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Windows 7: Download Speed in Windows 7

23 Aug 2010   #11
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Yeah the actual speed will depend on the distace between you and the telco (I'm assuming DSL?). The further you are, the slower the speed. So even though you are /allowed/ to go up to (And they would cap you) at 2 Mbps, you would only get that if your telco's net router were say 200 feet from your house . As it is probably at least 1000 or more your actual max throughput will go down, that's normal.


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23 Aug 2010   #12
ken9122

Win7 x64 Ultimate SP1
 
 

There was time when I would have killed for that speed.
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24 Aug 2010   #13
Maxxwire

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by EchoX860 View Post
So it's normal to have at max 120-130 kbps?
Not that I know of. I've been getting these kinds of download and upload speeds on both my dual core laptop and quad core desktop ever since I switched from DSL to Comcast Broadband...



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