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Old 10-28-2020, 08:18 AM   #1
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Latency of Visible internet

I have a Visible SIM card in a MoFi4500, and a grandfathered Verizon unlimited/unlimited running in a Jetpack 8800L. In running speed tests side by side the VZW is almost always faster, but I expected that. What does surprise me that latency (ping) is always much higher on Visible.

Typically, ping on VZW may be around 30ms, while in the same location it will run around 150ms on SIM.

Wondering if this is common or just something in my setup?
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It is a normal ping time for the Visible service.
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I think that is normal for Visible. Latency is much higher than other services. I just tried it a few times on my phone and got 135ms.
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I think that is normal for Visible. Latency is much higher than other services. I just tried it a few times on my phone and got 135ms.
Yesterday my Visible phone was giving ping times of 300-400 ms. Good thing I wasn't playing any real-time games!
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I am about 4 miles from verizon tower..1 mile tmobile/sprint tower

i have verizion mifi older 24 month business plan with 9db omni

i have visible

i also have mint/tmobile 35gigplan

i have a t mobile phone to play with

8pm saturday.. they all suck lol

t mobile / mint about equal 19-22 dl 35-38ms mint on mikrotik is more stable.

ver 17-23dl 33-37ms vis 12-19 dl 35-49ms

gonna put mint in 5g phone to test, web says 5g avail,,, doubt it
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