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[whatwg] XHR Level 2: Accurate Speed Measurement

From: Rodger Combs <rodger.combs@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 09:14:54 -0600
Message-ID: <C4A0F063-93C6-48B5-8339-F4A3DF2314F0@gmail.com>
XHR currently provides no reliable method of determining the actual upload or download speed of a transfer. It also does not provide an ETA estimate. I propose three new read only  properties of the XHR object:
XHR.timeRemaining = estimated time left in ms
XHR.completionTime = a Date object representing the estimated completion time
XHR.transferRate = upload/download speed, measured in Kbps, as an integer.
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