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#1 ghost001

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Posted 27 November 2010 - 05:40 PM

ok, ran
speedtest.net
150ms 2.86 mps download speed .39 mps upload
pingtest.net
0% 44ms ping jitter 5ms

i have verizon 3354 Kbits/sec by 839 Kbits/sec, in a D-Link DGL-4100. all 1 foot cat6 lines.

but when im downloading something with firefox i only get 336 kbs

can someone tell me what going on???

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Posted 27 November 2010 - 07:04 PM

You're mixed up by KB/s vs kbps

Your browser reports speeds in KB/s, while your ISP and speed test uses kbps

1 KB/s = 8.192 kbps

So, your Firefox download going at 336 KB/s = 2752 kbps = 2.7 Mbps

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