Help With Downloads Speed Tags: LAN Download Games Torrent Networking Last response: January 18, 2013 6:59 PM in Networking Share markalmza January 14, 2013 10:14:15 PM Hey when I use the speedtest .net site it's says that my download speed is 1.3 mbps but when I download a game (not torrent) i only get a max speed of 133 Kbps. Why is that?? More about : downloads speed PhilFrisbie January 16, 2013 7:00:18 PM When you download a game you are being told the speed is 133 KBps (bytes per second), not Kbps (bits per second). There are 8 bits per byte, but in the real world of Internet speeds the conversion is closer to 10:1. m 0 l markalmza January 16, 2013 8:31:42 PM So am I getting the right speeds?? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PhilFrisbie January 18, 2013 6:59:39 PM Yes! And this confusion comes up all the time m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedComputer lockup on all high speed downloads. Forum SolvedSlow game downloads but 20mbps download speed Forum SolvedSlow uTorrent downloads speeds. Forum Slow downloads but fast speed Forum Help please! Downloaded speed fan and now I have a problem! Forum Connection speed slows while downloading HELP Forum "High speed" internet, terribly slow downloads Forum SolvedFast speeds, but slow downloads? Forum SolvedMove Downloads/Desktop from SSD to HDD? Help Forum How to speed up downloads With Your Current Internet Connection Forum Upload speeds twice as fast as download speeds and downloads 1/10th of advertised Forum SolvedVery slow internet speed when downloading Forum Speed of downloads after installing service pack 2 Forum Solvedinternet speed and downloading Forum second harddrive= slow steam downloads? help needed Forum Solveddownloading speed is dead in torrent application Forum SolvedIs it common to not see full download speed while downloading? Forum SolvedDownload speed/upload speed needed for gaming while downloading Forum Help with downloads Forum internet cutts out randomly stopping downloads. help please! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !