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Topic # 7663 1-May-2006 21:56
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Hello. This is a survey thread only. No discussions please (take them to another thread...).

All I want is the following...

3.5Mbps plan users ONLY (either upload speed - 128 or 512)

Run this speedtest: http://www.nzdsl.co.nz/index.php?module=Speedtest
Then come back here and post the following (within a few mins so I can take the post time/date as data)

Location (suburb+city)
ISP (xtra/ihug/sling etc)
D/L Speed (from the test)
U/L Speed (from the test)

You can post as many speed test results as you like, but please ensure they are as accurate as possible by closing file sharing applications, and any software using the internet. Anytime day or night is good - I want a good cross section.

If you are not an ADSL 3.5Mbps customer, I dont want your results here...




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  Reply # 34469 1-May-2006 22:03
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Mornington, Dunedin
XTRA Adventure
Download Speed: 3207 kbps (400.9 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 118 kbps (14.8 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34474 1-May-2006 22:17
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Mt Eden, Auckland
Quicksilver Orbit 30 3.5M/128k
Download Speed: 318 kbps (39.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 120 kbps (15 KB/sec transfer rate)

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 34479 1-May-2006 23:55

Parnell, Auckland
Xtra Adventure Pro
Last Result:
Download Speed: 3225 kbps (403.1 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 478 kbps (59.8 KB/sec transfer rate)




I is a kollege stoodent. Bee nice.

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  Reply # 34481 2-May-2006 00:55
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Location: Riccarton, Christchurch
ISP: ihug
Download Speed: 3382 kbps (422.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 470 kbps (58.8 KB/sec transfer rate)

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Reply # 34482 2-May-2006 01:39
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Mt Eden, Auckland
Quicksilver Orbit 30 3.5M/128k
Download Speed: 1268 kbps (158.5 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 99 kbps (12.4 KB/sec transfer rate)
Cry

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  Reply # 34484 2-May-2006 07:38
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Lower Hutt, Wellington
ISP: Xtra
Last Result:
Download Speed: 2973 kbps (371.6 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 122 kbps (15.3 KB/sec transfer rate)

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Reply # 34495 2-May-2006 09:17
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Location : Wairarapa - Rural
ISP - Xtra Explorer (supposed to be 3.5Mbps / 128Kbps)
U/L 132Kbps (16.5KB/s)
D/L 269Kbps (33KB/s)

We pay the same rates as you Townie folk too !
Test taken around 9:00am, Will test again later in the day!

(sorry I think I've put this in the wrong place elsewhere)

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  Reply # 34501 2-May-2006 09:50
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Test #2:
Location: Riccarton, Christchurch
ISP: ihug
Download Speed: 3383 kbps (422.9 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 473 kbps (59.1 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34507 2-May-2006 10:46
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I'll post in the right thread this time ;)

Location: Newlands/Wellington
ISP: Xtra
Download Speed: 1927 kbps
Upload Speed: 184 kbps


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  Reply # 34582 2-May-2006 20:55
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Test #3 (peak time):
Location: Riccarton, Christchurch
ISP: ihug
Download Speed: 1897 kbps (237.1 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 458 kbps (57.3 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34585 2-May-2006 21:38
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Palmerson North
Xtra Adventure plan
Download Speed: 1910 kbps (238.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 132 kbps (16.5 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34587 2-May-2006 22:05
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Test #2
Lower Hutt, Wellington
Xtra Adventure 3.5/128
Last Result:
Download Speed: 2766 kbps (345.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 132 kbps (16.5 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 34590 2-May-2006 22:38
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Location: Bishopdale, Christchurch
ISP: Quicksilver - Orbit 30 3.5/128
Download Speed: 541 kbps (67.6 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 104 kbps (13 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 34595 2-May-2006 23:40
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Mt Eden, Auckland
Quicksilver Orbit 30 3.5M/128k
Download Speed: 999 kbps (124.9 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 100 kbps (12.5 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34603 3-May-2006 07:42
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Average Speed of data collected so far:

A whopping 2.1 mb/s

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