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  1. MICHAEL C

    MICHAEL C Member

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    Can anyone tell me if a download speed of 1163 kbps and up load of 471 kbps is normal on a stock Droid X
     
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    Thats decent if your not in town I supose. I get about 500 up and down kbps in the country where I live. But just for the heck of it I drove by the cell tower today and got a 2200kbps download and like a 500 upload.
     
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  3. MICHAEL C

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    So running a speed test ( mine 50 miles from test site) is really just a waste of time since variations can be enormous, your phone can be great on minute and poor the next.
     
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    Just ran a test and got 610 kbps down and 640 kbps up. A second test immediately after had 544/698. Just depends on network usage, really.
     
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    Main thing is how far you are from a tower and what is between you and that tower.
     
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    mwhartman Super Moderator/RS Premium Member

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    Moved to the X general discussion section
     
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    I just got 2337 down and 861 down at home. Wow
     
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    Did it again a second later and got 2411 down and 861up.... fastest I seen my phone ever
     
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    The speed you are getting really has nothing to do with the Droid X, but more of your location in relevance to the towers (signal strength).
     
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    Droid DOES!! What iDoesn't Theme Developer Premium Member

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