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I just got SBC DSL the slowest service or whatever and im only dowloading at 37kb/s .....why is it going so slow ........is it becuase i was just activated
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if ur in florida ur answer is wilma like me :tazz:
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I have SBC here and the DL speed is about 40kb/s. It's not as fast as cable, but it is more dependable and the upload speed is nearly as fast as the download.
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yah but my ping in BF2 is really high and same with CoD ................and my download speed start out over 60 kb/s then drops to low 40s
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yah but my ping in BF2 is really high and same with CoD ................and my download speed start out over 60 kb/s then drops to low 40s


Many ISPs throttle their speeds that way, so you can download a webpage quickly but a larger file uses less "bandwidth".
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