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    What is your connection speed?
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    What is your connection speed?
    I was just wondering, what everyone's connection speed is? I just want to know, if my ISP is being too generous or is my connection speed the norm now?

    dn: 3143 kbps
    up: 350 kbps

    Sometimes, I can get up to 3500 kbps. And other people in my area can get up to 4000 kpbs with my ISP.

    Use this link, if you want to test your connection speed:
    http://nyc.speakeasy.net/

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    What is your connection speed?
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    It's not the NORM, but you can get it a lot of places now. I get 3490 down, 297 up. Others with my ISP get 6000+ dn, 768 up. They're on a higher end plan though. Small business workplace plan.
    'cause when it rains, you know it pours.

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    What is your connection speed?
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    I use Bandwidthplace.com and Im wireless on a school net so i only get.. 135.3 kilobits per second

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    how do u find that?

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    What is your connection speed?
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    Quote Originally Posted by shaun89
    how do u find that?
    What do ya mean?

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    Mine said:

    4452 down
    353 up

    But I didn't disable everything in the background. It seems pretty nice though

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    Your download speed : 3475662 bps, or 3394 kbps.
    A 424.2 KB/sec transfer rate.
    Your upload speed : 2189781 bps, or 2138 kbps.
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    Wow! How did you get that upload speed?

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    College network gives a priority connection to comp sci students which happens to be 4 of us
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    What is your connection speed?
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    Wow, typo maybe?

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    What is your connection speed?
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    Quote Originally Posted by trpnmonkey41
    College network gives a priority connection to comp sci students which happens to be 4 of us
    I never know an upload speed could be that fast, wow!

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    What is your connection speed?
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    i wish i had fiber straight to my house

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    is that fast?
    Im unsure of how to say what it is, so here are the screenshots.
    also did not disable or quit other apps.
    Attached Images Attached Images

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    What is your connection speed?
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    hey, just did the test again, that top number in the second screenshot changed to 4.5.

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    Most of you must have Cable. Here in Central Calif. with DSL I get 1.2Mbits down and 300 up. The down is pretty typical for California SBC Dsl. My upload is about 2x what most of my friends on DSL get. I am not far from the Central Office.

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