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Topic # 151789 5-Sep-2014 09:33
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So I've now been swapped (my ADSL connection) to the Vodafone Red network.

What does this give me over and above what I had before?

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  Reply # 1122344 5-Sep-2014 09:42
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Vodafone have more control over your line. One less factor out of VF control for any issues that might happen plus If your line is good enough they can squeeze a few extra Mbs sync by changing your profile.

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  Reply # 1122351 5-Sep-2014 09:57
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Red is faster, Red always wins the race.




 




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Reply # 1122410 5-Sep-2014 11:05
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TimA: Red is faster, Red always wins the race.


Labour supporter then eh? ;)

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  Reply # 1122412 5-Sep-2014 11:07
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nate:
TimA: Red is faster, Red always wins the race.


Labour supporter then eh? ;)


I dont know what race Labour is in but they are not doing good at it.
And no i am not a Labour supporter and don't plan to be.





 


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Only faster if you have a master filter. Maybe you will win a free install at the Geekzone get together :)




Chorus has spent $1.4 billion on making their xDSL broadband network faster. If your still stuck on ADSL or VDSL, why not spend from $150 on a master filter install to make sure you are getting the most out of your connection?
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  Reply # 1122514 5-Sep-2014 13:01
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coffeebaron: Only faster if you have a master filter. Maybe you will win a free install at the Geekzone get together :)


And faster when applied a 6dB SNR margin with no interleaving!




 


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  Reply # 1122550 5-Sep-2014 13:55
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TimA:
coffeebaron: Only faster if you have a master filter. Maybe you will win a free install at the Geekzone get together :)


And faster when applied a 6dB SNR margin with no interleaving!

 

Better hope you have a master filter with that SNR - if you have an old horrible wiring setup that'll be no fun!

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TimA:
coffeebaron: Only faster if you have a master filter. Maybe you will win a free install at the Geekzone get together :)


And faster when applied a 6dB SNR margin with no interleaving!

I had a customer who was on Telecom getting 5Mbps. Moved to Vodafone Red and speed dropped to 2Mbps. After master filter install, 17Mbps!
6db is great on a good line, but on a bad line it's seriously bad.




Chorus has spent $1.4 billion on making their xDSL broadband network faster. If your still stuck on ADSL or VDSL, why not spend from $150 on a master filter install to make sure you are getting the most out of your connection?
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Reply # 1122701 5-Sep-2014 18:24
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TimA: And no i am not a Labour supporter and don't plan to be.


Winston?

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