Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



94 posts

Master Geek


Topic # 107236 8-Aug-2012 19:44 Send private message

Predominantly going to be gaming, not fussed about having unlimited bandwidth we only use about 150gb here so there are plenty of plans that will cover that and then some.

Was thinking of the Snap 250gb plan or fyx. Any other recommendations or comments on these providers would be welcome.

Thanks :)

Create new topic
16525 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1416

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

  Reply # 669787 8-Aug-2012 19:45 Send private message

Would be handy to know where you are located






94 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 669801 8-Aug-2012 20:30 Send private message

North Shore, Glenfield to be precise. Probably going to have to stick to ADSL as our budget is around $150 per month.

1146 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 202

Subscriber

  Reply # 669822 8-Aug-2012 21:23 Send private message

What game(s) do you play and where are the servers?

ON3 host a lot of NZ servers, and are unmetered on TelstraClear.

Some ISP's have better/worse routing to various Aussie server providers such as internode and gybergamer as well.



94 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 669986 9-Aug-2012 11:16 Send private message

Unfortunately a lot of the games I play are peer 2 peer so it's mainly about having a solid stable connection, preferably with good routing to AUS / USA as that's where most of the people play.

3016 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 199

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 669989 9-Aug-2012 11:19 Send private message

bellyfrog: North Shore, Glenfield to be precise. Probably going to have to stick to ADSL as our budget is around $150 per month.


I think Maverick is in Glenfield and had UFB installed. It's going to decrease youngs pings by up to 10ms over non intervleaved ADSL but may not affect stability too much.





Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Government Limos
Created by networkn, last reply by Bung on 31-Oct-2014 12:39 (94 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap refuses to replace faulty gear
Created by Brendan, last reply by MadEngineer on 28-Oct-2014 19:07 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


How good is your general Science Knowledge?
Created by Aredwood, last reply by Dratsab on 31-Oct-2014 17:35 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Shutup and take my money (via NFC on my mobile phone)
Created by sxz, last reply by freitasm on 31-Oct-2014 17:46 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Sky will be 'upgrading software' of My Sky to connect to internet. What does that mean?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by kharris on 31-Oct-2014 16:38 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by joker97 on 28-Oct-2014 17:13 (123 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Uber: a cheaper taxi ride?
Created by kingdragonfly, last reply by livisun on 31-Oct-2014 14:47 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


DDos Protection from ISP
Created by charsleysa, last reply by freitasm on 31-Oct-2014 12:11 (46 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.