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Can you play video games off of 4g Wimax?

Discussion in 'Sprint' started by Tiako, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    I am in tampa with unofficial 4g coverage.. Do you think I could play WoW off of 4g? Maybe 3g?
     

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  2. themuffinman75

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    Yes you can on both 3g or 4g just know that your latency will be a lot higher which will cause some lag.
     
  3. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    What would I be looking at on 3g and 4g?
     
  4. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    Also, if I play a ton of video games using 4g or 3g with my laptop will sprint notice with a rooted phone?
     
  5. BlackDave

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    I have played Borderlands Online using 3G (Florida) on a highway going at 70mph. Still guud :D
     
  6. themuffinman75

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    I would figure on 3g latency would be around 400ms and 4g maybe 150ms to 200ms.
     
  7. Tiako

    Tiako Well-Known Member
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    What was your ping?
     
  8. themuffinman75

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    Nah, I know people thats rooted and wirelessly tether well over 75gb a month with no issues so gaming wouldn't be a problem.
     

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