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Old 04-02-2007, 02:08 PM   #1
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I've just got a crappy download limit which i guess i've got an eye on. I also couldnt think where else to post this.

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howdy niall,

That would all depend on the compression of the video, but I would guess around 180 megs..

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oh i thought it'd be a lot lower than that :(
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it all depends on compression.. If it is DIVX then it will be alot lower than that.

I did not mean 180 megs I meant about 18 megs or even lower.
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ok thanks, can anyone else verify this?
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oh thanks, i thought it would be more but thanks, im glad that it's only around that area

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