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Videotron Giga Speeds


Re: Videotron Giga Speeds

> What are you using to test your Internet speed ?  If you're using a browser, make sure you're using the official Videotron speed test site



Videotron themselves tell you not to use their own site, because it can't provide enough bandwidth to reach giga speeds. I used various servers on, and then tested indepedently by downloading files from gigabit servers to a single device, and then to multiple devices (aggregating the total speed)



> Also, the browser you use can make a difference and any Antivirus / firewall program will also affect the result.  I did a few tests on my computer and I found out Firefox is usually less affected by my antivirus program than Chrome or Edge.

The issue is not browser or PC (CPU)-related - confirmed by Videotron techs
My particular issue is 100% that the modem cannot reach gigabit speeds at the moment, at least not in my house it can't. That's why I was looking for proof of someone with the same service having actually reached gigabit speeds

Re: Videotron Giga Speeds

Use a direct cable plugged directly into the videotron router. And then you'll achieve full speed (940).

Of course the other end of the cable must be plugged into your computer.

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