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only getting 6mbps instead of 12 mbps from comcast!!!

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this is really annoying i am paying $42.95 per month and i only get 6mbps not 12mbps and here is the screenshot



i would like to hear your thoughts on this issue.
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try www.speedtest.net
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Yep thats why in your fine print is says speeds UP TO 12mbps
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SinX7 View Post
Concur.

Also, it depends on what ports your ISP throttles. Depending on that, you should decide on a representative site such as speedtest.net. Then you'll get the max possible DL you can get, and UL.

Problem also: depends on time of day and how busy the site is... xD
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That how they do marketing my speed is 1.3mbps but advertise 8
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Thread Starter 
who is your isp kcklub?
Edited by 006 - 2/6/09 at 5:57pm
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post #7 of 25
Wow, I'm paying for 3mbps for $45 here.
Try speedtest like others said
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ok, lets try speedtest.net
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post #9 of 25
Try a few different locations. The fastest for me is NJ even though there are some closer locations.
Edit: See, like here in Bangor ME which is much closer.

And here's Montreal.

Edited by x2s3w4 - 2/6/09 at 6:11pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by x2s3w4 View Post
Try a few different locations. The fastest for me is NJ even though there are some closer locations.
Locations dont seem to matter for my download. If i use the one 20 miles from me its the same as the one in seattle, Im in florida. The distace changed my upload though, by about 15%.
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