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Topic # 144008 5-May-2014 00:10
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Hey,

For some reason i get 1MBp/s on Origin and no more. I am not running and DNS servers apart from default ISP ones. Steam i get 4.5MBp/s on and works good. I have see a few forums that suggest put it in RND mode to run off Akamai. Didnt help at all. Very strange. I forgot the tool that lets you see whats connecting to where. I bet its downloading from USA or something and not AU as its meant to.


^depressing


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  Reply # 1036686 5-May-2014 00:54
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It helps if you say which ISP so other people seeing the same problem can correlate.

If it's Vodafone, they have very strange routes to AU...






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  Reply # 1036687 5-May-2014 00:56
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1MBps sounds pretty good, if you were downloading from USA it would be around 300KBps.

Anyway it's either congestion to the content you wish to download or something to do with Snap's route between you and the Origin content server.

(I assume you're with Snap since your screenshot is of a fritz.box graph).




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  Reply # 1036688 5-May-2014 00:57
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freitasm: It helps if you say which ISP so other people seeing the same problem can correlate.

If it's Vodafone, they have very strange routes to AU...




Ahh yes,

Vodafone, VDSL Unlimited, 45Mbp/s I get solid speeds at 41Mbp/s to AU.
Windows 8.1, Latest updates for origin, Game BF4

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  Reply # 1036689 5-May-2014 00:58
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TimA:
freitasm: It helps if you say which ISP so other people seeing the same problem can correlate.

If it's Vodafone, they have very strange routes to AU...




Ahh yes,

Vodafone, VDSL Unlimited, 45Mbp/s I get solid speeds at 41Mbp/s to AU.
Windows 8.1, Latest updates for origin, Game BF4


There's your answer. It's BF4, there's always congestion when patches and DLC are released.




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  Reply # 1036690 5-May-2014 00:59
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I think he's on Vodafone actually, being a Vodafone employee and all.

You think 1Mbps is good? What about 80 Mbps?
 

 

 







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  Reply # 1036692 5-May-2014 01:01
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freitasm: I think he's on Vodafone actually, being a Vodafone employee and all.

 


You think 1Mbps is good? What about 80 Mbps?
 

 

 




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freitasm: I think he's on Vodafone actually, being a Vodafone employee and all.

You think 1Mbps is good? What about 80 Mbps?
 



Well well well, let me just go cry in the corner for a couple of years until my house is able to get fibre.




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  Reply # 1036694 5-May-2014 01:06
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im on Telecom VDSL and i get around 200-300KB/s on avg with this gaming service. 




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  Reply # 1036695 5-May-2014 01:07
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l43a2: im on Telecom VDSL and i get around 200-300KB/s on avg with this gaming service. 


Sounds like you're getting some bad routes and downloading from the USA instead of Australia.




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  Reply # 1036697 5-May-2014 03:37
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im on snap VDSL. 

i consistently max out off origins :D 




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  Reply # 1036790 5-May-2014 10:04
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I'm on V/fone VDSL and get anywhere from 300k to 2.4Mbps from Origin, is very flaky. 
I'm "old school" so, I'm happy with anything that downloads faster than 56k ;)





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