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Freakin hard to believe sometimes. thats that an actual place on Earth. Step it up USA.
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I think the next country my wife and I move to will be either HK or Singapore... I don't want internet speeds to be a factor but..........

Beats The Philippines! I pay $40 a month... it's unlimited but, how much could I DL at this speed lol BTW, this is the fastest plan available!



I was getting better speeds using Globe's 3G than that... ugh. My buddy in Lucena City uses Philcom and yeah, its about that bad. Took longer to download my emails on his landline DSL than over the air on Globe via unlocked iPhone tethering. I think I was paying something like 50P a day to get unlimited for the day from Globe... but its a pain because their network is always busy when you try to top up on load for the day.
    
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i pay £24 for 30mb
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1Gbps of bandwidth within the Firewall of China that censors everything?
Nah, not interested.
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1Gbps of bandwidth within the Firewall of China that censors everything?
Nah, not interested.
Hong Kong doesn't have censors though...
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Awesomesauce. Once this comes to Shanghai, my dad can get it and when I go over during the summer, I won't have slow internet.
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1Gbps of bandwidth within the Firewall of China that censors everything?
Nah, not interested.
Read the last few posts dammit!

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Hong Kong doesn't have censors though...
This
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Well actually 1gb/s would be really really nice here in Shanghai



I use my compound's internet. They say I have 4mb but who knows. It's better than the 1MB I used to get a few months earlier. I think we pay the equivalent of $40 for this.
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i pay £24 for 30mb
i pay £0 for 20MB broadband.

and as soon as BT infinity it out in my area i will be getting 50MB broadband for £0.


You have to love British telecom
    
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1Gbps of bandwidth within the Firewall of China that censors everything?
Nah, not interested.
HK Doesn't censor.


Anyway... Here's my Thailand speed. I live in an apt. building...Pay $7 a month. Not too bad, but not sure on the plan he's got, or the cost. Looks like 12mb/1mb...Guesstimate cost around $50. No cap.

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