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safe to leave a PS3 on for 8 straight hours?

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2 years ago#11
Not arguing with precise speeds here, but I think the TC was implying that a 17 GB download was taking him 8 hours, when an ethernet cable can cut that to around an hour or two at most.
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2 years ago#12
thompsontalker7 posted...
Not arguing with precise speeds here, but I think the TC was implying that a 17 GB download was taking him 8 hours, when an ethernet cable can cut that to around an hour or two at most.


An Ethernet cable will only speed up LAN connections. It's not his local/wireless connection that will be the bottleneck though, it will be his broadband connection.

So in his case, unless he's copying data from a local server (which he's not) then using an Ethernet cable (in this case between his modem and PS3) wouldn't actually make any difference.
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2 years ago#13
This is just so sad....
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