I'm sorry to see so many people posting how unhappy they are withe Exede. I know there must be many,many more people like me who are very happy with Exede. Your speed can change real fast to slow and back to fast. I don't use a router. Don't download movies. I'm on beam 305. Have Liberty Plan 12. Yesterday did speed test. Upload speed 19Mbps guess that's how you write it. Down load 4. Run internet Health care and consistency was High. Readings aren't always that good but most of time they are good.