ADSL Overhead

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Daeron Tinúviel, Jul 9, 2004.

  1. Daeron Tinúviel

    Daeron Tinúviel OSNN Senior Addict

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    hi, I need to know what is the typical ADSL overhead and the typical speeds test results for conecctions that are between 256/128, 512/256, 768/256 and 1024/512.....Our ADSL modem/Routers are 2wire 1800hw.....any input will be very helpful thanks
     
  2. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

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  3. Daeron Tinúviel

    Daeron Tinúviel OSNN Senior Addict

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    ok, i know that test but what i need is the typical overhead for those speeds.....i wanna know if it is normal to get a speed of 420/200(ADSL) for a connection of 512/256(ADSL)
     
  4. j79zlr

    j79zlr Glaanies script monkey Political User

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    typically you should get between 80-90% of the advertised speed, so 410/200+ is about right.
     
  5. Daeron Tinúviel

    Daeron Tinúviel OSNN Senior Addict

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    ok, thats the thing i wanna know.....one more thing, here where i live cable company offers 512/128 i have try them and i sometimes i get hihger speeds and file downlaods are at 64 contrary to DSL that downloads are like 50-55, any ideas why? does some cable companys offer more bandwith to compensate for signal loss?
     
  6. GoNz0

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    yes mines advertised as 512/256 i connect at 576/288