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Ok, all you broadband users. what's the biggest single file you ever donwloaded?

kami

Lifer
Oct 9, 1999
17,627
4
81
645MB...yeah you guessed it, an ISO Image file.
when i had 56k I once downloaded a 200meg file though :)
 

yakko

Lifer
Apr 18, 2000
25,455
2
0
DanC,

Downloading someones hard drive?

Largest single file was about 850 mb.
 

Imported

Lifer
Sep 2, 2000
14,679
23
81
I single file containing one long mp3. It was 20 CDs put together, roughly around 1600MB. Glad it was off a T3..
 

andylawcc

Lifer
Mar 9, 2000
18,185
3
76
Metal Gear Solid TWO Trailer Movie from E3
it was 109 meg, from a 56k

largest in BB was Daikatana demo
 

Valhalla1

Diamond Member
Oct 13, 1999
8,678
0
76
largest file, a 1.2 gig divx format movie (single file)

over 20 gigs in a single ftp session (all movies and mp3s) from my buddies dsl server across town. guess it would have been easier to bring my box over to his house or him bring his here and put it on my network, but we're lazy. :)
 

purplehayes

Golden Member
Mar 31, 2000
1,517
0
0
600 Megs of Mandrake on a 56K connection. Nothing that large on my cable modem yet, I'm still looking.

PH
:D
 

Czar

Lifer
Oct 9, 1999
28,510
0
0
120mb, monkey island demo, I think this is the biggst. Though I just finished downloading 208 clips of Saturday night life, 1.1gig all to gether. All on single isdn line
 

Gorgonzola

Golden Member
Nov 22, 1999
1,300
0
76
i only have 56k (cant get any better in my area) and i download 600mb+ isos on a regular basis.
 

Czar

Lifer
Oct 9, 1999
28,510
0
0
debanshee, sucks, I spent 4-5 days constantly downloading godzilla divx on the worst speed ever and when it finaly finished it didnt work.
The only Fight Club divx version I´v seen on the net sucks actually, only 12.5fps
 

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