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  Reply # 951779 13-Dec-2013 17:25 Send private message

hamish225: just got mine working - beware you have to go in and put your username in the VDSL settings, they dont do that for you.



Hmmm- mine was already set up - I didn't need to do anything except wifi passwords on assorted devices.
Chorus guy didn't have a drill bit long enough to place the connection point where I wanted it, so had to compromise there.


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  Reply # 953217 16-Dec-2013 18:21 Send private message

VDSL on Slingshot


Auckland:




Wellington:





Christchurch:




Sydney:




LA:




London:





Pretty decent.
Would be nicer if US and UK destinations were a bit faster.
Also looks like traffic must go to Auckland first before arriving at other destinations in the country.




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  Reply # 953346 16-Dec-2013 21:24 One person supports this post Send private message

Can you try something in Luxembourg since I get dreadful speeds to my seed box on slingshot.




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  Reply # 953364 16-Dec-2013 21:59 Send private message

richms: Can you try something in Luxembourg since I get dreadful speeds to my seed box on slingshot.











Only bad news for you. Tested to three different servers.

Perhaps lodge a fault or if they are unwilling / unable to remedy the issue, may have to look at alternative options.




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  Reply # 953377 16-Dec-2013 22:09 Send private message

Ouch.

I've been murdering my cap on snap getting things off the seed box before my friend deletes them. Similar numbers on adsl when I last tried speed testing it.




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Reply # 953675 17-Dec-2013 12:37 Send private message

Just had my connection changed to VDSL. All went smoothly. Gone from 16 down and 1 up to 43 down and 10 up. 

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  Reply # 953800 17-Dec-2013 16:05 Send private message

dukester: Just had my connection changed to VDSL. All went smoothly. Gone from 16 down and 1 up to 43 down and 10 up. 


Bah!

Everyone seems to be getting higher rates than me. (cue tiny violin)

Not complaining per se - still twice as fast as it was before, but still...





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  Reply # 953816 17-Dec-2013 16:14 Send private message

Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?

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  Reply # 953818 17-Dec-2013 16:17 Send private message

Epicwhale: Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?


This is my test. Around this time of day my speeds have always dropped slightly.

http://www.speedtest.net/result/3169962146.png

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  Reply # 953828 17-Dec-2013 16:19 Send private message

dukester:
Epicwhale: Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?


This is my test. Around this time of day my speeds have always dropped slightly.

http://www.speedtest.net/result/3169962146.png


no no I meant the speed you get when you're actually downloading/uploading something

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  Reply # 953831 17-Dec-2013 16:27 Send private message

Epicwhale: Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?


I am getting between 2.8Mb/s to 3.2Mb/s through Steam and about the same again from my usenet DLs - roughly twice what I had before.








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  Reply # 953833 17-Dec-2013 16:31 Send private message

Item:
Epicwhale: Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?


I am getting between 2.8Mb/s to 3.2Mb/s through Steam and about the same again from my usenet DLs - roughly twice what I had before.







ooo very nice

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  Reply # 953850 17-Dec-2013 17:45 Send private message

I've had install done today and still not working :/ got the text to say good to go only it's not. Tech depth say will try to sort out for tomorrow . Whatncould have gone wrong? Anyone else had this with VDSL " better network" ?

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  Reply # 953859 17-Dec-2013 18:24 Send private message

kindagot: I've had install done today and still not working :/ got the text to say good to go only it's not. Tech depth say will try to sort out for tomorrow . Whatncould have gone wrong? Anyone else had this with VDSL " better network" ?


define 'not working' have you got DSL sync? have you got PPP?

go into the modem settings and make sure that your username and password are in the VDSL settings, the one with the vlan tagging.













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Reply # 953866 17-Dec-2013 18:41 Send private message

Epicwhale:
dukester:
Epicwhale: Can someone post some actual download speeds and upload speeds?


This is my test. Around this time of day my speeds have always dropped slightly.

http://www.speedtest.net/result/3169962146.png


no no I meant the speed you get when you're actually downloading/uploading something


Just downloaded episode 2 of half life 2 from Steam. Download speed went no lower tham 3.3 mb/s and as high as 4.2 mb/s. Average spped woas about 3.6 mb/s. Best I got before from Steam was about 1 mb/s


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