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Master Geek


# 204708 13-Oct-2016 20:33
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Has anyone with these new plans noticed much difference in ping on games? I went down from 175ms on ADSL2 to 135ms on (200mb down/20mb up). Just wondering if the upgrade will make any difference?


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Ultimate Geek


  # 1650689 13-Oct-2016 20:38
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No difference




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Master Geek


  # 1650693 13-Oct-2016 20:46
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you have or just making an assumption?


 
 
 
 


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  # 1650697 13-Oct-2016 20:52
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its the same technology, they just change the download and upload limits


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  # 1650705 13-Oct-2016 21:09
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PIR will not affect "ping" times.


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  # 1650709 13-Oct-2016 21:17
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Different plans/speed tiers may be hosted off different BNGs assigned different IP ranges which have different routing.

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Ultimate Geek


  # 1650740 13-Oct-2016 22:02
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Epicwhale:

 

you have or just making an assumption?

 

 

 

 

Yeah I've got it.

 

I can do some traceroutes for you if you have some addresses in particular you would like to be checked out? 

 

But this is all likely to be different from ISP and locations in NZ




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Master Geek


  # 1650744 13-Oct-2016 22:07
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Nah that's fine, got the info I needed. 

 

Didn't expect there to be a difference.

 

Thanks a lot guys! 


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