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    This is a discussion on Questions within the Speed tests and how to get better results forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Just like to ask you guys, If my cap on my download speed gets removed will me Noise Margine decrease? ...

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      Just like to ask you guys, If my cap on my download speed gets removed will me Noise Margine decrease? because at the moment its in between 14 and 15db and if it was to decrease would my line get unstable or would it be ok?


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      Re: Questions

      The noise margin will decrease, but it should not be lowered enough to effect the stability of the line. The agent will probably set it at 7 and raise it if the line looks unstable.

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      Re: Questions

      Cool thanks, also I was wondering. I play games online on Xbox360 quite a bit and my ping doesn't seem to be all that great, Is there anyway to lower my latency?

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      Re: Questions

      When you call Sky about your speed ask them if they can lower your Delay as you are a gamer and require a low ping rate.

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      Re: Questions

      Quote Originally Posted by Isitme View Post
      When you call Sky about your speed ask them if they can lower your Delay as you are a gamer and require a low ping rate.
      Wow just like that? Thought it would of been a little more difficult but ok thats easy . Thanks for the quick replies, thats all I need.

     

     

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