Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 


313 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 10


  Reply # 375700 2-Sep-2010 12:17 Send private message

Yea Fixed.... Latency on gaming has improved but alot of websites still time out, yes I have rung them they keep blaming my equipment when I know its not at fault.  This issue has been going on for over a month now its not good enough.  I pay for broadband not b ......time out... refresh.... broad..... refresh Broadband!




 

14 posts

Geek


  Reply # 375718 2-Sep-2010 12:47 Send private message

billgates:
have you logged a call with VF yet regarding this issue? I could not browse a lot of website's like google and kotaku last saturday. gave them a call at 11am. got a call back from VF same day 4pm. all fixed. please try now. and yes it was fixed.


As mentioned re-opened the ticket that I logged back in 4th Aug. I shouldn't have to phone VF on a regular basis the problem should be fixed permanently.

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 376865 5-Sep-2010 13:45 Send private message

I too have joined up with this Ultimate 30gb deal with Vodafone. Pages load up ok but down loads are at dial up speed average about 60kbs. Speed test came back at 600kbs. So what is going on with this Vodafone service.

39 posts

Geek


  Reply # 376868 5-Sep-2010 13:51 Send private message

Where you located? I've been a Voda customer for ages (since iHug prior to the buyout) and have noticed declining speeds....but can't tell whether that is just more people in my subdivision sharing a scarce resource...or Voda,s service. Used to enjoy 5-9Mbps but am lucky to get 3Mbps nowadays. Fine for web browsing but direct downloads could.should be faster (at least for local sources).

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 376871 5-Sep-2010 13:58 Send private message

I am in Upper Hutt and move from the CBD side of the Hutt River where I had cable broadband at great speeds. Now on the Totra Park side of river were you can't get cable so went with the Vodafone deal. The down loading speeds are just rubbish. is any one else have this issue?

11 posts

Geek


  Reply # 376872 5-Sep-2010 13:59 Send private message

minofgeek: Where you located? I've been a Voda customer for ages (since iHug prior to the buyout) and have noticed declining speeds....but can't tell whether that is just more people in my subdivision sharing a scarce resource...or Voda,s service. Used to enjoy 5-9Mbps but am lucky to get 3Mbps nowadays. Fine for web browsing but direct downloads could.should be faster (at least for local sources).



I am in Upper Hutt and move from the CBD side of the Hutt River where I had cable broadband at great speeds. Now on the Totra Park side of river were you can't get cable so went with the Vodafone deal

14 posts

Geek


  Reply # 381981 19-Sep-2010 19:34 Send private message

FYI

About 3 weeks ago I decided to go back to the Vodafone modem that was supplied when I switched to Vodafone.

I've not experienced any of the issues since.

I've not gone through my linksys router to see why the difference but may pursue this at some stage, however not in a hurry given the family is happy including gaming.

JP

1 | 2 | 3 
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Do I have the right to return this?
Created by corksta, last reply by kiwibro111 on 21-Dec-2014 23:54 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Slaughter of Innocents
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 19-Dec-2014 17:46 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


youtube downloader
Created by Ford, last reply by jarledb on 22-Dec-2014 16:57 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


Spray Foam Insulation
Created by AACTech, last reply by timbosan on 19-Dec-2014 16:58 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Crew Drinking on Flights - Why!?
Created by networkn, last reply by Geektastic on 22-Dec-2014 09:35 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Spark, the least secure part of your home network?
Created by NZtechfreak, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 23-Dec-2014 02:02 (31 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Police Camera Van Disguise
Created by Reanalyse, last reply by jackyleunght2002 on 23-Dec-2014 01:10 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Some lowlife is using my easy to remember number to commit idiocy
Created by joker97, last reply by joker97 on 22-Dec-2014 15:48 (15 replies)


Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.