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Very Good Download Speed,So-So Upload

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by WayfarinStrangr, Feb 26, 2007.


  1. WayfarinStrangr

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    With Comcast cable i am getting 11,745 kbps download speed


    but only 369 kbps upload speed


    How can i increase my upload speed,thanks!
     

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  2. BilltheCat

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    it's limited by your cable system.

    and dont count on 11Mbs download forever. It will go down as more people sign on.
     

  3. Toyman

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    Yeah, for clarification, your connection speed for broadband is often two-fold. One speed for download, one for upload. Generally the upload speed is much slower.
     
  4. Rabid Rabbit

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    Your upload rate is on the high side of typical.
     
  5. malkore

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    that's a sucky upload IMO.

    I use residential roadrunner. about 5,000 down, and nearly 1,000 up.
     
  6. BilltheCat

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    Thats about the same for me. RR and 5-6000 down bouncing all up and down the scale and a pretty consistant 750K-1000K upload.

    makes one wonder where all that BW is going to when I am scking dirt.

    :shocked:
     
  7. lens

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    Comcast sells different levels. If you want a higher upload level, be prepared to pay a lot more however!

    You might find the pricing on their website, otherwise a call to CS should get you the bad news.
     
  8. Blitzer

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    Typical performance, didn't you read your connection contract?


    Money = Speed
     
  9. busterbob

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    I think not!
    Expensive and not near as fast as they toot it to be!
     
  10. greenlead

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    Here's mine:
    [​IMG]:hearts:
     
  11. Nicky D

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    This was the best I could get from a server in NY. The server closer to home was alot slower. I have Comcast with their lowest tier.

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  12. IndyGunFreak

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    Little on the slow side right now...

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  13. DeadMansLife

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    My CC low tier 100 mi nearest server,

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    2400 mi cross country

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    8650 mi cross world

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  14. G-MAN 45

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    down is pretty fast up is slow these numbers are right around my average

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  15. jhall

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    ATT Yahoo DSL

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    I'm less than 1/2 mile from the switch or Co-op.

    I'm on the 6mb/768kb plan they offer for 34.99 a month.
     
  16. JMag

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