[ILUG-BOM] Confusion... Internet Speeds.

kishor bhagwat aaaaarrrgghhh@yahoo.com
Sun May 18 22:57:02 IST 2003


--- Hrushikesh Tilak <hg_tilak@msn.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I am confused about internet speeds and download speeds.

no difference there...5KBps = 5 x 8 = 40Kbps, whcish is
what you will get with a 56Kbps modem.

> So when we here about Broadband Internet of 1MBPs or 128
> KBPs...what are the 
> actual download speeds?

Thats 1 Mbps, not MBps..thats because all networking
equipment is rated with the bit rate - how many bits can be
serialized per second.

regds,
Kishor 


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