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Windows 7: What is my expected download time?

29 Aug 2012   #1
mex2

64 bit
 
 
What is my expected download time?

Hey guys,
I am downloading something and wanted to know how long the download would take because it doesn't specify.

Download Size: 5.97GB
Download Speed: 400KB/s
Internet Speed: 144mbps

How long roughly will this take to complete?


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29 Aug 2012   #2
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

If my arithmetic is halfway correct:

400 kb/s would be about 2.5 seconds for each MB.

Aka 2500 seconds for each GB

Aka about 42 minutes per GB

Aka about 250 minutes for about 5.97 GB

If your numbers are accurate and consistent---which may not be true.
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30 Aug 2012   #3
Alsisgevat

64bit Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

If uyou want, you van just use this, not the most accurate program, but gives you an idea.:

Download time calculator
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