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#21339 - 03/20/17 09:58 AM my macpc nic speed  
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Gary Costello Offline
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Hi All
below is my network card
does anybody know if this is capable of receiving 240 mb internet speed ?

Two independent 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45) interfaces with support for jumbo frames
regards
gary

Last edited by Gary Costello; 03/20/17 10:12 AM.

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#21343 - 03/30/17 06:22 PM Re: my macpc nic speed [Re: Gary Costello]  
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Yes.

240Mb internet (note the lower case 'b') is 240 Megabit, which equates to (240/8)=~30 megabytes per second maximum.

Remember that the actual speed achieved will depend on the origin. In practice, I've found very few sites that can deliver more than 2-3 megabytes per second.

10/100/1000 is also Megabit – it means a card that can switch between 10Mb (1.25MB/sec), 100Mb (12.5MB/sec), and 1000Mb (125MB/sec).


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