Is 50 Mbps Good for Gaming?

In our previous article, we’ve tried to figure out how fast 50 Mbps really is and what you can do with it. Today, we are focusing on gaming only. We will analyze different types of gaming, different gaming services, speed requirements for gaming, and other factors that are equally important for your gaming experience. We … Read more

Is 40 Mbps Fast?

Can you watch Netflix with 40 Mbps? Can you play online games? Is 40 Mbps good enough for an average family? Is it fast enough for telecommuting or studying from home? All the answers are in this article. We will analyze speed requirements for all kinds of online activities and help you decide whether 40 … Read more

Is 35 Mbps Fast?

Let’s be honest – 35 Mbps is not a lot, especially today when you have Gigabit speeds available in so many cities all over the US. But it could be good enough for some people. The purpose of this article is not to convince you that 35 Mbps is blazingly fast download speed, but to … Read more

Why Is the Frontier Internet So Bad?

Frontier faced lawsuits in the past for its alleged false internet speed claims. The Federal Trade Commission sued Frontier Communications, claiming it was unable to provide promised internet speeds. Thus, your internet problems might have to do with the fact that the Frontier internet is just not up to your standards. Furthermore, the company added … Read more

Is 30 Mbps Fast?

A week ago, we’ve crossed the line that separates non-broadband and broadband speeds with two articles about 25 Mbps (about 25 Mbps in general and about 25 Mbps for gaming). All the internet speeds that we’re going to discuss in the future are broadband speeds. 30 Mbps is the first such speed. Read this article, … Read more

Is 30 Mbps Good for Gaming?

A simple Google search will tell you that you need just 3 Mbps download and 1 Mbps upload to play games online but is it really that simple? Does that mean that you can easily play any online game with 30 Mbps? Are there other factors involved? Can those factors make a game unplayable even … Read more

Does Bridging Connections Increase Speed?

When we need a better connection with increased internet speed, we look for various solutions. There are tons of things we can try. The first thing we usually do is look for a better subscription plan with our ISP (Internet Service Provider). However, we also try moving our router, switching to a wired connection, clearing … Read more

Is 25 Mbps Good for Gaming?

In one of our previous articles, we’ve discussed how fast 25 Mbps is and what you can do with that kind of speed. We’ve even said a few words about online gaming with 25 Mbps in that article, but we still feel that there’s so much more to tell about online gaming. Our main topic … Read more

Is 25 Mbps Fast?

While FCC defines 25 Mbps as the benchmark speed for broadband internet and basically says that 25 Mbps is the download speed that differentiates ‘’good’’ from ‘’bad’’ internet, many people would not agree. In this article, we will try to answer the question from the title and see how fast 25 Mbps actually is. Is … Read more

Is 12 Mbps Fast?

To most of us living in areas with good cable and fiber internet infrastructure, 12 Mbps is absolutely unacceptable internet speed. But there are also large areas, mostly in the rural US, where 12 Mbps is considered a good speed. There are also areas where 10 Mbps or 12 Mbps is the max speed you … Read more

Is 10 Mbps Good for Gaming?

10 Mbps doesn’t seem a lot, but you can still do many things with a plan that includes 10 Mbps download and 1 or 2 Mbps upload. Playing online games, for example, doesn’t require crazy internet speeds, but there are still some minimum requirements, and they are not all exclusively related to your internet speed. … Read more

Is 10 Mbps Fast?

To most people living in big cities, using the internet at speeds of 10 Mbps or lower, is unacceptable. But if you’re living in certain parts of rural America, 10 Mbps could be considered quite a lot. So, is 10 Mbps fast or slow? Well, it depends on where you live and how you use … Read more

Is 5 Mbps Fast?

While we live in an era of Gigabit speeds, there’re still millions of people across the US struggling with very low internet speeds. Many of you would consider 5 Mbps unacceptable. But is it really? In this article, we will discuss the capabilities of 5 Mbps. You will find out what you can and cannot … Read more