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Old July 17, 2011, 03:51 PM
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I did download 2 games at the office, I had 7-8 MB/s (on a 100/100). It was probably limited by my hard drive... only have a 7200.12. So it was fairly quick..
I think Steam downloads sequentially, so you're thruput for your HD would be closer to 100MB/sec

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Thanks for the heads up. Checked my server, I was set for Sacramento? which averaged about 1.2MB/s. Vancouver was 2.4MB/s last night, and Seattle was averaging about 3.6, with peaks up to 4.2MB/s.

The only thing I do which maxes my connection (50 Mb) is updates from RiFT servers.
Just checked, mine is set for Sacramento as well and that was the one I was getting 5MB+ from.
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Old August 7, 2011, 07:48 AM
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Looks like they've definitely improved download speeds.

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