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.

AKT



184 posts

Master Geek


Topic # 73621 17-Dec-2010 18:55 Send private message

I'm new to ADSL 2 and noticed my  VF FS/FS package gives me 1045 up and 18489 down - is this right?  I thought FS up would be 18489 too, but it seems limited to 1045.  Is this the 'maximum' upstream that ADSL2 offers or is there something wrong at the VF end?


Thanks

A

Create new topic
15539 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 828

Trusted
Vodafone NZ
Subscriber

  Reply # 418621 17-Dec-2010 19:12 Send private message

What are the line stats in your modem?




1680 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

  Reply # 418628 17-Dec-2010 19:18 Send private message

ADSL stands for Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line.

Asymmetric means speeds are not the same in each direction.

ADSL2+ has a MAX of 24mbps down and 1mbps up.


AKT



184 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 418644 17-Dec-2010 19:59 Send private message

johnr: What are the line stats in your modem?






  Upstream Downstream




CurrRate(kbps)
1045
18489


MaxRate(kbps)
1041
23496


NoiseMargin(dB)
13.0
11.2


Attenuation(dB)
4.5
1.5


Power(dBm)
12.4
18.3






Thanks

Andy

7528 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 235

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 418704 18-Dec-2010 00:39 Send private message

~1Mbit is the max upload rate of ADSL2+

2311 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 65


  Reply # 418708 18-Dec-2010 00:56 Send private message

"FS" just means whatever your line can do. In your case it's the stats you list, upstream on ADSL "asynchronus". 1mbit is about the max for upstream on ADSL2.

AKT



184 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 418719 18-Dec-2010 07:36 Send private message

kyhwana2: "FS" just means whatever your line can do. In your case it's the stats you list, upstream on ADSL "asynchronus". 1mbit is about the max for upstream on ADSL2.


Thanks for the replies, I knew it was asynchronous, I just wasn't certain how asynchronous it should be.

A

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 new jobs are posted to our jobs board:



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




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Forms of government for New Zealand
Created by charsleysa, last reply by dman on 18-Apr-2014 19:41 (95 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


galaxy s4 now on 4.4.2
Created by nzrock, last reply by timmmay on 18-Apr-2014 19:38 (47 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Snap suffering Trans-Tasman congestion 18/04?
Created by Lias, last reply by RalphFromSnap on 18-Apr-2014 16:09 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


Problem with NDSCam
Created by haydenmarsh, last reply by Benoire on 14-Apr-2014 21:28 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


MH370 - Call for Search & Rescue Help
Created by DS248, last reply by Sideface on 17-Apr-2014 17:28 (735 replies)
Pages... 47 48 49


Weather - Auckland
Created by networkn, last reply by Sidestep on 17-Apr-2014 13:47 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


NZ still in the stone ages regarding IT ?
Created by surfisup1000, last reply by wasabi2k on 17-Apr-2014 16:49 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


why does the tax payer have to pay for the prince and princess' 6 star holiday?
Created by joker97, last reply by Geektastic on 17-Apr-2014 15:49 (67 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5



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.