.

I pay75$/mo after tax for TV, Internet and home phone services with Bell. The bandwidth is unlimited, and you can boost the speed but it becomes too expensive! I can patiently sleep and wait overnight for stuff to download, and 5mbps is enough to play online without lag.

Canada's upload speeds are atrocious, though, and no provider seems to provide better upload mbps. Everything's stuck around 1mbps.

My dad is around 30mbps download, though, but he has a download cap.
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Old April 17th, 2013, 10:32 AM
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112Kb/s highest download speed!

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Old April 17th, 2013, 12:49 PM
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I get 8-9 Mbps download speeds most of the time which is still slow when you copmpare it to today's internet speeds lol and a upload speed of 1Mbps but it's enough for me personally.

The package we're on is cheap anyay so I can't complain (£11.50 or something like that)
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Old April 19th, 2013, 12:33 AM
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Mine is kinda sucky, usually it's a bit faster haha

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Old April 24th, 2013, 06:24 AM
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Is this considered fast?
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Old April 24th, 2013, 11:26 AM
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I'm content enough. Had to get Charter because Charter and AT&T are the main two providers where I live, and I'm happy with it because AT&T is horse crap. I had it when I lived with my mom and the speeds were like 4 down/.5 up.
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Old April 27th, 2013, 11:38 AM
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Good enough for me.
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Old April 27th, 2013, 12:29 PM
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Kinda weird how my friends laugh at me for this, I'm rather proud of it...

@Cirno: Whoa, your upload speed is really high compared to your download.
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Old May 4th, 2013, 05:21 PM
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Hughesnet sucks. But it is better then dialup. At least.

I'm planning to cancel and get internet through Centurylink. On paper, my speeds through Hughesnet are 2 Mbs. In practice though the high ping negates the majority of that speed. What I'd get from Centurylink would etiher be 75% or just under half (Two avaliable to me, 1.5 Mbs and 768 Kbs) of what my current, stated, speed is but the much, much, lower ping would let me get more use out of it. That and not having a daily download limit. (250 MB a day. Thankfully their is a free download period... I make heavy use of that.)

Either one would be slow speeds but still... Would be usable. Most of the games I want to play mp on again are older ones so they wouldn't require high speeds anyway.
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Old May 5th, 2013, 04:16 AM
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I did not expect it to be that much xD
I'm extremely jealous of that upload speed, takes me a few hours per video on my so-so connection..
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Old May 9th, 2013, 01:58 PM
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Old May 9th, 2013, 04:56 PM
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I did not expect it to be that much xD
H-howw.... faster than 99% of the US -.-'


Here's mine:

And this is with wireless connection, with the modem across the house, with 2 other people in the house gaming.

<3 my internet.
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Old May 10th, 2013, 07:22 AM
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It fluctuates, but sometimes it can get as high as 17 Mbs (or just about). I've never seen it over 17 though.

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Old May 16th, 2013, 01:31 PM
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New update, yaay! From what people have told me this is good, so I'm happy with it.
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Old May 16th, 2013, 03:54 PM
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22.3MB/s down 23.22mb/s up
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