lehpron
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The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Sun Oct 26, 2003 2:37 pm

Last fall on Kazzalite: 361KB/s maintained for 2 minutes, t'was a movie

2 weeks ago, on regular internet: over 900KB/s for less than a second, t'was a text file.

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flyf15
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Sun Oct 26, 2003 2:45 pm

Back when I lived in the dorms, late late at night from fast servers sometimes I'd see upwards of 3-5 MB/sec.
 
mas a330
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Sun Oct 26, 2003 5:32 pm

I got 300K/s++ and it maintained throughout the download.
 
jwenting
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Sun Oct 26, 2003 5:50 pm

I once had 1 megabyte per second (1 MB/sec) for a day at work (while on a course given by a hosting provider  Smile).
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covert
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Sun Oct 26, 2003 6:11 pm

Compression can make it seem like your rated maximum download speed is doubled, tripled or quadrupled. Some files are more compressable than others, like text. Graphics and video are usually already highly compressed so exaggeration will be limited with those types of files.

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L.1011
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Mon Oct 27, 2003 2:19 am

I once had a program download at 20640kb/s
 
SInGAPORE_AIR
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Mon Oct 27, 2003 3:04 am

At home:

202kb/s or 20.2KB/s with a certain Peer to Peer file sharing application.

At school:

470KB/s while downloading something from some website.
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MD-90
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RE: The Fastest Download Speed You've Seen

Mon Oct 27, 2003 11:52 am

At home on dialup.....maybe 10K/second?

At school....gosh....usually about 100-200K/sec but sometimes up in the couple of MB range. It mostly depends on the other server, not our school network.

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