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  Reply # 34944 5-May-2006 09:24
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Location: Otahuhu, Auckland
ISP: Ihug, Extreme
D/L Speed: 3458
U/L Speed 501

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  Reply # 34970 5-May-2006 11:30
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Wallaceville, Upper Hutt
Xtra
D/L Speed: 2249kbps
U/L Speed: 131kbps

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 34986 5-May-2006 14:00
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Mayfair, Hastings
Xtra 3.5Mbps 128kbps
Last Result:

Download Speed: 2902 kbps (362.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 131 kbps (16.4 KB/sec transfer rate)




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  Reply # 34995 5-May-2006 14:25
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Ellerslie - Penrose
Xtra Pro 3,5mb 40 gig plan.

Last Result:
Download Speed: 1988 kbps (248.5 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 474 kbps (59.3 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 35001 5-May-2006 14:44
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Location: Waitahanui, Taupo. 20mins south of Taupo.
ISP: Orcon, Surfer Medium (3.5Mbps up / 128Kbps down )
Download: 1534 Kbps
Up: 132 Kbps

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  Reply # 35004 5-May-2006 15:07
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Location: Balmoral, AKL. 3pm
ISP: Xtra (3.5Mbps down / 128Kbps up )
Down: 1440 Kbps
Up: 177 Kbps

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  Reply # 35069 6-May-2006 09:33
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Location : Albany Auckland
ISP : Ihug broadband medium
D/L Speed: 3374
U/L Speed: 132



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  Reply # 35077 6-May-2006 11:46
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Massey/Auckland
Xtra
Download Speed: 3412 kbps (426.5 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 108 kbps (13.5 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 35084 6-May-2006 12:48
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Location: Bishopdale, Christchurch
ISP: Quicksilver - Orbit 30 3.5/128
Download Speed: 264 kbps (33 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 74 kbps (9.3 KB/sec transfer rate

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  Reply # 35148 7-May-2006 12:30
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Download Speed: 1693 kbps (211.6 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 129 kbps (16.1 KB/sec transfer rate)

Wadestown, Wellington
Xtra

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  Reply # 35149 7-May-2006 12:36
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Location: Bishopdale, Christchurch
ISP: Quicksilver - Orbit 30 3.5/128
Download Speed: 989 kbps (123.6 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 119 kbps (14.9 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 35195 8-May-2006 15:29
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Maungaraki (top), Lower Hutt
Xtra Adventure

Download Speed: 1900 kbps (237.5 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 128 kbps (16 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 35209 8-May-2006 19:21
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More results Wadestown, Wellington
Xtra

TimeIP AddressDownload SpeedUpload Speed
2006-05-08 19:19:58222.152.178.136824132
2006-05-08 19:02:20222.152.178.136911133
2006-05-08 16:35:07222.152.178.136115467
2006-05-08 16:23:42222.152.178.1361600102
2006-05-07 12:27:54222.152.178.1361693129
2006-05-07 11:58:50222.152.178.136169568
2006-05-07 11:51:28222.152.178.136169265
2006-05-06 19:14:24222.152.178.1361640129
2006-05-04 17:07:54222.152.169.2091398129
2006-05-03 19:15:20222.152.185.250130869
2006-05-03 16:27:04222.152.185.250149471
2006-05-03 16:24:51222.152.185.250173671
2006-05-03 13:08:39222.152.185.250177570
2006-05-02 19:14:19222.152.185.250169071
2006-05-02 17:20:43222.153.191.192121774
2006-05-02 17:09:18210.86.107.681285108
2006-05-01 17:02:39222.153.27.1081014116
2006-04-30 18:30:49222.153.27.108106674
2006-04-30 18:14:46222.153.27.1081112132
2006-04-29 15:23:37222.153.27.108116555
2006-04-28 17:15:06222.153.27.1081064114
2006-04-27 19:36:05222.153.27.10864355
2006-04-27 18:44:17222.153.27.1081006110
2006-04-27 17:25:54222.153.27.108717119
2006-04-27 17:25:17222.153.27.108849124
2006-04-27 17:24:38222.153.27.1081156117
2006-04-27 17:19:59222.153.27.1081004108

Your Download Speed: 3584
Your Upload Speed: 128

On average you are getting 35.04% of your Download Speed and 75.58% of your Upload speed

And yes, I am on the 3.5 plan.
Fred

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Reply # 35335 9-May-2006 22:35
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Mt Eden, Auckland
Xtra Adventure down-3.5/up-128
when you test in on NZ server like this http://www.nzdsl.co.nz/index.php?module=Speedtest
Download Speed: 308 kbps 
Upload Speed: 128 kbps
 
But if you test in with any server outside NZ what in fact is more important because
there are not many sites in NZ where you need fast internet, the speed is even lower.

Download Speed: 154 kbps 
Upload Speed: 98 kbps

I made a complain to Xtra and they told me:

We only promise that you will not go above the speed 3.5Mb/s, but 
we never said that there is any minimum under which the speed connection will not go.

So Telecom Sucks and that's it.
I am so happy that the monolopy of the Telecom  will be removed finaly.
Because of that company,New Zealand does not have real Broadband.
And there is no difference if you go to any other company because at the end
everybody buys from the Telecom - they hold the whole network.



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  Reply # 35352 10-May-2006 00:21
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First test...
Download Speed: 827 kbps (103.4 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 166 kbps (20.8 KB/sec transfer rate)
Sixty seconds later...
Download Speed: 945 kbps (118.1 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 191 kbps (23.9 KB/sec transfer rate)

This is off the end of my woosh account in Riccarton...  so hummmm  sux to be you on those expensive 3.5mbit connectons doesn't it?

However the traceroute was interesting...

# traceroute www.nzdsl.co.nz
traceroute to www.nzdsl.co.nz (219.88.240.130), 30 hops max, 38 byte packets
 1  MyRouter  (x.x.x.x)  6.747 ms  12.940 ms  3.465 ms
 2  xxx.woosh.net.nz (x.x.x.x)  120.766 ms  114.766 ms  98.802 ms
 3  f2-0-12.ar1.c0pwc.woosh.net.nz (202.74.206.197)  199.710 ms  237.729 ms  258.859 ms
 4  a1-0-300.cr1.sky.woosh.net.nz (202.74.206.193)  302.132 ms  279.088 ms  142.397 ms
 5  woosh1.ape.net.nz (192.203.154.49)  137.174 ms  118.416 ms  140.900 ms
 6  orcon2.ape.net.nz (192.203.154.67)  158.024 ms  318.293 ms  142.952 ms
 7  60.234.9.3 (60.234.9.3)  117.315 ms  138.421 ms  181.801 ms
 8  ip-219-88-240-130.orcon.net.nz (219.88.240.130)  138.452 ms  144.819 ms  199.453 ms

Woosh to pair at ape.  As I understand it Telecom don't.  So your test results are based on more than just your Telecom DSL connection.

Frankly I don't think most of the results I've been reading on here are worth the cost of the data.

My neighbours have a 54mbit connection to their provider... do you think they get 54mbits for all their data?

Cheers Don




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