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  Reply # 347294 2-Jul-2010 14:19
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I saw an article in the Herald today that said in Finland it's citizens are guaranteed 1mbps speeds as a right. If we had that here Orcon would be well in breach of my rights.




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  Reply # 348610 7-Jul-2010 00:34
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only 1Mbps you may aswell be on dial-up I'd like to see atleast a guaranteed 4Mbps speaking of dial-up whats up with orcon tonight things are running like its on dial-up


to sydneys ping are as bad as i've seen for ages



L.A.'s pings are way better than normal but speed wise



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  Reply # 348634 7-Jul-2010 09:08
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At least they're (Orcon) consistent at being inconsistent    :)

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  Reply # 349242 8-Jul-2010 20:59
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So slow tonight. Can barely load gmail. What gives?

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Reply # 349274 8-Jul-2010 21:59
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Incredibly slow here right now too. Has been like this from about 5pm onwards and has been happening for the last 2-3 days. This is really starting to piss me off.....

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  Reply # 349278 8-Jul-2010 22:03
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Turbocharged: Incredibly slow here right now too. Has been like this from about 5pm onwards and has been happening for the last 2-3 days. This is really starting to piss me off.....


hey anychance you can tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like please


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  Reply # 349280 8-Jul-2010 22:05
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I seem to be fine here on Orcon Purple tonight (Hamilton). About 6.5Mbps to LA.

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  Reply # 349284 8-Jul-2010 22:10
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Zub: I seem to be fine here on Orcon Purple tonight (Hamilton). About 6.5Mbps to LA.



hey thats pretty good, i get about the same but its not what im really getting my streams are all crap and slow and laggy as.

can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like , my ping is 350ms and download is 3mbs , usually its the same as local 30ms and 17000 download at all times but for last week or more same result day in day out, if speeds are slow too sydney then international is gonna be slow aint it?


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  Reply # 349285 8-Jul-2010 22:13
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rdjacobs:
Turbocharged: Incredibly slow here right now too. Has been like this from about 5pm onwards and has been happening for the last 2-3 days. This is really starting to piss me off.....


hey anychance you can tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like please



Yeah no worries.


Results to Sydney:




Results within Auckland:



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  Reply # 349286 8-Jul-2010 22:13
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rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like



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  Reply # 349287 8-Jul-2010 22:16
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Zub:
rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like





thats crap ping is way to high and your speed is not local like it is usually, whats up orcon ???

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  Reply # 349292 8-Jul-2010 22:22
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rdjacobs:
Zub:
rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like





thats crap ping is way to high and your speed is not local like it is usually, whats up orcon ???


I'm just on Purple (not the Orcon+ ADSL2 network) so speedwise that is about max for me. It is true that ping is just over double what I normally receive though.

I really just pitched in to say I'm not experiencing any real net troubles tonight, to help with troubleshooting. For those having slowdown perhaps it is unique to Orcon+, or possibly even geographical.

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  Reply # 349293 8-Jul-2010 22:22
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rdjacobs:
Zub:
rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like





that crap ping your getting like mine, it is way to high and your speed is not local like it usually is, whats up orcon ???






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  Reply # 349297 8-Jul-2010 22:27
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Zub:
rdjacobs:
Zub:
rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like





thats crap ping is way to high and your speed is not local like it is usually, whats up orcon ???


I'm just on Purple (not the Orcon+ ADSL2 network) so speedwise that is about max for me. It is true that ping is just over double what I normally receive though.

I really just pitched in to say I'm not experiencing any real net troubles tonight, to help with troubleshooting. For those having slowdown perhaps it is unique to Orcon+, or possibly even geographical.


I'm also on the Orcon purple plan (due to damn cabinetisation) and I'm still experiencing major delays. It's worse than dial-up....They'll definitely be getting a phone call tomorrow morning...

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  Reply # 349298 8-Jul-2010 22:28
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Zub:
rdjacobs:
Zub:
rdjacobs: can you tell us what your ping and speed to sydney is like





thats crap ping is way to high and your speed is not local like it is usually, whats up orcon ???


I'm just on Purple (not the Orcon+ ADSL2 network) so speedwise that is about max for me. It is true that ping is just over double what I normally receive though.

I really just pitched in to say I'm not experiencing any real net troubles tonight, to help with troubleshooting. For those having slowdown perhaps it is unique to Orcon+, or possibly even geographical.


hey thanks man, yeah im on purple too adsl 2 ull network supposely but getting far from that, for last 2 weeks pings to sydney in the 300 and poor streaming speeds on msn etc, gets annoying for few months there ok then few months there crap.

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