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Old 04-12-2007, 01:11 PM   #21
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1.5Mbps is only 192kb/s so you its not alot at all
hey borat, how did you figure that? ive never known how to figure the actual connection speed... just curious, thanks
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Old 04-12-2007, 03:25 PM   #22
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it works ok...but like everyone said is expensive...if you really need it get it!it will be alot faster then dial up believe it.but not practical for gaming.and if your for certain highspeed like cable and dsl wont be out there for a while get sat!!i download stuff in no time its just you get high ping and crap!!well good luck with your dec..
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hey borat, how did you figure that? ive never known how to figure the actual connection speed... just curious, thanks
http://www.unit-conversion.info/computer.html

and internet speed is measure in megabit, not megabyte

so 1mbps internet is not 1000 or 1024kb or watever. its only 128kb
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