Thinking of getting Time Capsule...

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by PQTrojan, Jul 3, 2009.

  1. PQTrojan macrumors newbie

    Dec 26, 2008
    ...and I have Comcast with a 250 gb bandwidth cap. Does that mean my back ups will eat up this bandwidth allowance?
  2. techfreak85 macrumors 68040


    Jan 13, 2008
    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPod; U; CPU iPhone OS 3_0 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/528.18 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0 Mobile/7A341 Safari/528.16)

    No. The time capsule is on ur Local network. Comcast only charges for use on their outside, Internet.
  3. PQTrojan thread starter macrumors newbie

    Dec 26, 2008
    Am I right to assume that other items such as my AppleTV and Slingbox won't take up the bandwidth allowance as long as the devices are in the same local network as the computer?
  4. rkdiddy macrumors 65816


    Mar 19, 2008
    OC Baby!
    If you're accessing the slingbox outside of the network - ie streaming to a PC, iPhone, etc - outside of your home, the slingbox WILL eat up your bandwidth.

    If you're just watching TV in another room of your house on your network - then you will be fine.

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