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    Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

    This is a discussion on Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband within the Sky news and announcements forums, part of the SkyUser Announcements category; Looks like EASUD has gone from 31/12/12 to March 2012. Please sky please be enabled by then lol...

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Looks like EASUD has gone from 31/12/12 to March 2012. Please sky please be enabled by then lol


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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by F022Y View Post
      Looks like EASUD has gone from 31/12/12 to March 2012. Please sky please be enabled by then lol
      Lucky you!

      My, exchange has gone the opposite way from the:- 31/03/2012 to 31/12/2012!

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      WOOHOOO!!!! Mine is finally listed!

      No idea of the prospective installation date though.

      For anyone interested in a link to the latest exchanges:

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      Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro: Connected at 80,000 kbps / 20,000 kbps
      Previous ADSL2+ Speed 19999 kbps 1153 kbps, Line Attenuation 17.5 db 6.9 db, Noise Margin 7.5 dB 8.7 dB
      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      yeesssssssssssssssssssss my exchange is on there too, bye bye sky once fibre goes live in my area.

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by lee2010 View Post
      yeesssssssssssssssssssss my exchange is on there too, bye bye sky once fibre goes live in my area.
      I shan't be saying goodbye to Sky in favour of BT.

      I found their call centre staff less than human and would never recommend them as a company worth joining.

      Speaking from a personal perspective, I would love a better upstream connection than I have currently. My current downstream can be maxed out with torrents, but that can be controlled.

      Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro: Connected at 80,000 kbps / 20,000 kbps
      Previous ADSL2+ Speed 19999 kbps 1153 kbps, Line Attenuation 17.5 db 6.9 db, Noise Margin 7.5 dB 8.7 dB
      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      It's all about the upload for me too, i currently get 17.6Mbps down and 821Kbps up, i did tinker with my 7800n which gave me a solid 19.8Mbps and 832Kbps Up @ 3.1 SNR for 2 months solid but backed down again as i didn't see the point.

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      upload for me to, i have a top of the range cctv system, and the upload would be much appreciated.

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      I'm looking forwards to being moved to a 20mbit upload next year
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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Quote Originally Posted by Kona Owner View Post
      I'm looking forwards to being moved to a 20mbit upload next year
      You are just extracting the urine from all us Sky users

      Hope your modem catches fire.

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      Re: Sky will be looking to run trials of fibre-optic broadband

      Can't we send someone around to do something to his green street cabinet?

      Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro: Connected at 80,000 kbps / 20,000 kbps
      Previous ADSL2+ Speed 19999 kbps 1153 kbps, Line Attenuation 17.5 db 6.9 db, Noise Margin 7.5 dB 8.7 dB
      Speedtest: 17.15MB/s 0.97Mb/s Ping 31 ms

     

     

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