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    upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lifted

    This is a discussion on upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lifted within the Speed tests and how to get better results forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; i upgrade the firmware and ask to be uncaped they did it and now i am syncing at 7616kbps ( ...

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      upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lifted

      i upgrade the firmware and ask to be uncaped they did it and now i am syncing at 7616kbps (still extremely stable) it was 5120kbps thats a good increase dont you think.
      bearing in mind that i live 1.6km from my exchange as the crow flys

      from this this

      System Up Time 81:30:48
      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 1000319 1053128 0 4599 5897 41:01:20
      LAN 10M/100M 1218618 1123531 0 3623 2403 81:30:45
      WLAN 54M 229468 203272 0 695 331 81:30:38

      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 5120 kbps 768 kbps
      Line Attenuation 35.0 db 23.0 db
      Noise Margin 15.3 db 15.0 db


      to this

      System Up Time 96:49:53
      Port Status TxPkts RxPkts Collisions Tx B/s Rx B/s Up Time
      WAN PPPoA 6859 11041 0 37 285 10:21:50
      LAN 10M/100M 1238925 1140239 0 3103 2036 96:49:50
      WLAN 54M 231054 203272 0 587 279 96:49:43


      ADSL Link Downstream Upstream
      Connection Speed 7616 kbps 768 kbps
      Line Attenuation 35.0 db 23.0 db
      Noise Margin 7.3 db 15.0 db


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      Re: upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lif

      It's still low for your attenuation.

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      Re: upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lif

      Hey guys,

      do you think these settings would be ok to keep my connection stable if i asked to uncapp my line?

      ConnectionSpeed 5984kbps 768kbps
      LineAttenuation 38.0db 23.0db
      NoiseMargin 7.0db 14.0db

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      Re: upgraded my router to the NEW firmware and got an increase in speed when cap lif

      ^^ i would say no, have a read of my first link and do a set of comparison stats
      Last edited by richone54; 20-04-08 at 12:02 PM.

     

     

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