jcmolet wrote:You should not have any problems with the lower rate SD streams (generally .5 - 1.5 Mbps on Netflix and Amazon). However, you may not be able to consistently maintain the higher rate HD streams (generally 2 - 3 Mbps), particularly if you are using other devices on your network at the same time you are trying to watch a movie.
aaaiiihhh wrote:Apologies if this has already been covered. But I have cable now but am thinking about switching to DSL. Comcast has aggravated me for the last time! I was wondering how well Roku works on DSL. It would a speed of 3 Mbps. It works well with my cable now, so I am hoping it will still be okay with my Roku if I swtich to DSL.
DSL users out there - let me know! Thanks!
btw, Roku representatives - just wanted to say I love my Roku and always recommend it to people when they say they have netflix!!
Crow550 wrote:I heard adaptive streaming works better for low connection speeds
Crow550 wrote:I heard adaptive streaming works better for low connection speeds as it can change on the fly. Like the PS3, Wii & 360 does.
That's what I heard. I don't know when or if Netflix on Roku will switch?
RokuMarkn wrote:Adaptive bitrate switching is fully supported by the Roku HLS player and is used by a number of current channels. Of course the video provider must provide the alternate bitrate streams. If only one stream is supplied, the player obviously can't switch bitrates.
Users browsing this forum: belltown and 29 guests