Is @Comcast throttling iOS 8 downloads? Direct thr…September 17, 2014September 17, 2014Technology's Infestation of my Life The times they are a-changin’. This post seems to be older than 6 years—a long time on the internet. It might be outdated. Is @Comcast throttling iOS 8 downloads? Direct through Comcast: 600 KB/s. Proxy through Linode server (over Comcast): 7 MB/s 0 Related 8 thoughts on “Is @Comcast throttling iOS 8 downloads? Direct thr…” iansltx September 17, 2014 at 10:47 pm @AndrewFerguson @comcast Probably not throttling. Probably overloeaded CDN edge on Comcast’s side, wide-open edge on Linode’s. iansltx September 17, 2014 at 10:47 pm @AndrewFerguson Maybe netstat and see whether the CDN IPs are different? Betcha they are very different. Chris Pearson September 18, 2014 at 8:19 am yea apple didnt pay for the fast lane ComcastMike September 18, 2014 at 8:51 am @AndrewFerguson Sorry about the delay. Did you still need assistance? Katelyn Reilly September 21, 2014 at 5:17 pm I had a really hard time getting mine to complete successfully. Took four tries. The first attempt was the slowest. (also on Comcast) Peter Walchenbach September 21, 2014 at 5:36 pm Ask reddit Andrew Ferguson September 21, 2014 at 9:52 pm Katelyn Reilly: Are you still having issue? Katelyn Reilly September 21, 2014 at 9:54 pm No, it went through finally. Comments are closed.