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Gigabyte card question..


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#1 mar5hy

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Posted 27 January 2010 - 08:23 AM

Running XP Professional.

I have a 100mbps card in my PC.


Would getting a 1000mbps card (Gigabyte) card make any difference to my download speeds? (Broadband speed of up to 8mbps)

Am I right in thinking, it would only make a difference to network speeds right? (As long as I am plugged into a gigabyte switch)
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#2 Platypus

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Posted 27 January 2010 - 08:39 AM

You're right, you wouldn't notice any difference to your broadband download speed, the LAN speed is already so much higher than what the broadband can do.
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