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Reply # 969294 18-Jan-2014 10:50 One person supports this post Send private message

TimA:
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freitasm: I have noticed this before in posted back in December 2013. The problem is... speedtest is faster than ever but actual download and streaming is not different than before.


Bingo. 

Speedtest is useless. It will tell me I can watch 10 movies at once....and then I go back to stuttering video on the one stream I am trying to watch.

Lately, if i REALLY want to watch something, I tether the PC to my LTE-connected phone and stream it there. THEN is it fast. But the ADSL? Not nearly as fast. 


I have no issues pulling 70Mbp/s to the states watching 1080P Vudu and Netflix.


ROFL. I am on Vodafone cable 130 Mbps and I am happy if I can DOWNLOAD (not even stream) at 5 Mbps from Amazon Instant Video. Hulu can barely play 720p and HD is not even close to reality.

You folks at Vodafone live in another world if your download speeds reach 70Mbps. Customers on the other hand...










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  Reply # 969321 18-Jan-2014 12:26 Send private message

freitasm:
TimA:
Linuxluver:
freitasm: I have noticed this before in posted back in December 2013. The problem is... speedtest is faster than ever but actual download and streaming is not different than before.


Bingo. 

Speedtest is useless. It will tell me I can watch 10 movies at once....and then I go back to stuttering video on the one stream I am trying to watch.

Lately, if i REALLY want to watch something, I tether the PC to my LTE-connected phone and stream it there. THEN is it fast. But the ADSL? Not nearly as fast. 


I have no issues pulling 70Mbp/s to the states watching 1080P Vudu and Netflix.


ROFL. I am on Vodafone cable 130 Mbps and I am happy if I can DOWNLOAD (not even stream) at 5 Mbps from Amazon Instant Video. Hulu can barely play 720p and HD is not even close to reality.

You folks at Vodafone live in another world if your download speeds reach 70Mbps. Customers on the other hand...






This was a test UFB connection on a residential plan on the exact same BNG as our other UFB customers. Nothing different.





 

 



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  Reply # 969328 18-Jan-2014 12:39 Send private message

The speed test is fine. Real life browsing and downloading is different. You were talking about streaming and so did I.




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