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    Asking for gamer profile

    This is a discussion on Asking for gamer profile within the Gaming on Sky forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; Thanx for the replys and fingers crossed your right User05 it will be ideal if the pings are low enough ...

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Thanx for the replys and fingers crossed your right User05 it will be ideal if the pings are low enough so i dont have to call them.


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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      What sort of ping times are you hoping for when DLM is finished?
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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Not really sure m8 to be honest, at the moment they seem to be around the 50-60ms mark so anything less would be good.

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      You will likely get around 30ms on a gamer profile.

      The difference between 50ms and 30ms is 0.02 seconds.
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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Ok think DLM has stopped due to no disconnects for the past 48 hours, and connection is nice and reliable. Don't think i'll bother asking for a gamer profile as when i go via command prompt and do a ping test to bbc.co.uk or google.co.uk i get a response time of between 29ms to 32ms depending on time of day. I think that should be fine for gaming really shouldnt it?

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Quote Originally Posted by Kail1967 View Post
      Ok think DLM has stopped due to no disconnects for the past 48 hours, and connection is nice and reliable. Don't think i'll bother asking for a gamer profile as when i go via command prompt and do a ping test to bbc.co.uk or google.co.uk i get a response time of between 29ms to 32ms depending on time of day. I think that should be fine for gaming really shouldnt it?
      The delays will be at 8ms, or 16 at very most I'd say.

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Can never get pingtest site to work on my laptop which i should have mentioned is wireless so that can effect ping speeds too cant it?.
      Also the missus has just informed me that on her pc which is cabled not wireless she gets pings of around 21ms.

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Yup, if you're gaming wirelessly then use an ethernet cable instead if you're interested in ping times.

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      Re: Asking for gamer profile

      Also the missus has just informed me that on her pc which is cabled not wireless she gets pings of around 21ms.
      I think that tells the whole story

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