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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby Blueline29 » Wed Sep 02, 2009 7:40 am

I'm a) bored, and b) at work, so I ran it on my iPhone and got 1.47 Mbps down and .35 up. Ping was 391 ms. Go me.
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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby holys » Sat Sep 13, 2014 12:04 am

My Internet speed test results are,
Download Speed: 18.89 Mbps
Upload Speed:0.795 Mbps.
I perform this test from ScanMySpeed.com
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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby ViPeRx007 » Sat Sep 13, 2014 11:32 am

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Not bad for a home connection. And you jokers think I still ride a horse to work and plant corn seeds all day.

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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby ComradeT » Sat Sep 13, 2014 11:41 am

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Not bad for a home connection. And you jokers think I still ride a horse to work and plant corn seeds all day.

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What I'm shocked at is that Charter's tentacles spread to Billings, MT. But I guess they couldn't pass up a town with a name like that...
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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby ViPeRx007 » Sat Sep 13, 2014 6:40 pm

ComradeT wrote:
ViPeRx007 wrote:Image

Not bad for a home connection. And you jokers think I still ride a horse to work and plant corn seeds all day.

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What I'm shocked at is that Charter's tentacles spread to Billings, MT. But I guess they couldn't pass up a town with a name like that...


It's pretty much the same as the New York version. The only real difference is that Manhattan, MT's population is ~1600 people, which is a mighty 0.001% of Manhattan, NY's population.

We had a local company named Bresnan up until the last few years. Bresnan was then bought by Optimum and Optimum was just bought by Charter probably 1-2 years ago. I can't really complain. The prices haven't really changed and the internet speeds have gotten better. I'm just not super comfortable with the monopoly they have here now.
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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby cprice12 » Sat Sep 20, 2014 2:36 pm

Our connection at home using Clearwire Broadband, sucks so bad.
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So I use my Android phone Goodness on Verizon's network and tether the connection to my home PC and get this:
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...so if we need the speed, we can get it.

But...a recent development has us hopeful...
Wisper Broadband (wisperisp.com) is supposed to be installing an antenna on our neighbor's silo in a couple weeks, which will allow folks around here to get better broadband. And since we'll have line of sight, we should pretty much get the advertised speeds, or so we're told. But we'll see.
The speeds aren't stellar, but we can get up to 20mb down. We'll probably go with their 10mb down and 2mb up package since it's more affordable...which is about 4-5 times faster than our current ISP, for about the same price...$55/mo. Their 20mb package is almost $100/mo. So yeah...nope.
I was also told by Wisper that it is true unlimited data...no throttling or caps.
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Re: How fast is your internet?

Postby runbch » Tue Sep 30, 2014 12:47 pm

I'm using comcast here in Paducah and the speed is fine when its up. However it goes out like once a month including all of yesterday.
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