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What's your connection speed? [speed test links inside]

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Poop Man Bob, Jan 26, 2004.

  1. Poop Man Bob

    Poop Man Bob Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Nov 16, 2000 Messages: 10,259 Likes Received: 18
    Test your speed.


    How to:
    Step 1
    Decide which server to use, click that link. The new page should show a JAVA applet. If one server is busy, try another.

    Step 2
    NOTE: if you haven't already done so, you will be prompted to install the java.sun.com plugin before using the speed tests. Most computers will already have this installed, though, so don't worry.

    Step 3
    The test may take up to 30 seconds. Don't use your connection during that period. After it is complete, the page will change to show the results.

    Step 4
    Post on here, motherfuckers.



    Pick a server:

    USA:
    http://den.speakeasy.net - Denver, CO
    http://dfw.speakeasy.net - Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
    http://nyc.speakeasy.net - New York, NY

    Canada:
    http://www.speedtest.newtel.com/ - St. Johns

    Australia:
    http://www.tcpiq.com/tcpiq/linespeed/default.asp - Queensland

    UK:
    http://www.adslguide.org.uk/tools/speedtest.asp - London




    My results:
    My download speed : 2849 kbps.
    My upload speed : 370 kbps.




    [Note: information and links taken from http://speedtest.dslreports.com]
     
  2. Crimsøn

    Crimsøn Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 18, 2003 Messages: 2,120 Likes Received: 1
    Download: 1448 kbps
    Upload: 170 kbps

    Would have been faster if the Denver server worked.
     
  3. boxcarwilly

    boxcarwilly Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 8, 2000 Messages: 1,288 Likes Received: 0
    upload: 626/kbps
    download: 649/kbps

    whats the deal with such a fast upload, in ways that scares me... i dont know, anyone know any tweaks to clean up my line...
     
  4. effyoo

    effyoo Elite Member

    Joined: Sep 2, 2002 Messages: 4,703 Likes Received: 0
    I get down at : 1067
    I get up at: 177
     
  5. imported_dowmagik

    imported_dowmagik Senior Member

    Joined: Apr 19, 2001 Messages: 1,904 Likes Received: 1
    down: 553 kbps
    up: 238 kbps

    i share a cable line with 3 other computers...soon to have my own qwest dsl line - anybody have this connection?
     
  6. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Administrator

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,100 Likes Received: 73
    my speeds are horrible right now because I couldn't pause Azureus or Emule (it takes a long time to process through everyone's queue) but, I will return to this spot with my true readings tomorrow!!!
     
  7. StarzAbove

    StarzAbove Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 15, 2003 Messages: 7,133 Likes Received: 6
    :eek: No upload or download speed was recorded!
    D: 3144 kbps
    U: 448 kbps
     
  8. boxcarwilly

    boxcarwilly Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 8, 2000 Messages: 1,288 Likes Received: 0
    i found an osx tweak that nearly tripled my line speed... fuck yeah.

    thank the lord for google.

    U:664
    D:1609

    os x broadband optimizer TWEAK
     
  9. GnomeToys

    GnomeToys Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 24, 2003 Messages: 2,616 Likes Received: 4
    2004-01-26 01:42:22 EST: 2133 / 723
    Your download speed : 2133206 bps, or 2133 kbps.
    A 260.4 KB/sec transfer rate.
    Your upload speed : 723152 bps, or 723 kbps.
    Seems like broadband .. above the 1mbit barrier!
     
  10. Dirty_habiT

    Dirty_habiT Administrator

    Joined: Mar 8, 2001 Messages: 18,100 Likes Received: 73
    Ok, I'm fixing to switch from COMCAST because the service (cable) cuts out every now and again for a couple hours.... not to mention after 3 months of getting the reduced rate in the beginning, you get bumped up to about $50 payments a month.... and service termination charges etc.... apply. So, I'm gonna sacrifice some speed for some extra cash by getting DSL.... now the question is which.

    I'm considering CharterCommunications because broadband reports says they're good.
     
  11. Poop Man Bob

    Poop Man Bob Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Nov 16, 2000 Messages: 10,259 Likes Received: 18
    Avoid SBC/Yahoo! at all costs. I just terminated their service and got RoadRunner cable. Life is good.
     
  12. kaesthebluntedwonder

    kaesthebluntedwonder Elite Member

    Joined: May 16, 2000 Messages: 3,066 Likes Received: 1
    Aw yeyah

    your
    download «316 kbps

    your
    upload «666 kbps
     
  13. When

    When 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: May 4, 2000 Messages: 10,294 Likes Received: 3
    download: 18 kbps.

    upload: 124 kbps.



    wow, im sure special.
     
  14. StarzAbove

    StarzAbove Veteran Member

    Joined: Jul 15, 2003 Messages: 7,133 Likes Received: 6
    Road Runner is the best hi speed in my book. i had verizon damn that was an awful expirence but i did get a free webcam
     
  15. seeking

    seeking Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: May 25, 2000 Messages: 32,277 Likes Received: 234
    2004-01-26 11:36:40 EST: 69 / 308
    Your download speed : 69600 bps, or 69 kbps.
    A 8.4 KB/sec transfer rate.
    Your upload speed : 308522 bps, or 308 kbps.


    thats pathetic.
     
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