approx how long does it take you to download a 1 gig movie

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  1. BennyMusolini

    BennyMusolini New Member Banned User

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    They say America has amongst the slowest & most expensive broadband in the cosmos.
     
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    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Banned User

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    nigga fuck yo cosmos
     
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    I'm on wireless at home. My router is AC but my cards aren't. My IPS claims 60MB service, I get about 50 on my laptop wifi. It's usually the "other guy" who slows my downloads down but I can usually get a gig in 45 minutes or so downloading something from a newsgroup. Direct downloads are lots faster.
     
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    2-3 min?
     
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    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    I just did a couple of test direct downloads and it's about 6 minutes for me. I don't know how much overhead my laptop is using and as I said earlier, I'm on wifi.
     
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    Goddamn thieves :coffee:
     
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    Nobody's mentioned doing anything illegal. In fact, it's against the rules here.
     
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