This depends mostly on your upload speed. Here are some upload times you can expect:

  • With a 10 Mbps upload speed (average), a 5.5 GB should take 1 hour.
  • With a 10 Mbps upload speed, a 1 GB video should take 10 minutes.

Testing your speed

You can find out what your upload speed is here:

If your Internet upload is slower than 5 Mbps and you are paying more than $30 per month, you should consider a new provider that can offer better upload speeds.

Distance from AMS servers

Since we use servers in the following locations for video delivery and uploads, location likely won't be a factor in your upload speeds:

United States

  • Ashburn, VA
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
  • Hayward, CA
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Miami, FL
  • New York, NY
  • Newark, NJ
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • San Jose, CA
  • Seattle, WA
  • South Bend, IN
  • St. Louis, MO


  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • London, England
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Marseille, France
  • Milan, Italy
  • Paris, France
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Warsaw, Poland


  • Chennai, India
  • Hong Kong
  • Mumbai, India
  • Manila, the Philippines
  • New Delhi, India
  • Osaka, Japan
  • Seoul, Korea
  • Singapore
  • Taipei, Taiwan
  • Tokyo, Japan


  • Melbourne, Australia
  • Sydney, Australia

South America

  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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