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What is an average broadband upload speed?

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2 years ago#1
I'm not talking about what is advertised, but what you actually get when you run a speed test. Anyone have any idea what average would be?
2 years ago#2
this depends entirely on what areas you include in your demographic.

but if i was to pull a number from my butt, id say its about 1 meg
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2 years ago#3
Average is 10mbps.
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2 years ago#4
That depends totally on your ISP and the package you choose. http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3005492152
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2 years ago#5
I changed to dsl and I'm getting .3 up. I'm thinking that's gonna be a problem for online gaming.
2 years ago#6
Gojak_v3 posted...
I changed to dsl and I'm getting .3 up. I'm thinking that's gonna be a problem for online gaming.


.3?

What the hell? I though we were in 2013.
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2 years ago#7
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/3005494782

I went to battlog and filtered BF3 servers by North America and 1-10 open slots (not empty or full) and I only get a couple dozen servers under 80 ping,
2 years ago#8
Gojak_v3 posted...
I changed to dsl and I'm getting .3 up. I'm thinking that's gonna be a problem for online gaming.

A lot of multiplayer games run fine even on dial-up. Stop worrying about nothing.
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2 years ago#9
.3 up is fine for playing online. Common home speeds would realistically be like 1-5, maybe 10 at the outside. Usually, as a consumer, you don't need nearly as much upload speed as you do download speed.
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2 years ago#10
DerPancake posted...
Gojak_v3 posted...
I changed to dsl and I'm getting .3 up. I'm thinking that's gonna be a problem for online gaming.


.3?

What the hell? I though we were in 2013.


.3? haha, my crappy connection only get's 27kb up or just barely .21 megabits up
while i don't game online all that much, it works just fine if you're the only person using the internet
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