Speed is a critical factor in game play, and if your internet connection slows you down, you’re at a huge disadvantage. For those who want faster fiber-optic connections, Fios Gigabit Connection* delivers speeds up to 940 Mbps download and 880 Mbps upload. Get the revolutionary speeds for your gaming needs. Details
* Availability varies. Gigabit network connection to your home. Actual speeds vary due to service limits, network and other factors. Average speeds between 940/880 Mbps.
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When it comes to online play, slow load time can keep you out of a session and lag can kill you when you're in one. Fast upload and download speeds get you into the action and help you stay there.
Wi-Fi vs. Ethernet: Which is better for online gaming? Wi-Fi vs. Ethernet: Which is better for online gaming?
If you're looking for the best online gaming experience, then Ethernet cables are the safer bet. Sure, Wi-Fi might be more convenient but being hard-wired offers advantages such as faster speeds, lower latency (less lag) and no wireless interference problems. With Fios Internet, you know you have our fastest and most reliable internet service, which means virtually no lag, no packet loss and faster ping rates.
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Get a fast and reliable internet service, such as Fios Internet, which means less lag and packet loss. Faster ping rates, faster refresh rates and a low number of server hops can also provide serious gamers an advantage where timing is a factor. Don't let lag kill your kill ratio.
Verizon offers the Fios Quantum Gateway so you can hard-wire connect or use our fastest Wi-Fi with enhanced coverage. Enjoy your online game with less frustration over lost connections and buffering.