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    Mediacom Speed Increase

    Has anyone noticed their Mediacom internet speed increase above the level you are paying for? I have the 12 mbps service, but have been getting around 24 mbps download speeds lately. Some glitch?



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Not seeing it. Getting around 11. Maybe call customer service and complain?



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    Re:Mediacom Speed Increase

    Sure..... :)



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    currently a 13.97 download and a 1.75 upload. The download might be a little higher but the upload doesn't seem too good.



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    How can you tell the difference between 11 and 24 unless you are using torrents?


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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Quote Originally Posted by jeff0514 View Post
    Has anyone noticed their Mediacom internet speed increase above the level you are paying for? I have the 12 mbps service, but have been getting around 24 mbps download speeds lately. Some glitch?

    Thought I'd check since you mentioned it. Getting 16.4 Mbps download. It used to be right around 9 Mbps. Something has changed. Now it's hitting 18 Mbps.

    http://www.speedtest.net/result/1855121557.png


    Last edited by aauummm; 03-25-2012 at 10:49 AM.

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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Our DVR has changed too now has multiple shows in folders



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Was 13.97 now 22.25



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Quote Originally Posted by IceCyIce View Post
    Was 13.97 now 22.25
    50.68 download. 5.54 upload with the new Wide Open West package in the Chicago suburbs. We have a three way competition in my town. Reportedly Verizon will be the 4th. It's nice to get quotes and pit one against the other.



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Quote Originally Posted by jeff0514 View Post
    Has anyone noticed their Mediacom internet speed increase above the level you are paying for? I have the 12 mbps service, but have been getting around 24 mbps download speeds lately. Some glitch?
    Now it's hitting over 25 Mbps.


    Last edited by aauummm; 03-25-2012 at 10:53 AM.

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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    I'm part of a test of online speed by the FCC and saw this thread, so checked the data from my device. On March 22 the speed increased from the 11.75 to 15.75 and has held at the faster speed through today.



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Download everything you can while it lasts!



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Thats a switch...I was paying for 10 down and usually got .2 down.


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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    What does mediacom charge for basic internet? Need speed fast enough to stream netflix. Can you sign up for only one year at a time?



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    Re: Mediacom Speed Increase

    Quote Originally Posted by cyking View Post
    What does mediacom charge for basic internet? Need speed fast enough to stream netflix. Can you sign up for only one year at a time?
    Mediacom is not contracted service. You can start one month and then drop it the next if you want.




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