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.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 


30 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 1001236 8-Mar-2014 12:10 Send private message

Not much in the Speed Limiter tab. Its set to "off" so i dont think its affecting anything hopfully.


^__^
2733 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 313

Subscriber

  Reply # 1001237 8-Mar-2014 12:12 One person supports this post Send private message

xxguestxx: Not much in the Speed Limiter tab. Its set to "off" so i dont think its affecting anything hopfully.



not affecting it, your defiantly maxing out now.

at this point, you need to look at the services your downloading off, and why they speed limit things. thats your real problem, rather than your VDSL speeds.



30 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 1001238 8-Mar-2014 12:13 One person supports this post Send private message

Well i guess thats it then. If it all adds up then case closed :) . Was a great learning experience for me thats for sure.
Thanks you guys for all the inputs and efforts. This forums community is Top Shelf!!


499 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 127


  Reply # 1001281 8-Mar-2014 14:41 Send private message

you are downloading at 2MB/s(Mega Bytes/second), if you remember what was said before 1Byte=8bits

to get bits 2MB/s x 8 = 16Mbits/s

and look at that it matches up with your speed test and your sync rate, notice the different units used there but they also show you in BOTH bits and Bytes :)

So if that sounds about right according to:
Last Result:
Download Speed: 15479 kbps (1934.9 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 4372 kbps (546.5 KB/sec transfer rate)


Speed tests use bits per second as that's what people measure internet connections (isp's included) in, programs on computers use Bytes per second as that's how they deal with info. thats where your confusion lay, not understanding the different units for each bit if information you were talking in.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 
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:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

CGA. Is it fair?
Created by BTR, last reply by bazzer on 22-Aug-2014 11:02 (86 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by hio77 on 23-Aug-2014 23:15 (134 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Warning about Pure Hosting
Created by LostBoyNZ, last reply by MichaelNZ on 23-Aug-2014 23:06 (48 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by Lightbox on 22-Aug-2014 17:04 (469 replies)
Pages... 30 31 32


It was hardly 'hacking' was it?
Created by CB_24, last reply by gzt on 21-Aug-2014 22:26 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Why is there no right to compensation for wrongful imprisonment in NZ?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by networkn on 23-Aug-2014 22:40 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


Free: Smart Button for your Android device
Created by freitasm, last reply by BigHammer on 23-Aug-2014 19:04 (111 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


Vodafone now charging you to receive a bill via post
Created by stocksp, last reply by Linuxluver on 22-Aug-2014 19:45 (86 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6



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.