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News Sckipio hits 2Gbps G.FAST broadband speed high

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 20 Oct 2015.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Mr_Mistoffelees The Rotary Cat.

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    If G.FAST is made available in rural areas I would be very interested in this, although it's going to have to deliver real benefits around a mile from the green box, not just within spitting distance.
     
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    Anfield Multimodder

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    Nice to see some compnies still trying to improve performance on the ancient cables, because FTTH will remain an unrealistic dream in the UK for most.
     
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    dark_avenger Minimodder

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    While continued research into such tech is good it's not going to produce speeds anything like that in a rural area.

    The copper here in country Australia is stuffed and needs to be ripped out. Just getting decent current ADSL speeds is rare.
     
  5. Gareth Halfacree

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    Re-read the article: this is a commercial product which is shipping (to ISPs) now, not a research project.
     
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