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#1 Wassim

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Posted 04 May 2007 - 06:46 PM

Well i was wondering why if i have a 128k download bandwidth my transfer rate will be maximum 16 k?
and so on ...(256k ->32 k max trsanfer...)

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Posted 06 May 2007 - 01:58 AM

Well thats not good. What type of connection do you have, ISDN?
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Posted 06 May 2007 - 08:51 AM

Its bits(b ) and bytes(B ). An internet connection is measures in bits, while download speed is measured in bytes. One byte is eight bits. So 128 kb is 16 kB.
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