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04 Oct 2009
By Mattrapid441

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How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?

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Was playing fifa 10 yesterday online with a mate, and my Modem(Virgin Media) and my router(Netgear), is in the kitchen and my PS3 is in the lounge, and the modem and router are about 3Feet away from the PS3(if we knocked down the wall) between the lounge and the kitchen.

 

So basically, my Modem is connected to this small white box on the wall, is there anyway of moving my modem and router?

 

 because i want to put them into my lounge to boost my PS3 internet speed

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Re: How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?

i have noticed by signal strength jumped from 60%ish to 95%ish since the firmware update 3.00. Try updating urs if you havnent.
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Re: How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?

i have come off WiFi and got mi self a ethernet cable and gone wired and the speeds are alot faster and downloads r very quick.
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Re: How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?

Mines got the latest update, still slow :l
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Is there anyway to have wireless and wired internet? because i currently have wireless and i want my ps3 wired to make it faster
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Re: How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?

Wired is the way to go to decrease 'ping' which is the delay or lag you sometimes experience while on line gaming, upload and download speeds have little to do with it as long as you broadband
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Get a better ISP or switch off your P2P software !!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: How can i increase my Playstation 3 Internet Connection Speed?


Mattrapid441 wrote:
Is there anyway to have wireless and wired internet? because i currently have wireless and i want my ps3 wired to make it faster

You need an ethernet cable from your router to your PS3

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shaunwilko wrote:
Wired is the way to go to decrease 'ping' which is the delay or lag you sometimes experience while on line gaming, upload and download speeds have little to do with it as long as you broadband

 

To make my ps3 have a wired connection, is all i do is plug an ethernet cable into the ps3 and the modem?
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If you have more than 90mS of ping your setup sucks
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