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This topic has been un-stickied by sortofageek See Profile

xparkesx

join:2006-05-26
Lancaster, PA

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reply to Johkal

Lancaster, PA

Lancaster, PA on the Blast 50/10 Plan

System
reply to Johkal

(topic move) Slow Blast Plus

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train_wreck

join:2013-10-04
Antioch, TN
Reviews:
·Comcast
reply to Johkal

Re: Report recent Extreme, Blast or Performance upgrades here

this is comcast business class, in nashville, TN. Recently (few weeks) we have had the 105/20 service available. I'm doing a slight amount of speed throttling, just a few megs worth, actual speed is ~105.8. i've actually had some inconsistencies ever since the upgrade, and an unrelated call to tech support a few months ago resulted in the tech nonchalantly mentionting that she was getting packet loss on the modem.... :/


mgullick

join:2001-03-24
Chico, CA

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reply to Johkal

Chico, CA

Chico, CA

Supposedly paying for 50Mbps



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PaulGo

join:2005-01-29
Gaithersburg, MD

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reply to PaulGo

North Potomac, MD

Motorola SB6141 Comcast Blast




netfxoncc

@comcast.net
reply to dbldbl

Re: Richmond, CA

I just got another bump--30000/6000 on performance.

Provisioned Rate 30000 kbps
Provisioned Rate 6000 kbps

dbldbl

join:2006-01-23
San Francisco, CA

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reply to Johkal



Richmond, CA with Blast! upgrade and Amazon purchased Motorola SURFboard SB6141

Iceylinux

join:2003-06-13
Wilkes Barre, PA
Reviews:
·Comcast

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reply to Johkal

Pittston, PA




My extreme 105, I had existing service (50/10) and ordered it. 3 hours later i noticed a huge speed increase. The 250 dollar tech still didnt come out :-P I wonder if hes going to make it faster if he runs a single line, we have a few cable boxes on the line. *wishful thinking*

lol

**EDIT***

This is in Pittston, PA with an ARRIS Modem/Phone combo


sortofageek
Runs from Clowns
Premium,Mod
join:2001-08-19
kudos:23
reply to Johkal

(topic move) [Speed] Inconsistent since Performance upgrade in O

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spookypuff66

join:2003-11-10
Silverthorne, CO
reply to Johkal

Re: Report recent Extreme, Blast or Performance upgrades here

»results.speedtest.comcast.net/re···6442.png

Got this without reboot. Three days later got official notification via email.
Did ShaperProbe and it reported 25.5+.

xech

join:2012-11-22

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reply to Johkal
comcast does offer 1 gbps and 10gbps to bussiness only. But it would be thousands a month. Lol I heard that the CEO said that is ready to offer 1gbps to customers but they are not ready yet and don't even use 105 service fully.

105/20 gets you about 108 ish some 120 mbps like at early morning when the network is empty. If you ask me get the 105 service for $114 can't beat this with any ISP


Gsnorgathon

join:2011-02-18
Seattle, WA
reply to bigpoppa206

Seattle, WA

I accidentally rebooted my modem last night, and *poof*!



bigpoppa206

join:2005-03-29
Seattle, WA

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reply to Johkal
Seattle seems to still be working out the kinks. I had 25/3, went to less than that when the upgrade started a month ago and after last night, it went up.


Cthen

join:2004-08-01
Detroit, MI
Reviews:
·Verizon Wireless..

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reply to Johkal

Detroit, MI




New Blast! install as of today in Detroit.
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ymojica
Premium
join:2005-09-13
Cypress, TX

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reply to Johkal

Cypress, TX

CYPRESS, TX

Extreme 105 after the upgrade on speed.

»stage.results.speedtest.comcast.···6752.png


garrettg84

@comcast.net

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reply to Johkal

Bedford, IN

Bedford, IN (south of Bloomington, IN) getting about 50-54mb/s down and 10-12mb/s up.

cardinale

join:2013-05-23
reply to Kepler6

Re: Albuquerque, NM

I had the extreme 50, but got an email that since I am valued customer I now get extreme 100 for no extra charge…which turns out to be closer to 200+


sortofageek
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join:2001-08-19
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reply to swilliams

(topic move) [Speed] Littleton, CO - Slow after upgrade

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elina817

join:2003-03-17
Boulder, CO

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1 recommendation

reply to Johkal

Boulder, CO

I'm on Blast - was having trouble with internet d/l speeds dropping below 10Mbps, and then CS rep explained to me that I was still on a DOCSIS 2.0 modem (doh!) Got my new 3.0 compatible Arris gateway, and now I'm consistently getting the new speeds:



lupus

join:2001-08-01
Bellevue, WA

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1 recommendation

reply to Johkal

Bellevue, WA

For all you Grandfathered 'Ultra' tier folks -

I was on Ultra. Finally called Customer Service yesterday and the rep confirmed the new 50 Mbps Blast service is available in my area (Bellevue, Wa). So for a few dollars less I went from 30 Mbps to 50 Mbps. Sweet! Looks like Comcast is not touching the grandfathered 'Ultra' tier or notifying you about the change (other then commercials in my area). Also, my experience was great. Rep knew his stuff and the change took all of 1 minute!



Big Hurt

join:2004-02-26
Battle Creek, MI
Reviews:
·Comcast

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reply to FarmerBob

Re: Littleton, CO

OMG! I was on the phone over an hour getting tossed back and forth between departments yesterday too. They told me the exact same crap! This is bull! Comcast needs to get this figured out. I have the HD Preferred Plus XF bundle. I have had it since January and always have gotten 36/6.

Mod Note: This topic is for reports of successful upgrade, only. Please take other subjects to a new topic. There is another stickied topic where discussion of upgrades yet to come is appropriate, just not this one. ~sorto'


FarmerBob

join:2000-12-21
Littleton, CO
Reviews:
·Comcast
·CenturyLink
·EarthLink
·ViaTalk
reply to swilliams
Finally got a hold of an Escalation Rep and they found that first of all my modem was not provisioned, thus no software update and because of the "changes" there are issues with my service requiring a service call tomorrow. As far as the tier, I was told I had the "Preferred" tier that will be at 25/4. I've had up to 35/6. But the photograph of the "confidential" pricing schedule on the master thread shows Preferred at 50/10. So . . . we'll see what I end up with after the tech is done?
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neil0311

join:2005-07-24
Marietta, GA

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reply to Johkal

Marietta, GA


jreuter

join:2013-05-02
Colorado Springs, CO
reply to NUR6

Re: Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs, CO

Just went to the Comcast store and upgraded my leased modem to DOCSIS 3 to get the performance boost.

xfinity speed test says 22Mbps down, 4.5Mbps up.

speedtest.net says 13Mbps down, 4.5Mbps up.

I know I've gotten better than 13 down even before the boost on some big downloads, so there must be some choke point from Comcast and speedtest.net. The 4.5 up sure is nice, though.


JimThePCGuy
Formerly known as schja01.
Premium,MVM
join:2000-04-27
Morton Grove, IL

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reply to Johkal

Morton Grove, IL

 
Morton grove, IL
Performance

iNick
Premium
join:2012-12-11
Joliet, IL
Reviews:
·Comcast

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reply to sortofageek

Re: Joliet, IL

Upstream: No shaper detected.Median received rate: 22000 Kbps.Downstream: No shaper detected.Median received rate: 170000 Kbps Im mobile so sorry if it not correct I just copied what it said and emailed it to me then pasted here but im on Extreme 50 got upgraded to Extreme 105 in Joliet, IL not far from Chicago so is this the speeds faster thrn 100Mb/s Commercial I see all the time? When I download Items from Microsoft it averages out at 21Mb/s sometimes higher like 25 sometimes lower like 13


sortofageek
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reply to iNick
What does shaperprobe tell you?
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rmdir

join:2003-03-13
Chicago, IL

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reply to iNick
What were you at before? They told me 105 was the top speed tier available.