D-Link Forums

D-Link FAQ => Router FAQ => FAQs => Topic started by: FurryNutz on September 30, 2013, 11:28:19 AM

Title: Gaming, Routers and Lag Compensation FAQ
Post by: FurryNutz on September 30, 2013, 11:28:19 AM
The following are gathered links to videos and web sites about gaming experiences with games, routers and everything that it takes when gaming and what goes on while gaming.

The following videos were examples of the game Black Ops 2 however this information also pertains to ALL other games, PC and console.

There are explanations, information and some recommendations to help users understand what goes on while gaming. Not all recommendations can be used by everyone. Please review and decide what works best for you. 

These are not officially supported by D-Link. Any questions, help for information that is needed, please post in the forums and we'll attempt to help you out further or contact the original posters of the information links and videos.

Youtube Videos
Black Ops 2 gamers! It's NOT LAG Compensation it's BUFFER BLOAT! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPSKnPFXlII)
Black Ops 2 In Depth - Lag Compensation Explained! (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyCQtUFOJmA)
Black Ops 2 In Depth - How To Improve Lag Compensation (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgvDvAb4lOE)
Black Ops 2 Lag Compensation Fix (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MexKsFdJgnA)

Wikipedia - Buffer Bloat (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bufferbloat)
Blot - Buffer Bloat Project (http://www.bufferbloat.net)
http://snapon.lab.bufferbloat.net/~d/draft-taht-home-gateway-best-practices-00.html#rfc.section.4.4 (http://snapon.lab.bufferbloat.net/~d/draft-taht-home-gateway-best-practices-00.html#rfc.section.4.4)

An interesting article:
http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/Bufferbloat-A-Big-Problem-With-a-Fairly-Simple-Solution-133536 (http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/Bufferbloat-A-Big-Problem-With-a-Fairly-Simple-Solution-133536)