[URL]http://www.speedtest.net/[/URL]\n\nIt allows you to test download/upload speeds, ping test etc. It allows\nyou to compare graphically back to calendar date you select, your\ndownload/upload speeds.\n\nPut it this way: If my download speed history was a rollercoaster,\npeople would NOT come off the ride alive! OTOH, my upload speed is\nmostly rock-stady, 2.08~2.09mbps. On a download test where my speed\nwas 8.9mbps, the max was 5.9mbps and the max was 13 & change. And\nthat swing was during just one test!\n\nIs it my pc, the cable internet provider, the volume of users/time of\nday??\n\n-ChrisCoaster.