Q & A:
What makes a V.92
modem faster than V.90 modem?
The quick connect feature of a V.92 modem cuts the modem negotiation
or handshake time by up to 50% so you can dial-in faster. The main feature
that makes a V.92 modem faster than a V.90 modem is V.44 the new compression
protocol. It is based upon a compression scheme that can speed up your web
browsing as much as 50%. Not all V.92 modems are required to have V.44 data
What kind of speed increase can I
expect to see?
While the actual connection speed reported may not change, you will
see an increase in the throughput of data