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7mbps down but, I always lag. Even in 240p. Help?

Lavender_Crayon Feb 24, 2013 05:44PM PST

I have decent internet, but i ALWAYS LAG no matter what quality i watch, no matter the stream nothing. I have tryed new browsers. Ive closed EVERYTHING on my pc besides twich and I still lag.What can i do to fix this?

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GrecKal: Feb 27, 2013 11:38AM PST
Same thing happens to me, I lag during peak hours on twitch no matter what the resolution is (even 240p) on my normal connexion. However when I'm accessing twitch through a VPN 720p+ works fine.

Barely any lag when it's 3 am.
My ISP is Free (France)
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Xangold: Feb 27, 2013 11:39AM PST

What ISP are you using?

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Mahashivatri: Mar 05, 2013 11:21AM PST
I have been having the same problem since the last couple of days, from like 2am to 1pm y have 0 issues, I can watch streams in any quality with 0 lag, but the rest of the day i cant watch anything, not even 240p, at first I thought it was my inet, used speedtest and everything was fine. I even can watch 1080p Youtube videos with 0 problem during the time that i cant watch 240p streams.

Somebody help plz ?

My ISP is Techtel (Im from Argentina)
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Jason M: Twitch Staff Mar 05, 2013 11:22AM PST
I suggest giving this a shot:

Otherwise, I would contact your ISP when you are trying to watch and ask them if they are throttling service to our site.

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