Post your broadband speed

Discussion in 'Network questions and troubleshooting' started by lmimmfn, Apr 19, 2008.

  1. Solfaur

    Solfaur Ancient Guru

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    As other said, that does not look like 30mb to me either.

    I pay ~$15/month for this:

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  2. w0nderz

    w0nderz Member Guru

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    Wow, pretty good deals you got there..

    Paying 27€ (which include Cable TV, Phone and Internet) for 100 Down/100 Up, getting 115/115 though. Can't complain.
     
  3. Steppzor

    Steppzor Master Guru

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    God i love fiber :D

    500/500

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  4. Extraordinary

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    You're getting 6Mbps in that test, try a few different servers to be sure, but iirc there is a law in the UK where if you are not getting a 'Within a certain range' speed, you can get out of your contract without any charge, and I'd would guess that 6meg on a 30meg line is below that range

    I was looking at Vodafones new broadband offer, fibre without line rental
    https://www.vodafone.co.uk/broadband

    Never even heard of Relish, it's something I'd put on a burger
     

  5. AsiJu

    AsiJu Ancient Guru

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    I have a 50 Mbit 4G connection and I get between 20-30 Mbps on average.
    Though with 4G and other wireless connections the nominal speed isn't that much indicative of the true speed as in landline/cable connections.

    I assume this is what you have?
    https://www1.relish.net/athome

    Real speed depends on signal strength and such.
     
  6. WhiteLightning

    WhiteLightning Don Illuminati Staff Member

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    threads merged ;)
     
  7. Odellot

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    Wish our ISP became more affordable..I pay 60 usd for my Internet and hell not even close to what I see with you Gurus..

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  8. zipper

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    Landlines suck, my 24 Mbps gives just 8. The providers give unrealistic values in adverts and are due to fix their approach.
     
  9. Extraordinary

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    ADSL landlines suck, FTTC landlines are great

    Advertised 76/18, get 75/18
     
  10. sykozis

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    My FiOS connection is far more stable and considerably faster than my 4G connection. My 4G connection never reaches it's max speed whereas my FiOS connection regularly exceeds the advertised speed.
     

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    ...aaaand I was right. I only had the 1/gbit/1gbit connection for 5 days before they changed to the right speed :(

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  12. pimpernell

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    The quality of internet connection today is so important, that if i ever moving again the first thing i will look for is a good fiber connection.
    We are lucky here far out on the countryside that we got founding from the government to get it, without we would never have got it (and now there is a more "right" wing party in charge, so they cut a lot of founding for infrastructure.)
    There would never be economically profit for a company to build fiber outside of cities.
    (And i refuse to live in a city again, the traffic/noise/people make me puke.)
     
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  13. Solfaur

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    Yeah that's the best possible scenario. Living in a secluded area, all the internets one can have, snow outside. Lovely. :)

    They start to bring better and better internetv (cable) on the countryside here as well. But sure, my 1gbit/0.5gbit for ~12euros a month is only available in the cities still.
     
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    Upgraded our 4G modem to something modern.
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    On the other hand, some people who could care less about living in the country side, get to pay for you to have fiber out there. Money to build that fiber network doesn't magically poop out of a unicorn butt. Someone pays for it.....And contrary to popular belief, fiber internet is not a right, it isn't even a necessity. So basically they pay for your luxury item. I can't believe those "right" winger nut jobs aren't jumping up and down to do this for you. Also, can't believe people want to make a profit!!! Sheesh!! I am sure out there in the country side you donate all the money you make from your job, and never keep any of that filthy lucre.

    Btw you should keep your political commentary to yourself on forums.
     

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    Download- 11.29 MB/s -Upload- 1.09- MB/s 9 ms Ping
    Comcast with upgraded Modem,1st one I had 1/10 the speed I do now so I am somewhat happy. Price is $40 a month. Wish I had fiber to be honest.Nz
     
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    new modem and router and upgrade to highest speed.

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    using ISP own speed test results in 360 mb/s
     
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