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Poll Results: What is your speed?

Poll expired: Jul 26, 2007  
  • 4% (1)
    50<MB
  • 9% (2)
    30MB
  • 9% (2)
    15MB
  • 18% (4)
    5MB
  • 22% (5)
    3MB
  • 4% (1)
    2MB
  • 9% (2)
    1.5MB
  • 13% (3)
    1MB
  • 9% (2)
    768K
  • 0% (0)
    56K
22 Total Votes  
post #21 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post
NO do not run a speedtest, alot of cable companies download fast for just long enough to get a 20mbit on the speedtest, while the connection is really only 6. Also on my 6mbit DSL, speedtest.net would say I had a 2mbit connection, despite the fact that I could turn around and get 700KB/s on a download. It is not in any way an accurate reflection of internet speeds.

Currently I'm on 3mbit, which is the fastest you can get where I'm living.


first of all, I use comcast cable and the powerboost pushes me to 20mbit/s and in no way does that not reflect my actual speed. Whenever a download comes up, a game is running, or a page is loaded, powerboost kicks in and thus it IS my true speed. I have no idea what you talking about, its been accurate for a while, however i prefer

www.speakeasy.net/speedtest

its the same thing but much more simple
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post #22 of 30
I am supposed to have 3 down, and I don't remeber up, but my internet isn't running at the correct speed today, so no screenie! But I get my service through windstream, who bought out alltel.

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post #23 of 30
1mbit down, 256kbit up

bout £25 a month or $50 to you american types.

www.bt.com
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post #24 of 30
InsightBB is my provider.

We pay $100 a month including digital cable. About $50 for the net.

But, we pay for 10.0MB and we get 12MB. I asked the tech who came to replace some outdated splitters and he said that unlike most ISP's, they will generally give a little more to make sure you get the speed you pay for. Woo for Insight!
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post #25 of 30


Roadrunner, 40/month

I tried a bunch of different locations and got between 4-5MBPS no matter what, I think they claim 5MBPS but I usually see around 3.
    
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post #26 of 30
just checking my speed today,
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post #27 of 30
6Mbps down 1.5Mbps up $40/month Comcast (yes its my regular rate not a discount)

Speakeasy results....

Last Result:
Download Speed: 24740 kbps (3092.5 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 1586 kbps (198.3 KB/sec transfer rate)

and Speedtest.net


And as the op said I to get these speeds sustained not just on speedtest's, most of my downloads average between 1.5MBps and 2.5MBps which = 12-20Mbps down.
post #28 of 30
12MB cable line
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post #29 of 30
I have 768kbs down and 256kbs up . My Parents pay $39.99.
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post #30 of 30
ON ROADRUNNER WIRELESS!!!! PIC TO PROVE ITS WIRELESS!

Download Speed: 9798 kbps (1224.8 KB/sec transfer rate)

Upload Speed: 956 kbps (119.5 KB/sec transfer rate)







    
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