Life Happens Faster with Verizon Online DSL
Verizon Online DSL is a powerful connection that loads data and images at such a rate that you'll never go back to your old connection again. Verizon Online DSL brings you the convenience you want, making your work (or play) that much easier and faster.

Internet Access Dial-up vs. DSL:
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Dial-up vs. Verizon Online DSL: A Quick Comparison
Application Dial-up 56k Verizon Online DSL
Download 1 MB family reunion photos Over 4 min. About 25 sec.
Download 1.5 MB huge research proposal Over 6 min. About 40 sec.
Download 2.5 MB MP3 music Over 10 min. About 60 sec.
Download 6.0 MB sports/news video clip Over 25 min. About 2.5 min.

Speed comparisons are based on the following download speeds: comparisons 32Kbps for 56Kbps modem and 320 Kbps DSL.

Whether you connect to the Internet using a 56K modem, or a DSL modem, the speeds that you will experience will vary based on a variety of factors, including the following:

•  Length of your telephone line.
•  Condition of telephone wiring inside and outside your location.
•  Computer configuration.
•  Network or internet congestion.
•  Server and router speeds of the Web sites you access.
•  Other factors.

Connection speed, which is the speed that data is transferred between your computer and the Verizon Central Office, will be greater than download speed. Download speed is the speed at which information is transferred from the Internet to your computer.