1
vote
3answers
309 views

DSL vs Cable internet?

So I am not quite sure of the differences. I have read that DSL is fed into the home via the phone line, and cable is, of course, through the cable jacks. I currently have a 30Mbps cable connection ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Why is net much slower if computer is plugged in it via a wireless router?

I have a computer which is plugged directly in the net via the ADSL modem provided by the ISP. Sometimes there is need to connect other computers on the net. Then I add a TP-LINK wireless router to ...
0
votes
1answer
349 views

Router after DSL model gives low speed

Consider next situation: one phone line with DSL connection (Annex B), one Annex B DSL modem with one LAN port (Zyxel P660RT2) one Annex A DSL/modem+router (Huawei EchoLife HG520) one old laptop ...
1
vote
6answers
252 views

What is the next step up from ASDL?

I generally get "better" than the average using speedtest, My download speed is usually adequate, but my upload is deficient when net traffic is heavy. I am using voip as my primary phone system and ...
2
votes
3answers
270 views

DSL performance depends on ISP?

In Canada, the DSL-based internet access is open, and any ISP can sub-lease the phone cables from Bell (for example) and provide Internet to customers. My current provider is an independent one, not ...
13
votes
6answers
18k views

Why is my DSL connection so slow, when my neighbor's is much faster?

I've just moved into a new house (new for me; the house was built in 2006). I've purchased DSL service through AT&T, paying for speeds "up to" 768 Kbps downstream / 384 Kbps upstream. My issue ...