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Damn verizon?

Discussion in 'Windows - P2P software' started by Jkale, Sep 3, 2007.

  1. Jkale

    Jkale Member

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    i have verizon fios 5meg down/2 meg up and i think they might be throttling my connection because i am lucky to get a 250k upload speed and a 600k download speed and that lags my house out and i have the ports forwarded propley for my server and my house still lags out anyone know why
     
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    Is this a matter of bits "b" and bytes "B".

    Generally ISPs advertise speed in bits and bittorrent clients show speed in bytes.

    8bs (bits) = 1B (byte)

    So the 250kBs, if it were bytes, would be 2,000kbs or 2Mbs.
    And the 600kBs would be 4,800kbs or 4.8Mbs.
     

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