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Bandwith and XBOX Live

by ipod59874 / January 21, 2008 10:36 PM PST

I use my wireless network to play online gaming, would this cause me to use alot of bandwith. My ISP doesn't cut my bandwith, but I was just curious.

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Not really,
by Martin.lu / January 21, 2008 11:25 PM PST
In reply to: Bandwith and XBOX Live

The fact that you're using a wireless connection makes no difference in how much data you consume.

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I think he means...
by ibcrandy-2120454356981420 / January 22, 2008 3:02 AM PST
In reply to: Not really,

does playing online games use a lot of gb a month? If you use the voice chat then it probably uses a decent chunk. I guess it all depends on how much you play. Online games are definitely worse than, say, surfing the web, but probably not as bad as streaming YouTube videos. That's all just guesstimation though.

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You're right...
by Martin.lu / January 22, 2008 3:29 AM PST
In reply to: I think he means...

Sorry, I had the idea that he was asking whether or not the fact that it was a wireless network would consume his bandwidth... Sorry, should have read more carefully. Wink

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anyone know for sure???
by robstak / January 22, 2008 9:48 AM PST
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i asked this question in another thread. sry.

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Got some numbers....
by ibcrandy-2120454356981420 / January 23, 2008 8:09 AM PST
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(NT) thanx!
by robstak / January 24, 2008 5:19 AM PST
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XBOX
by ipod59874 / January 24, 2008 6:10 AM PST
In reply to: Got some numbers....

Thanks for the answer, it helps me alot.

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