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# 106947 3-Aug-2012 12:00
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Hi

I am contemplating moving to snap when I move into my new home next week (its right next to a VDSL enabled cabinet) but I used to be with snap back in 2009-2010, and I remembered that there would be quite bad slow downs around peak times, I was wondering if that is still happening, and is it quite noticeable on VDSL?

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  # 666844 3-Aug-2012 12:03
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Even tho you'd be on a different connection, youll probably still be sharing the same bandwidth as everyone else - some ISPs may separate connection types to put them into different bandwidth pools, but you'd have to ask (and they might not say).




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  # 666856 3-Aug-2012 12:07
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I'm able to get 90% line speed domestically fine 24/7 in Christchurch. 

 
 
 
 


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  # 666975 3-Aug-2012 13:46
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This thread may be of interest.

As far as I have found there's no real peak slowdowns in terms of national traffic.

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  # 667053 3-Aug-2012 16:04
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Peak time slow downs are more of an issue with International traffic (all the stuff most people want to access). National isn't usually an issue.






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  # 667120 3-Aug-2012 17:28
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Yeah international traffic was what I was really looking for, sorry for the late reply, been afk for a while.. 



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  # 667124 3-Aug-2012 17:34
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Thanks Sam, that looks great

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