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dsl vs.cable

by hartlanders / November 21, 2004 11:03 PM PST

i am thinking of changing fro dialup to does it compare to cable? i now have earthlink with el accelerator.would the dsl give a faster connection thanwhat i now have?

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 21, 2004 11:08 PM PST
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Re: dsl vs.cable
by Hounddog / November 22, 2004 2:37 AM PST
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I used both dsl and cable.Cable was the fastest at times but in peak periods when most people using it,it was only half the speed of dsl.Dsl a little slower but remains constant.

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