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Old 06.07.2016, 07:09
potove potove is offline
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Originally Posted by Jiaz View Post
Youtube(Google) throttles/limits speed per connection to rate of video/audio bit rate. So after an initial burst of caching data, the speed will slow down and stay at a rate so the video takes about real time to download.

Is this a new restriction imposed by Google/YouTube? Prior to last month,
I was able to set "Max chunks" to at least 10 and make downloading large
YouTube go really, really fast. (in fact, that was one of the reasons I
upgraded my home internet speed from 50mbps to 300mbps)
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