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Discussion in 'Broadband Internet' started by mdram, Jan 10, 2019.

  1. mdram

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    update. finished my first month. ran @ 60mbps all month

    streaming seems to work fine, at least for a single source
     
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    How much data did you end up using?
     
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    I would be so screwed with data caps. According to my router we use between 10-70GB a day of data depending on if it’s a week day or a weekend day. We stream everything including our normal TV service.

    I’m sure Verizon would cap me big time.
     
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    its an unlimited plan, no caps, just deprioritization
    and that depends on your tower congestion
     
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    Verizon doesn’t have data caps, yet. I’m sure that would come down the pike later. Then again I’m sure my current ISP, Frontier, will do the same.
     
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    then it wouldnt be unlimited
     
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    On a busy tower, my "deprioritized" hotspot speeds do slow down some, but it has never been slow enough to affect streaming or anything else including VOIP calls. Actually, I'm usually not even aware of the slow downs unless I'm logging the speeds at the time.
     
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    I’ll definitely look at this once we lose our special pricing with Frontier and need to take a 30 day break to become a “new” customer.
     
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    forgot about this thread
    still going great

    but verizon has now discontinued this plan
     
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