View Full Version : xtra broadband cheating me?

31-07-2006, 09:48 PM
Hey ppl, i got braodband from xtra 3.5mbps plan, 5gb download.
First month i was averageing 400KB/s (national), 300KB/s (international), every single damn day......... (i check it every single damn day)

now in the second month i am averaging 150KB/s (national) and 50-80KB/s (international)

They are crealry cheating me!!!!

My downstream rate was 4288 and upstream rate 160, talked to the technician, and my downstream rate means that i will get full speed!!!

31-07-2006, 09:56 PM
Thatís nothing new see: http://computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/news/EC8584D8984D4FACCC2571B600729034

31-07-2006, 10:02 PM
The real downloading and uploading speeds depend on a number of factors,
the speeds shown in adsl modem's configuration page arent necessarily your
real speeds but the possible maximum.
I am on 3.5 / 128 too, and sometimes (especially these several days)
I dont even get speeds as fast as yours.