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    do you think my speed is ok

    This is a discussion on do you think my speed is ok within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; got connected to sky a few days ago,when i ordered my sky box and broadband mid the agent asked me ...

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      do you think my speed is ok

      got connected to sky a few days ago,when i ordered my sky box and broadband mid the agent asked me to hang on while he checked my line,he came back and said i shoud get three and half meg,i said i didnt expect that much due to my distance from exchange,he said you should get that,
      my download speed is about 2100 kbps and 311 up
      do you think that is about right.router stats below

      Router StatisticsSystem Up Time: 5:52:14

      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 22139 33702 0 0 0 0:24:18
      LAN 34323 22816 0 0 0 5:52:14
      WLAN 0 0 0 0 0 0:00:00
      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 2560 kbps 384 kbps
      Line Attenuation 63.0 db 31.5 db
      Noise Margin 7.7 db 14.0 db

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      Re: do you think my speed is ok

      I would say what you have is about right for an attenuation of 63db, someone will correct me if I wrong..

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      Re: do you think my speed is ok

      Quote Originally Posted by Koala5 View Post
      I would say what you have is about right for an attenuation of 63db, someone will correct me if I wrong..
      yes i know i live about 4 miles from exchange,just wanted to know why agent said three and meg when he checked my line

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      Re: do you think my speed is ok

      As koala says that is about spot on for the line att. When you say agent I guess you mean sales agent which explains why he/she said 3 and a half
      You could try the test socket and see if that gives you any more but I doubt you will see much if any more.


     

     

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