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    40/10 package on sky?

    This is a discussion on 40/10 package on sky? within the Sky Broadband (Fibre) Help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Originally Posted by Bartlet If anyone has tried Google Play Music then you'll be well aware of how beneficial a ...

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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      Quote Originally Posted by Bartlet View Post
      If anyone has tried Google Play Music then you'll be well aware of how beneficial a faster upload would be.
      haha i uploaded 40GB at 1mb/s at christmas which took forever! sure i saw a log file that says max upload to google music is throttled at 10000kb/s (10mb/s)

      i prefer subsonic for android, as i can stream all my music from home rather than uploading to google.


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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      There are other systems which might be useful. Skifta should be able to allow you to stream to your phone or computer when away from home.

      Unfortunately I can't get it to work correctly as it keeps showing my NAS as Off-line. When I get an opportunity I intend to spend a little more time resolving this issue.

      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: 40/10 package on sky?

      im happy with me speeds

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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      I think it is more the improved Ping with fibre that improves online gaming, rather than the upload speed.

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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      Quote Originally Posted by Isitme View Post
      I think it is more the improved Ping with fibre that improves online gaming, rather than the upload speed.
      Tru, but the faster uploads helps

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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      In case anyone is reading this thread and not the other "Sky Fibre Unlimited - Free Upload Increase As From July For All Customers"

      It's started already

      Run a speedtest and if you get over 2mbps upload reboot your Sky Router to see the new speed reflected in the settings.

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      Re: 40/10 package on sky?

      That's great news, but after goin pro, unlimited speeds would just seem slow now ;-)

     

     
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