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Topic # 108593 2-Sep-2012 14:01 Send private message

My UFB connection is up and running for last week or so thanks to Chorus and Vodafone (am on Vodafone's trial).

I'm working on a blog post and will get it online soon detailing experiences with Netflix, etc.

It seems Vodafone put each of us on their trial on one of the following (free):
- 120GB + phone line
- 200GB (Naked - no phone)

I'm on a 100mb/s (down) 50mb/s (up) plan.

Here's some of my Speedtest results:

Local




 International (California)




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  Reply # 680407 2-Sep-2012 14:54 Send private message

Not bad speeds there!
Have they announced any kind of pricing?

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  Reply # 680428 2-Sep-2012 16:01 Send private message

kyhwana2:Have they announced any kind of pricing?


Not yet




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  Reply # 680580 2-Sep-2012 21:57 Send private message

What are your speeds to other servers on the West Coast like?

Here's mine:



Interestingly...
To the Comcast Houston Server on speedtest.net


To the Comcast Houstin Server on speedtest.comcast.net


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  Reply # 680589 2-Sep-2012 22:45 Send private message

pretty good international results here, any chance of a multi threaded download?





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  Reply # 680599 2-Sep-2012 23:16 Send private message

I'm doing this over WiFi so not as ideal as doing it over a wired connection, using DownThemAll!, the test file is from here




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  Reply # 680615 3-Sep-2012 01:41 Send private message

thats pretty damn good eh, thanks for that :)





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