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Topic # 66925 25-Aug-2010 15:32
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Ok, so there is a locked thread a few stops down the page, but it did de-rail a bit.
I was looking at joining Snap as my current experience with Orcon getting on my nerves.

Orginally I was going to join the Snap Pro plan, get 60GB of data for $100 - giving me 8GB more data a month for the same cost of Orcon. However, after looking at the uncap option, I thought that I could save some dollars by purchasing the 20GB plan and then using a few Uncap data sessions and use those to get the rest of the data I normally would purchase.

In the 18hrs over the 3 nights that the uncap is active, generally how well does Snap perform? Is it easy to get 10/20GB per 3 nights etc?

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  Reply # 375153 1-Sep-2010 07:22
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I just tried it for the first time last night. I only ran my downloads for 4 hours and got 11gb so still had 2 more hours if needed for that day.

So I guess at that rate over the full 3 days (18 hours) you should be able to get 30+GB with ease.

Pitty I have nothing else to download for the next 2 night I have it for free.

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  Reply # 375169 1-Sep-2010 09:03
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I could not find any information about uncap option on snap's website... do you mind posting a link to it.

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  Reply # 375183 1-Sep-2010 09:41
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There's info on it in their online knowledge base I eventually found....

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  Reply # 375191 1-Sep-2010 09:55
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thanks.




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  Reply # 375243 1-Sep-2010 11:31
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im surprised (and glad) that the unlimited plan people don't take a closer look at Snap , if you use that $5 plan you could theoretically get 200 gig of data a month for the same price as Slingshots unlimited plan with the bonus of fast speeds all the time.




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  Reply # 375261 1-Sep-2010 12:27
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vexxxboy: im surprised (and glad) that the unlimited plan people don't take a closer look at Snap , if you use that $5 plan you could theoretically get 200 gig of data a month for the same price as Slingshots unlimited plan with the bonus of fast speeds all the time.


I would'nt say fast all the time. I live in CHCH and finding it quite a bit slower than Big Time plan in the evenings. Watching online video thats not local is a waste of time.

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