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Why can't we have speeds like this all the time. Its going to be a sad day when I move out of residence.
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The guys mans no sense at all. Internet is something different. Its like food now you cant go without it. Heavily users use small companies and those that are not heavy users get the plans with fast speeds and low GBs simple as that. All plans that are Unlimited dont go over 5Mb/s which is really slow now. Basically he is saying because some people drive more they should pay extra for the extra KM they do a day because every bod else doesn't drive as much.
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Originally Posted by francesthemutes View Post
I'll just cancel my internet service if they do this. I'm on fiber optics and it's very easy for me to go through 25GB of ANYTHING on the net.
If your on FTTH, then your not with a wholesales...
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The guys mans no sense at all. Internet is something different. Its like food now you cant go without it. Heavily users use small companies and those that are not heavy users get the plans with fast speeds and low GBs simple as that. All plans that are Unlimited dont go over 5Mb/s which is really slow now. Basically he is saying because some people drive more they should pay extra for the extra KM they do a day because every bod else doesn't drive as much.
But nobody really defined what's a heavy user or what's a lite user...
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But nobody really defined what's a heavy user or what's a lite user...
Yeah thats a problem too. You cant call a person that play games, watches movies in 1080p and download 5-6 new games via steam a heavily user in content but that over 100GB of Data.
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This is horrible. I right now have a 8 (YES 8) GB cap per month. Its torture!
BUT, next month, the ISP is switching to unlimited bandwith.
oh sweet heaven, here I come!
But, really this is bad!
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