Router downstream 2272 Kbps only 800 Kbps PC?

  EddieA 23:21 17 Sep 2007
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I have a Netgear DG834G v3 Router connecting my PC to the internet.
In the Routers menu screen my downstream reading is 2272Kbps 2 Meg.
Checking a number of download speed tests and running tests my best download speed is about 800 Kbps 1 Meg.
Can anyone suggest where the loss in download speed is coming from?

  woodchip 23:24 17 Sep 2007

I think you are looking at connection speed and confusing it with download. What speed are you signed up for???

  EddieA 23:29 17 Sep 2007

My ISP has assured me that they have upgraded my line from 1 to 2 Meg.
The speed tests dont confirm this!

  woodchip 23:30 17 Sep 2007

Your line may not be good enough for a 2meg speed

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