Originally Posted by leichtwork
what they tell you is the max you will under the best situation. IE, no one else is using the net at the same time. I have seen a lot worst, my connection is crap and I lose the conection to the dns server for our isp all the time and will be with out a connection for hours at a time. Do the test around 6pm and 7pm when everyone else in your area is on the net. you will see a drastic drop in performance.
Originally Posted by MCBrown.CA
They never promised 20 Mb/s download and 6 Mb/s upload, they said you could theoretically attain those speeds if your proximity to their infrastructure is ideal and there is no one else on the line.