Online gaming-connection speeds

  bukkaz 16:10 21 Jan 05

For online gaming,specifically FPS games like call of Duty, is there any benefit to having a 1mb connection as opposed to a 512kbps connection given that the upload speed of both is 256kbps?

  ACOLYTE 16:29 21 Jan 05

The speed is dependant on the server as well as the other people on the server so if you have a 30 ping and e1 else has a 500 ping you will lag with them,but i have played cod with both 512 ans 1mb and i havent found much difference between the 2,only reason i upgraded to 1mb was so as my lad can play as well,and we both play with no problem.

  Completealias 16:44 21 Jan 05

As online games depend on your upload speed and there both the same I wouldn't think you'd notice much difference

  bukkaz 17:20 21 Jan 05


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