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Old 06-07-04, 11:57 AM
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broadband speed

what can i use to check my broadband DL speed?
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Old 06-07-04, 12:26 PM
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http://www.bandwidthplace.com/speedtest/

There are plenty others too, but I like this one.
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Old 06-07-04, 01:46 PM
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So what did you get?
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Old 06-07-04, 05:22 PM
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So what did you get?
Are you asking him or me? Or both?

My score:
Communications: 3.3 megabits per second
Storage: 397.8 kilobytes per second
1MB file download: 2.6 seconds
Subjective rating: Awesome
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Old 06-07-04, 05:29 PM
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Also, www.broadbandreports.com
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Old 06-07-04, 05:54 PM
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Never did this before.

Communications 5 megabits per second
Storage 611.1 kilobytes per second
1MB file download 1.7 seconds
Subjective rating Awesome
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Old 06-07-04, 06:30 PM
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Storage 86.7 kilobytes per second
1MB file download 11.8 seconds
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I have DSL, what do you guys have that you are getting such fast results? What are you paying a month?
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Old 06-07-04, 06:34 PM
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Communications - 5.7 megabits per second
Storage - 698.6 kilobytes per second
1MB file download - 1.5 seconds
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Originally posted by DAC
what do you guys have that you are getting such fast results? What are you paying a month?
Cable. $45ish.

It was feeling pretty fast today, so it's nice to have an objective confirmation.
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Old 06-07-04, 07:08 PM
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Communications: 3.9 megabits per second
1MB file download: 2.2 seconds
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Old 06-07-04, 08:44 PM
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2004-06-07 21:44:00 EST: 637 / 22
Your download speed : 653030 bps, or 637 kbps.
A 79.7 KB/sec transfer rate.
Your upload speed : 23166 bps, or 22 kbps.

I wish I got 5 mbps

Oh well at least my DSL is free.
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Old 06-08-04, 08:40 AM
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1.5 megabits per second

Communications 1.5 megabits per second
Storage 183.2 kilobytes per second
1MB file download 5.6 seconds
Subjective rating Great

This is on our dedicated T1 at the office. My Verizon DSL at home usually pulls in around 90kb/s. It's OK for $35 a month.

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Old 06-08-04, 11:29 AM
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2.6 megabits per second

Communications 2.6 megabits per second
Storage 316.4 kilobytes per second
1MB file download 3.2 seconds
Subjective rating Great


since my brother is surfing on the network also this is not too bad.
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Old 06-08-04, 12:24 PM
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cable for $25 a month
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Old 06-08-04, 07:31 PM
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http://www.dslreports.com/stest

2004-06-08 20:30:42 EST: 1821 / 309
Your download speed : 1865666 bps, or 1821 kbps.
A 227.7 KB/sec transfer rate.
Your upload speed : 316455 bps, or 309 kbps.


Free broadband supplied by work is a good thing...
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Old 06-08-04, 08:34 PM
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Old 06-09-04, 07:39 AM
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Old 06-09-04, 08:02 AM
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1MB file download 51 seconds
Subjective rating Mediocre

I will try work when I get there in an hour
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Old 06-09-04, 08:53 AM
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Old 06-09-04, 10:11 AM
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:::.. Download Stats ..:::
Connection is:: 3844 Kbps about 3.8 Mbps (tested with 1496 KB)
Download Speed is:: 469 KB/sec
Tested From:: http://www.testmy.net/
Bottom Line:: 69 times faster than 56K you can download 1MB in 2.18 second(s)
Validation Link:: http://testmy.net/cgi-bin/get.cgi?Test_ID=90SW44DYK
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