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Download times?

Discussion in 'Virtual Console' started by kaitora, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. kaitora

    kaitora New Member

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    I'm running an 8mb connection, and i was wondering how long it takes to download games on average? Can you tell me for each type of game eg snes, genesis?
     
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    well it takes 5-10 mins for any game realy, not much longer than that.
     
  3. Fängan

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    what kind of connection do u got? i run on a 2 mbit and for me it just takes lik 2 min max
     
  4. kaitora

    kaitora New Member

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    i said i have 8mb/s. I was just curious as i would have thought it would take longer for n64 games compared to snes or genesis games
     
  5. Kuoid

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    it cant take that long, even in peak time
     
  6. TimpZ

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    I got 8Mb/s and it still takes me about 40 minutes, inclusive restarts...
     
  7. juice8200

    juice8200 New Member

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    It will take longer to download n64 games than it does for snes. However, it should only take about 5-10 minutes for a n64 game to download on a slow connection.
     
  8. TimpZ

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    im talking about the internet channel and everybody votes channels! seriusly!
     
  9. Jailbreak

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    Does it depend on what connection you have? ie is using a router faster than the usb dongle?
     
  10. kaitora

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    most wireless routers have a max transfer of 54mb/s
     
  11. supersujay

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    ya 5-10 minutes and at most i have heard of is 15 minutes but it took my Wii about 4 minutes to download Golden Axe
     
  12. TimpZ

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    when i downloaded paper mario with our new internet it only took 3 minutes tops! and we have 8mb/s
     
  13. Jailbreak

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    i downloaded lylat wars yesterday and waas surprised that it only took about 3 minutes, i thought it would take longer
     
  14. supersujay

    supersujay New Member

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    vc games don't take long at all if when i download anything now i takes at most 3 minutes but on avg 2 mintuesish
     
  15. Kevlar

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    it doesn't take that long, but the download screen is unbelievably annoying!!
     

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