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What is Turbo High Speed Internet?

Turbo High Speed Internet is a premium Internet service, offering the same features and benefits of High Speed Internet with faster download and upload speeds and expanded email service.

The following Turbo speeds apply if you signed up for High Speed Internet or upgraded your service on or after January 15, 2013:

  • Download speed up to 30 megabits (Mbps) per second.
  • Upload speed up to 2 Mbps.

The following Turbo speeds apply if you signed up for High Speed Internet service before January 15, 2013, and have not upgraded your plan:

  • Download speed up to 20 Mbps per second.
  • Upload speed up to 2 Mbps.

Turbo High Speed Internet includes:

  • 25 Road Runner Web Mail accounts.
  • Up to 5 GB of mailbox storage.

For faster speeds, see What is Lightning High Speed Internet?

Minimum System Requirements for Turbo High Speed Internet

The following tables list the minimum and recommended system requirements for using Turbo High Speed Internet service with Windows- and Mac-based operating systems.

For Windows:

Minimum Recommended
Operating system Windows XP Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8
Processor Pentium-class 450 MHz 800 MHz or greater
Memory (RAM) 128 MB 256 MB or more
Free hard drive space 300 MB 500 MB
Browser Internet Explorer 7.x or Firefox 2.x Internet Explorer 8.x or Firefox 3.x
Network capability Ethernet card with RJ45 connector or open USB port card Ethernet card with RJ45 connector, Open slot or USB port
Other CD/DVD drive Sound card and speakers

For Mac:

Minimum Recommended
Operating system Mac OS 10.5 (Leopard) or higher Mac OS 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
Processor G3 or higher or Intel processor G3 or higher or Intel processor
Memory (RAM) 256 MB or more 256 MB or more
Free hard drive space 300 MB 500 MB
Browser Safari 3.x or higher or Firefox 2.x Safari 4.x or Firefox 3.x
Network capability Ethernet card with RJ45 connector, open USB port Ethernet card with RJ45 connector, open slot or USB port
Other CD/DVD drive Sound card and speakers
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