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aibojk

join:2004-05-25
Richmond Hill, ON
reply to elitefx

Re: Stuck on DOCSIS 2 speeds?

Saphier,

Any update? I am about to get this package but I don't want to be stuck at 12Mbps.

Aibo


technocar2

join:2009-05-29
Brampton, ON
kudos:2

said by aibojk:

Saphier,

Any update? I am about to get this package but I don't want to be stuck at 12Mbps.

Aibo

If you want higher usage you are better off with TPIA, if you want higher speed then rogers is the only option.

yyzlhr

join:2012-09-03
Scarborough, ON
kudos:4

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reply to aibojk

said by aibojk:

Saphier,

Any update? I am about to get this package but I don't want to be stuck at 12Mbps.

Aibo

This package is remaining at 12mbps at this time.

Let's not lose sight of the fact that this package is currently provisioned at 12mbps when the regular express was ALREADY at 18mbps. If it didn't get the bump to 18mbps, do we really think Rogers is going to bump this to 25mbps?


Zforgetabout

@rogers.com

I own a DOCSIS 2 modem @ 10 Mb/s.

I had a casual DOCSUIS 3 modem pre-purchase concern, and a Rogers rep immediately agreed I could try a provisioned rental DOCSIS 3 modem for up to a month, and make my own measurements.

Afterwards I could make an informed choice about a DOCSIS 3 modem and/or service purchase. If I didn't want to permanently change anything, then simply return the modem and re-provision my personal one.

I haven't yet done this as I'm currently satisfied with my 10 MB/s, but this seems a very reasonable low-risk approach.