Ping and Latency

Forum discussion tagged with Ping and Latency.
  1. Timesters

    Question Internet Drop When Streaming A Certain Game

    Since Last Year I Like To Stream My Game "Identity V" Using OBS. But Lately, When I Stream "Identity V" My OBS Bandwidth Always Drops Drastically, My Game Ping Goes Up To 60 - 600 ms And My OBS Bandwidth Drops From 4000 - 5000 kb/s To ±1000 kb/s. This Problem Only Applies Identity V, Other Games...
  2. kashstan

    [SOLVED] Major Ping Spikes

    My computer has been having problems with ping spikes in certain games. A couple of months ago I had 0 issues with ping and all of a sudden I've started to deal with constant ping spikes during my play. My ping will be around 4ms, but spike to 30-70 and sometimes even 150ms and then come back...
  3. JustAGuyWIthBadInternet

    Question Okay internet but bad ping spikes ?

    Hello I've been having ping spikes go from 70-80 to 300-400. I want to figure out why. I have wired connection to my pc from my router, Any advice or info yall need and can use to help me would be greatly appreciated. Anything helps. Thank you.
  4. F

    [SOLVED] Ping spikes while in Discord

    So i get these random ping spikes while im in a call on discord, but whenever im not, my ping is fine. I just changed routers and its 100mb/s so it shouldnt do this (i think?). Heres me pinging google while im in a call: Pinging google.com [216.58.209.206] with 32 bytes of data: Reply from...
  5. MeKafka

    Question High- Ping issue

    Hello Everyone :) ! Been on the net for quite a few days now in search of answers for the terrible ping issue I'm facing while gaming. I usually choose EU servers for my games ; although i agree the ping must be high if I'm playing from India ( i avoid the asian servers because of hackers) , but...
  6. B

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Tracert

    Hey guys, I am sure you may get this a lot. As of lately, I have been having some ping spikes while playing video games. These are completely random and they aren't terrible, but like all online games, it can be incredibly annoying. I have AT&T fiber with 1000mb speeds. Whenever I am playing...
  7. [SOLVED] High Ping With Packet Loss in valorant

    Hello I'm from the Middle East, I live in Jordan and as you know it's rare to find game servers in this region, so we as a community of players in the Middle East, we need to connect to European game servers like Western European servers. And as everyone knows ping is very important in games...
  8. T

    Question PING issue in mobile hotspot

    I don't have broadband connection. So I surf internet and play online games with my smartphone hotspot. And recently a problem came up that when I play pc games with my mobile hotspot connection the PING is super flactuating and high but at the same time when I check my PING in Smartphone the...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] Whats causing my high ping?

    Hi, I have been struggling with high ping for a while now but up until recently, the ping has gotten so high (250+) that it is becoming unbearable. I downloaded PingPlotter and traced my connection to a battlefield server I usually play on. It shows that my router is okay but on the second...
  10. Z

    [SOLVED] High Ping but Normal Download Speed

    When I use speedtest by ookla I get 19 ms ,51,11 download and 5,40 upload. When I try to download something off steam I download at a speed of 6 mb/s. But, when I am on a voice channel on Discord I have anywhere from 180-300 ms, while I usually have around 70 ms. Also when I hop on League of...
  11. Rinart73

    Question High ping on only one computer. Disconnects, high DPC ?

    I have an ASUS X556UR notebook connected to a home WiFi. Everything was fine, apart from rare disconnects (computer losing router, which I thought to be signal stength/distance issue at the time). However 2 weeks ago my internet got a lot worse. Basically now I have occasional 2-7 seconds ping...
  12. [SOLVED] Constant unstable ping and time outs on wired connection.

    I have been trying to fix an issue regarding this ping and packet loss. I am on ethernet through powerline, connected to a Router/Modem Netgear C6250. I am on powerline adapters, but the issue still persists while plugged directly into the router, as well as a USB Wi-Fi adapter. Before a few...
  13. Jamry

    [SOLVED] How can I get a stable ping for Online Mobile Games on my Wifi?

    I have a decent internet speed and ping when playing on my PC since it is connected to the network switch. However there are some games that I play with friends using my Smartphone like Wildrift: League Of Legends which I play via WIFI. The problem is that it always flunctuates to like 999ms I...
  14. M

    Question Issue with ping in online games

    When I am playing games such as Rocket League, Apex Legends and Minecraft I get ping over 100 which doesn't sound bad but is. I have done many ping tests on cmd which result in under 10 ping consistently. My brother doesn't have any issues playing the same games as I do even though I am using a...
  15. S

    Question Ping Spikes and other question

    Hi all, I have been having issues recently with my ping, and it’s making online gaming very frustrating and not enjoyable. I am using TP Link powerline adapters with passthrough. The problem is I wasn’t getting these ping spikes with my old TP Link powerline adapters and they worked great...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] Small Packet Loss/Ping Spikes

    tl;dr is at the bottom ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For awhile now I've been experiencing very small spikes in pretty much all games I play. I'm using a wired connection to my PC. As for what kind of...
  17. thomfranken

    Question Unstable wired connection

    Hello, Since a year or 2 i've been getting unstable ping in games, to the point that it became unplayable. My connection is wired and have enough download speed to have stable connection. So at this point i've tried countless software related things to solve the problem. I even changed my...
  18. G

    Question Internet problems

    Hello whoever reads this. So, I've had issues with high ping and a decreasing download and upload for the past month. (I pay for a 50 download/5 upload packet) I'm a gamer, so whenever it occurs, boy do I feel it. This problem comes on the surface as spikes, so it has no typical regularity or...
  19. S

    Question Spikes at regular intervals when pinging router

    For a few months now, I've been dealing with these regular ping spikes on my wireless network that make it frustrating to play games, watch videos, etc. I've looked around quite a bit and tried a variety of solutions, but nothing has completely fixed it so I wonder if any of you have more ideas...
  20. spazbandicoot

    [SOLVED] High framerate/usage from Graphics card causes major ping issues

    Hi there, I recently installed a new RTX 2060 Super Founder's Edition into my system. The card itself is excellent with no problems at all. However, when playing games on uncapped framerates, I begin to experience an extreme rise in ping and jitter (sometimes spiking up to 1500ms+). I just...
  21. Kleox1

    [SOLVED] Why does my dads phone cause me 200 ping while my phone doesn't affect the internet?

    Whenever my dad uses his phone to browse the internet the game I'm playing gets over 200 ping and if I'm watching netflix the video freezes. However, if I'm using my phone to do the same stuff it doesn't affect my ping in any way. What might be the cause and how do I prevent it.
  22. A

    [SOLVED] High Ping. Spectrum is my ISP.

    I live in St.Petersburg, Florida and around 4 months ago my ping spiked to 75-100ms and hasn't gone down since. I have no other ISPs in my area to switch to so I really need this to get fixed. Here is traceroute to Google's public DNS: f1 <1 ms <1 ms <1 ms www.routerlogin.com [192.168.1.1] 2...
  23. [SOLVED] TL-WPA8630P Kit - Ping spikes

    Hi so I bought the TL-WPA8630P Kit last week and since switching out from my £20 develo 500 mbps powerline adapters to these £150 adapters I've had non stop problems with, I'm honestly frustrated at this point and I'm sick of the support team of TP-link going through the troubleshooting steps...
  24. R

    [SOLVED] Ping Spikes

    Hi, I have my pc connected to my AVM Fritz! Wlan Repeater 1750E with an ethernet cable. The repeater is connected to my router via WIFI. I've never had problems but recently I started to get Ping spikes and packet-loss. It isnt my connection to the repeater because I ran multiple ping tests to...
  25. Harel

    [SOLVED] huge ping spikes problems

    guys im rly need your help im starting to lose my mind at this point, i'm playing a game called league of legends and whoever plays it/tried it, it cant be played with lag spikes, I changed my dns server, i bought new router, i even tried to mess up netsh settings + i reseted all my network...
  26. W

    [SOLVED] Ping Spikes/Packet Loss Across All Network Devices

    Hello, I have been having ping spikes/packet loss for at least two months now although it may have been an issue before, but wasn't nearly as apparent before. Here is the run down: I'm using a wireless connection because I'm on the third floor of my house with my router & modem in the...
  27. Rohit gandikota

    [SOLVED] RTS and Fragment Threshold

    I'm having some kind of interference with my router. What is the best RTS and fragment threshold that I should set it to?
  28. Zio Kandaka

    [SOLVED] Why i have different ping with the same connection?

    Hey thanks for reading my question. I am playing games on my laptop using wireless connection. It was fine until the few last months. Now i have unstable ping between 60-140 ms. It used to be stable at 20 ms. I contacted the ISP and they say there is no problem. I tried to run the game on my...
  29. B

    Question Huge ping spikes every 5-10 minutes. My Pc ONLY.

    Hi team, I have an issue that i really don't know how to fix. I have recently moved houses, every time i download/patrol internet, but mainly while gaming. I get huge pings spikes ranging up to 2000ms for about 5 seconds, then drops back to normal. Initially i thought it was just the wifi...
  30. C

    [SOLVED] HUAWEI B593s-22 Ping Spikes every second

    Hello, i have this problem for about 11 months. My ping is like going crazy for somewhat reason. This never happened before but now it did. This problem is about my Wi-Fi (or my internet) having problems with ping. So, every time im going to open up an online game (like Minecraft and LOL), my...
  31. M

    [SOLVED] Is there a way to prioritise traffic for specific games?

    I'm suffering from high ping especially when the home network is being used for Netflix. I'm wondering if there is a way to prioritise my game's traffic in the router. The game is World of tanks and it's running on port 6881<-- That's the incoming connection port it has another number underneath...
  32. T

    [SOLVED] Ping Issue That I Cannot Understand

    I have been having unusually high ping during the evenings once in a while these past two months. I am playing my games when all of a sudden my ping spikes up to 100-200 and won't go back down until a few hours. When I run a speedtest, I have 2 ping on local servers, and when I check my ping on...
  33. J

    Question Extreme nonstop ping fluctuations but normal speed when more than one device is being used

    Hey, My laptop (Toshiba, Windows 10) is getting extreme fluctuations in ping going between 190-4-5k ms or more nonstop (180ms is normal here - connecting to an American TS server while in Oceania). It occurs whenever more than one device is using the internet at my home. Yet it is only my...
  34. nonkocka

    [SOLVED] Lag with new router using LAN?

    I set up a new router (Tenda AC9), I connect it to the modem and to my PS4 and PC with CAT6 cables. When I first setup the router I chose the PPPoE connection type, with the username and password that my IPS (DIGI, Hungary) gave me. Upload, download speeds are ten times better, however playing...
  35. C

    [SOLVED] Massive ping spike when any other device is on the network.

    I'm not sure how unique this specific issue is, or whether there is a possible solution at all, but I have personally exhausted any possible solution to my problem that I could think of, and have come up completely empty thus far. To give background to my situation, I just moved into a new...
  36. M

    [SOLVED] Uploading causes Bufferbloat. How do I fix it?

    When gaming online, a lot of ping spikes happen. A test on dslreports.com shows a lot of bufferbloat while uploading . My router has a QoS option where I can set uploading bandwidth as well as minimum and maximum upload speeds. What should I set them to? (Upload speed reaches 3 Mbps)
  37. S

    [SOLVED] I have a ping problem

    Hi, I play video games as my job and I am getting a problem with my internet... Let me explain I play Fortnite competitively and I used to get 20 ping on NA-East (my own server) and now I get 60 and sometimes spikes to 150 which is unplayable. The weird think is that I sometimes I get higher...
  38. 1

    [SOLVED] Inconsistent LAN speed

    My LAN speed has been very inconsistent lately, sometimes the download speed is around 150mbps but a few seconds later it would drop to around 5mbps... Which makes online gaming almost impossible. I have tried using a different ethernet cable directly from the wall into my PS4, but the same...
  39. B

    Question Ping when others download

    Hello, im trying to figure out if there is a way to limit a channel of my internet. So, I made the 5G connection mine, and the rest of my family use the 2.4, but when they download stuff it still affects me greatly, throwing me to 200 + ping. Which is UNPLAYABLE for online gaming. So, my...
  40. iigoru

    [SOLVED] Ethernet cable working on old router but not on new router or PC ethernet port. Why?

    Hello. So, I have this ethernet cable that I think may be faulty. I use it to connect my router to another modem/router that stays in a house next to mine, the cable is about 30 meters long. My connection is bad at the moment, I can use the internet but my ping is extremely unstable, which is a...