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Old January 12th 17, 11:27 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
Tim+[_4_]
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UnsteadyKen wrote:
In article , says...
Judging from other responses, my latency sucks. Why should this be?


WiFi gives crap latency figures compared to wired.


Fair enough. Did wonder if that was the cause.

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Old January 5th 18, 12:53 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
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Damn it. Thunderbird is sending me to a lot of really old threads lately.

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Old January 5th 18, 12:00 PM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
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On Friday, 30 December 2016 09:07:28 UTC, 7 wrote:
Adrian Caspersz wrote:

by SamKnows, includes a latency figure ...

http://www.broadbandperformance.co.uk/

As was promoted by BBC Watchdog during their usually flawed
investigations, but seems a clear tool nonetheless and is free of
adverts and other nonsense.



Download 66.8 Mbps
Upload 18.5 Mbps
Latency 6 ms

Those copper Strowger relays have gotten faster.
Shame it can't upload very fast through these copper straws.

This £14 128GB microsd card

https://www.amazon.co.uk/CRAVOG-Micr...DWW/ref=sr_1_9


Out of stock and one wonders whether the contents match the labelling!

Here is a proper one: -
https://www.scan.co.uk/products/128g...th-sd-adap?v=b
although the price has gone up over Xmas :-(


will take 2 hours to send with Bhtee cowboy installed networks
but 3 minutes with 1Gbit symmetric fibre B4RN farmboy installed network.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37974267

IoD calls for 10Gbit fibre networks to keep UK
competitive in the global race


Indeed - big factories or offices need Gigabit or faster connections.

so that 128GB files can be sent in under 20 seconds.


My PC has a Sata III hybrid drive, so its maximum transfer rate is 6Gbps, so it could neither send nor receive at 10Gbps for more than the few seconds it would take to [un]buffer all its RAM. Do try and keep some realism in your posts.


The UK pipes into foreign countries need to
be at least x100 to keep up.


Probably are.

 




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