[ILUG-BOM] Confusion... Internet Speeds.
Tue May 13 09:54:14 IST 2003
I am confused about internet speeds and download speeds.
I guess (please correct) a 56 KBPs modem allows a maximum inflow(&outflow!)
of 56 KiloBits ps of data between 2 computers.
But still most(or all?) ISPs in Mumbai offer download speeds(the thing that
u see in the browser downloader or a download manager) is only 5KBPs.
So when we here about Broadband Internet of 1MBPs or 128 KBPs...what are the
actual download speeds?
Why dont all the people refer to actual download speeds rather than the max
transfer speeds while referring to their connection?
Thanking in advance,
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