1 Reply Latest reply: Feb 23, 2013 4:38 PM by parker612
asolar Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

Is a download speed of 1105 kbps and an upload speed of 325 kbps too slow to download something from the itunes store?

I'm trying to download a movie from the Itunes store and its only downloaded a small fraction of the movie and its taken days to download that.


MacBook Pro
  • 1. Re: Internet Speed and downloading...
    parker612 Level 4 Level 4 (1,195 points)
    Length and type of mediaApproximate size
    Download speed
    Broadband1Dial-up
    5 Mbit/s1 Mbit/s56K modem
    4-minute song4 MB4-5 seconds20-30 secondsAbout 10 minutes
    5-minute video30 MB30-40 secondsAbout 3 minutesAbout 1 hour, 10 minutes
    9-hour audiobook110 MB2 minutesAbout 10 minutesAbout 4 hours, 15 minutes
    45-minute TV show200 MB3-5 minutes15-20 minutesAbout 7 hours, 45 minutes
    45-minute HDTV show600 MB10-15 minutesAbout 45 minutes-1hn/a2
    2-hour movie1.0-1.5 GB18-24 minutesAbout 1.5-2 hoursn/a2
    2-hour HD movie3.0-4.5 GB54-72 minutes3About 4.5-6 hours3n/a2
    iPod Game10-60 MBAbout 30-70 secondsAbout 3-6 minutesAbout 1-2 Hours

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1577?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US