Show off your internet speed!

Page 84 of 99 FirstFirst ... 3474828384858694 ... LastLast
  1. meebers's Avatar
    Posts : 1,158
    W10 1909 & W10 Insider
       #831

    badrobot said:
    I am now on gigabit speed. A little over than 1Gbps.
    I just can't imagine 1Gig, does you computer load the page before you push enter on a search??
      My Computers

  2. badrobot's Avatar
    Posts : 5,180
    Win 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       #832

    Compumind said:
    Quick question...

    Do you honestly see the difference when just surfing compared to let's say, 300 Mbps service?

    Thanks.
    Browsing, maybe not. But that is the least thing you can do with fast internet.
    But for streaming videos and 4K content, that's where the big difference is. Who likes video buffering?
    It's really very enjoyable to watch even an NBA games in 4K.
      My Computer

  3. badrobot's Avatar
    Posts : 5,180
    Win 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       #833

    meebers said:
    I just can't imagine 1Gig, does you computer load the page before you push enter on a search??
    I am actually amazed when I upload some short videos. The moment I press upload on Youtube, it's processing right away. It's like it skipped the "upload" part.
      My Computer

  4. Compumind's Avatar
    Posts : 2,180
    Windows 10 Pro x64, Various Linux Builds, Networking, Storage, Internet Security Specialty.
       #834

    I'm afraid to ask how much the symmetrical 1 Gbps service is...

      My Computer

  5. badrobot's Avatar
    Posts : 5,180
    Win 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       #835

    Compumind said:
    I'm afraid to ask how much the symmetrical 1 Gbps service is...

    You'll be surprised.
    For the first 2 years, CAD $90 (US$70) as a bait offer for me to switch. Then back to normal price of CAD $140/month (US$109) after 2 years.
    It includes 2nd tier 4K TV programming, home phone and a free second wireless receiver for a second TV.
    Last edited by badrobot; 02 Oct 2018 at 06:16.
      My Computer

  6. Compumind's Avatar
    Posts : 2,180
    Windows 10 Pro x64, Various Linux Builds, Networking, Storage, Internet Security Specialty.
       #836

    Not bad! Not bad at all!

    My MSO is building new infrastructure via fiber and I hope they will have these capabilities.
    Is your MSO on FTTH?

    Thanks!
      My Computer


  7. badrobot's Avatar
    Posts : 5,180
    Win 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       #837

    Compumind said:
    Not bad! Not bad at all!

    My MSO is building new infrastructure via fiber and I hope they will have these capabilities.
    Is your MSO on FTTH?

    Thanks!
    Yup. That's the only way to get 1Gbps. Fiber to the node will never reach gigabit speed.
      My Computer

  8. jamis's Avatar
    Posts : 411
    Windows10 Home 64 bit v. 1903 bld. 18362.778
       #838

    Last month, our ISP sent us a letter (in with the latest bill) that they were boosting our internet connection to 100 Mbps from 50 Mbps for no additional charge. Speedtest routinely returns 107 Mbps down and 6 Mbps up. Just good marketing as Spectrum is trying to solicit new customers from our ISP. Our ISP offers 1 Gbps internet, but I just don't need it now.
      My Computer

  9. z3r010's Avatar
    Posts : 9,164
    Windows 10 Workstation x64
       #839

    The best result I've had in a while.

      My Computers


  10. Posts : 716
    Windows 10 Home - Version 1909 - Build 18363.476
       #840

      My Computers


 

Related Threads
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:36.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums