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Topic # 7664 1-May-2006 21:57
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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...

2Mbps plan users ONLY

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 2Mbps customer, I dont want your results here...




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Reply # 34476 1-May-2006 22:41
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Location: Northland/Wellington
ISP: Xtra
D/L: 1898kbps
U/L: 129kbps




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  Reply # 34487 2-May-2006 08:15
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Location: Newlands/Wellington
ISP: Xtra
D/L: 1881kbps
U/L: 184kbps

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  Reply # 34493 2-May-2006 09:06
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Location : Wairarapa - Rural
ISP - Xtra Explorer
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!

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  Reply # 34511 2-May-2006 11:44
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Location: Glen Eden/ Auckland
ISP: Xtra
D/L: 1856 kbps (232 KB/sec transfer rate)
U/L: 80 kbps (10 KB/sec transfer rate)




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  Reply # 34563 2-May-2006 18:23
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Location: Wainuiomata (near Lower Hutt)
ISP: Ihug - 2mb plan
Download: 1135kbps
Upload: 125kbps

Line speed is 1.2mb due to exchange distance (4.2kms)

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  Reply # 34576 2-May-2006 19:38
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ok running repeat test in the middle of peak ihug seems to of gained more speed

Download Speed: 1131 kbps (141.4 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 132 kbps (16.5 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 34578 2-May-2006 20:08
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Mine's the pits again....

Actrix
2Mbps/128.  $55, 21gb/mth (700mb/day)

Auckland, 8pm, May2, Tuesday.

Download Speed: 207 kbps (25.9 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 113 kbps (14.1 KB/sec transfer rate)



Maybe I should get my line checked?  But it should be slightly better past midnight, and it was better before I moved to Actrix, the data caps were just so attractive (comment replies to main mega thread about speed tests)...

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  Reply # 34592 2-May-2006 23:23
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After 3 tests (each slightly faster than the last)

Location: Belmont (Lower Hutt)/Wellington
ISP: Xnet/WorldXchange
D/L: 808 kbps
U/L: 481 kbps

Jp.

PS: Yup. I'm back online at home again. : )




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  Reply # 34594 2-May-2006 23:35
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Another set of results. Almost double the speed. Should proove interesting for realworld use.

Location: Belmont (Lower Hutt)/Wellington
ISP: Xnet/WorldXchange
D/L: 1504 kbps
U/L: 478 kbps

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Reply # 34613 3-May-2006 10:54
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Location: Sandringham/Auckand
ISP: Slingshot
D/L: 264kbps
U/L: 130kbps
 

This is soo depressing.
What should I do?

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  Reply # 34901 4-May-2006 21:56
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Location: Masterton - Wairarapa
ISP: Ihug
D/L: 1919kbps
U/L: 133kbps

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  Reply # 34910 4-May-2006 23:04
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Location: Grey Lynn/ Auckland
ISP: XTRA
D/L: 1856 kbps (232 KB/sec transfer rate)
U/L: 80 kbps (10 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 34957 5-May-2006 10:29
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Location: Papakura / Auckland
ISP: ihug
D/L: 1905 kbps (238.1 KB/sec transfer rate)
U/L: 133 kbps (16.6 KB/sec transfer rate)


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  Reply # 35071 6-May-2006 10:11
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Lower Hutt
Quicksilver
Download Speed: 752 kbps (94 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 128 kbps (16 KB/sec transfer rate)

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  Reply # 35072 6-May-2006 10:14
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Lower Hutt
Quicksilver
Download Speed: 1058 kbps (132.3 KB/sec transfer rate)
Upload Speed: 133 kbps (16.6 KB/sec transfer rate)

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