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  Reply # 1926130 28-Dec-2017 13:18
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Jase2985:

 

there are data caps on wireless broadband products for a reason

 

 

Good to know. Um is that considered fair? 




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  Reply # 1926131 28-Dec-2017 13:19
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quickymart:

 

How much usage would you consider to be fair then?

 

Edit: depending on where you are in Wainui, is VDSL not available?

 

 

 

 

.. forgot - no VDSL.


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  Reply # 1926132 28-Dec-2017 13:19
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kapitikarl:

 

Jase2985:

 

there are data caps on wireless broadband products for a reason

 

 

Good to know. Um is that considered fair? 

 

 

Yep. Otherwise some idiot would tether their phone and try to download the entire internet, bringing the mobile network to its knees.


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  Reply # 1926136 28-Dec-2017 13:23
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kapitikarl:

 

sbiddle:

 

The harsh but simply reality is you're going to have to adjust to slower speeds and/or a slower data cap because there simply are no other options.

 

 

 

 

Yes there are :)

 


Like what?




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  Reply # 1926137 28-Dec-2017 13:23
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quickymart:

 

kapitikarl:

 

Jase2985:

 

there are data caps on wireless broadband products for a reason

 

 

Good to know. Um is that considered fair? 

 

 

Yep. Otherwise some idiot would tether their phone and try to download the entire internet, bringing the mobile network to its knees.

 

 

LOL




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  Reply # 1926139 28-Dec-2017 13:24
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quickymart:

 

kapitikarl:

 

sbiddle:

 

The harsh but simply reality is you're going to have to adjust to slower speeds and/or a slower data cap because there simply are no other options.

 

 

 

 

Yes there are :)

 


Like what?

 

 

 

 

Sigh - read first message.


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  Reply # 1926142 28-Dec-2017 13:25
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So ADSL it is then?




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  Reply # 1926144 28-Dec-2017 13:28
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Maybe 


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  Reply # 1926155 28-Dec-2017 14:00
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kapitikarl:

 

quickymart:

 

kapitikarl:

 

Jase2985:

 

there are data caps on wireless broadband products for a reason

 

 

Good to know. Um is that considered fair? 

 

 

Yep. Otherwise some idiot would tether their phone and try to download the entire internet, bringing the mobile network to its knees.

 

 

LOL

 

 

It could potentially happen. If unlimited mobile plans became the norm (not with fair use) I can imagine someone trying to do it.

 

Mobile only has finite bandwidth, whereas copper/fibre has a lot more available.


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  Reply # 1926229 28-Dec-2017 17:19
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kapitikarl:

 

Jase2985:

 

there are data caps on wireless broadband products for a reason

 

 

Good to know. Um is that considered fair? 

 

 

of course it is.


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