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I am pretty happy with charter. It does get knocked out every once in a while, but it is usually back up in no time. I am also very happy with the speeds I get.



That's from 5 mins ago. The package I have is Charter plus which is advertised as up to 18 down and 2 up. Really all depends on where you are at though.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by AMDPhenomX4 View Post
I like them. They've increased the speed of the connection twice in a few years, and I usually get close to advertised.
Where are you? State I mean

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You can be so demanding,

I've had enough bad Internet to last a lifetime. Enough is enough XD.
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Never had my cable internet go out due to weather. I had DSL before cable and it used to go out everytime it rained for some reason.
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Where are you? State I mean



I've had enough bad Internet to last a lifetime. Enough is enough XD.
Massachusetts as listed under my name. Its probably because I live in suburbs instead of the city. Even so, they were more than compliant with adding a signal booster from increased splitting and changing the pole wiring on a few occasions.

Edited by AMDPhenomX4 - 5/7/11 at 5:19pm
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I have them as well....pretty good speeds.
    
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Cheers guys . Looks to be a good choice then...

Can't wait to feel the speed boost

What about cap enforcement - is it strict or?
Edited by -iceblade^ - 5/7/11 at 5:23pm
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You're going to love it
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Speed is great, only got disconnected once during it's 6+ month lifetime. The included cable modem runs wireless/wired just fine, and handled 6 PC's without a hiccup. You'll love it
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post #19 of 31
Charter, the company itself along with most others sucks, but when it works its pretty decent. I know comcast had a cap, when did charter start this? Bastards!
Verizon FIOS = win
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post #20 of 31
I have charter there not bad at all-since i went to docsis 3.0 with there 25 meg down load and 3.1 upload-havent had any probs-some times got 3 computers and the xbox going all at once.

But there cutomer service still sucks-and watch your bill i have caught more than a couple mistakes.
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