Entertainment Anyone here use HughesNet Gen4 for internet access?

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  1. GaryPuppet

    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    If so, how do you like it? How much do you pay a month?

    Do you ever encounter any problems and if so how quickly do they get resolved?

    I am sink and tired of this Verizon DSL bullshit.


    Thanks for any info.

    —GP
     
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    DaTenses Well-Known Member

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    I hope you don't plan on playing any games or real-time voice/video communications if you're gonna use a satellite internet connection
     
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    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    Nah. Im not a gamer.
     
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    Father O'Blivion Well-Known Member

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    Satellite internet is usually a last resort for people who live in areas too rural get anything else.
     
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    DaTenses Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure what's wrong with your provider, but DSL is typically rock-solid reliable. But if for some reason your particular provider sucks, satellite is an option if you don't care about lag, and don't need high upload bandwidth.
     
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    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    Fuckin verizon dsl promises 2mbps down load but when i run a speed test,
    I rarely get faster than .72 mbps down load and i've had it with them.
     
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    No cable modem in your area?