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General Chat Thread, How fast is your ISP? in General; In light of the ASA threatening ISP's with false advertising for 'upto 8Mbps' etc, Lets see how fast your ISP ...
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    How fast is your ISP?

    In light of the ASA threatening ISP's with false advertising for 'upto 8Mbps' etc, Lets see how fast your ISP actually is.

    Please Post as below...

    ISP - O2
    Location - London
    Type - ADSL2
    Advertised Bandwidth - 16Mbps


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    ISP - Be
    Location - Small town outside glasgow
    Type - ADSL2
    Advertised Bandwidth - Upto 24mb



    I must add, that Ive done a LOT of internal work on the phone system to optimize the speeds. At first I was only getting ~ 10mb.

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    No LLU here in the sticks

    ISP: Goscomb
    Location: middle of nowhere (wait, their location? London)
    Type: IPstream
    Advertised throughput (because bandwidth is a different statistic): 8Mib/s


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    This is works and home as i live on site

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    Well if were getting into mines bigger than yours!

    Feels like home with the amount of nights I've spent here doing uni work!


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    Virgin Media/NTL

    Wellingborough, Northants

    10mb line



    -Ken
    Last edited by wagnerk; 13th February 2009 at 08:36 AM. Reason: Area added

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    I have speed envy.

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    here's mine
    isp is Easynet
    10 meg line
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    SP - E-Quest
    Location - Helmond, The Netherlands
    Type - Glass
    Advertised Bandwidth - 50Mbps U/D


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    At work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AJT1 View Post
    Well if were getting into mines bigger than yours!

    Feels like home with the amount of nights I've spent here doing uni work!

    Damn!

    Time to upgrade to a gig pipe i think

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    at work (atm its working, usually stops around 11am atm)




    at home I'm on UKFSN, who are a reseller of Entanet
    Have 8mb @ 8mb

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    Work, 100mbit line.


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    ISP - Orcon
    Location - Auckland
    Type - ADSL2 Unbundled
    Advertised Bandwidth - Up to 24MBit


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    Quote Originally Posted by wagnerk View Post
    Virgin Media/NTL

    Wellingborough, Northants

    10mb line



    -Ken
    How have you got that upload? I thought the 10Mb lines only had a 512k upload, and the 768k was for the 20Mb lines? Has there been an increase that I don't know of?

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