Home | FAQs | Articles | Archive | Documentation | Useful Links | Guestbook | Recommend Us

Download Time Calculator

Use the following script to determine the amount of time it would take to download a file of a certain size from the Internet. Keep in mind that this script could prove really useful in case you wish to download a whole Linux distribution.

File Size:
Overhead: %

Speed Time
HH:MM:SS
9.6 Kbps
14.4 Kbps
28.8 Kbps
33.6 Kbps
56 Kbps (V90)
64 Kbps (ISDN)
128 Kbps (ISDN-2)
256 Kbps
512 Kbps (ASDL)
1.024 Mbps
1.544 Mbps (DS1, T1)
Speed Time
HH:MM:SS
2.048 Mbps (E1, ISDN-32)
10 Mbps (10Base-T)
25.6 Mbps (ATM25)
34 Mbps (E3)
45 Mbps (DS3, T3)
51 Mbps (OC1)
100 Mbps (100Base-T)
155 Mbps (OC3)
622 Mbps (OC12)
2.4 Gbps (OC48)
10 Gbps (OC192)

KByte = Kilobyte
MByte = Megabyte
GByte = Gigabyte
Kbps = Kilobit per second
Mbps = Megabit per second
Gbps = Gigabit per second
Calculator script courtesy of J. Kessels from Numion (Opens New Window)