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Does anyone here have the Lite version of Cox high speed? I was wondering what kind of Ping rates you get while gaming? I am about to move into some new apartments since I broke up with my GF. We currently have preferred. I would love to hear what everyone has and what the ping rates are? I play BF2 every once in a while. I haven't played EQ2 for a month at least. I need to save money up for my Exige I got to one up Transonic lol.


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Premier
  • Only $49.95 for three months!1
  • Download: Up to 12 Mbps
  • Upload: Up to 1 Mbps
  • Includes PowerBoost!â„¢
Preferred
  • Only $29.95 for six months!2
  • Download: Up to 7 Mbps
  • Upload: Up to 512 Kbps
  • Includes PowerBoost!â„¢
Value
  • Only $16.95 for six months!2
  • Download: Up to 1.5 Mbps
  • Upload: Up to 256 Kbps
Lite
  • Only $9.95 for six months!2
  • Download: Up to 512 Kbps
  • Upload: Up to 256 Kbps
    
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If you are die hard about speeds, go with the Premier. If you just care about decent gaming, go with preferred. I have the second package but with Time Warner and it's fine for me. I game anywhere between 16-85 ping in various games. Anything above that i generally don't play on.

As for downloading, i'm usually downloading from big sites @ about 712ish
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Acually anything with 256k upload or higher should ping the same on games. The light will acually be just fine if you just want to play games. It could be very annoying if you need to download any sort of files though.
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