Solved Why is Steam so slow? Tags: PC gaming Download Games Steam Video Games Last response: September 30, 2012 5:44 AM in Video Games Share Spartin503 September 30, 2012 4:33:11 AM I have about a 23.5 MB/sec download speed but when I download a game from Steam, max I can get for download is 2.5 MB/sec. Why is it slow? More about : steam slow Best solution bystander September 30, 2012 5:11:50 AM Share Most likely, you have a 23.5 megabit/sec download speed, and 2.5 megabyte download speed with steam. 2.5 * 8-bits = 20 megabit/sec. Spartin503 September 30, 2012 5:43:48 AM Best answer selected by spartin503. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Spartin503 September 30, 2012 5:44:24 AM Thank you for the clarification. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Steam Downloads why so long to download? Forum Why Steam / Forum Slow PC, can't figure out why Forum Why so many objections to Steam ? Forum Steam Games on 2nd HDD, Steam .exe on SSD Forum Www steam complaints com Forum Why is my computer running slow Forum Why is my internet so slow when it shouldn't be Forum Steam and Origin!!! Forum Steam downloads keep crashing upon startup and redownloading. Forum If I buy a retail game will it go to Steam ? Forum Where can i complain to steam Forum Which games did you pick up this Holiday sale ( Steam or otherwise)? Forum Why is my PC so slow ? Forum PS3, and Wii adding to wired network. Forum Why all my games became so laggy? Forum Why Does Shogun 2 Run So Badly Forum Why are 90% of benchmarks 1920x1200 instead of 1920x1080 Forum Steam Just Cause 2 Demo Error? Forum Why cant my computer run Skyrim? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !