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The_average_tanker #141 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:04 PM

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Logging in from India and i get 70-90 ping to SG and was getting 100-120 ping to HK. But i was using Kill ping and if you select the asia server it directly checks the ping to SG by default and i was connected to the HK server through one of their HK servers. Did not have time in the morning to tinker around with the settings. In the evening will try to make a custom config and directly ping the HK server and connect through one of the other servers. I assume i can get sub 100 ping that way.

 

TL;DR Not much of an effect for me.


 

 

 

 


ProvoBob #142 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:08 PM

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I'd say that the SG server is only down temorarily.  Probably to test the HK server.  The small patch added the HK server, but didn't remove the SG server from the log-in screen.

 

Ping is about 270 in-game from the HK server for me.



EdArmour #143 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:10 PM

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It sounds permanent to me.  https://worldoftanks.asia/en/news/announcements/asia-server-relocating-sg-hk/

Profanisaurus #144 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:12 PM

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This new server gives me awful ping, and aus is 10 times worse...
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Profanisaurus #146 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:27 PM

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Define awful and 10 times worse?

 

Just the max recorded is 999 so if AU is 999 then HK is under 100 and that's perfectly playable.

 

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Lordy, is there a couple of people in WG who are having a competition to see how far they can push?

ProvoBob #148 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:44 PM

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Ok.  I only looked in forums for anything but couldn't find any announcement, as per usual.

 

Well that takes it to double the ping before 4pm when the ANZ server starts to come to life.

 

Then, if all those Asian country players, who currently use the ANZ server, start using HK for a better ping, then that could see the demise of the ANZ server as being a viable expense for WG.

 

So all that will be left will be HK.  Droves will leave the game in Australia/New Zealand due to the crap ping.



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View PostProfanisaurus, on 10 July 2018 - 02:12 PM, said:

Bob with his finger on the pulse as always.

 

Well we know where your finger is most of the time.  Like the smell of it do you?

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As hilarious are your in game banter. I take back all my protests.  Anything that gets the amazing exploding Bob to quit the game like he did Facebook gets my vote.

I reckon if they get the routing right the Eastern seaboard should be better than SG.  Most of the loss was always crossing AU anyway.

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Companies like to broadcast good news - see how long they talked about AUS periphery

 

So when they decide to keep quiet until it happens...



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View PostThe_average_tanker, on 10 July 2018 - 12:04 PM, said:

Logging in from India and i get 70-90 ping to SG and was getting 100-120 ping to HK. But i was using Kill ping and if you select the asia server it directly checks the ping to SG by default and i was connected to the HK server through one of their HK servers. Did not have time in the morning to tinker around with the settings. In the evening will try to make a custom config and directly ping the HK server and connect through one of the other servers. I assume i can get sub 100 ping that way.

 

TL;DR Not much of an effect for me.

 

Wow you know the Singapore ISP is full of win when India has lower ping to HK.


The_average_tanker #153 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:48 PM

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View PostPuggsley, on 10 July 2018 - 10:13 AM, said:

Lordy, is there a couple of people in WG who are having a competition to see how far they can push?

 

I believe they do so. I wonder how far they can push before the player base gives in.

 


 

 

 

 


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I get 10ms better ping on HK than SG.

 

Genuine Thank-you to WG for shifting the server to a better location.

 

For everyone whining about the ping, maybe talk to your ISP? I get 120ms to HK from Sydney.


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Is somebody knows the IP (or adresse HTTP) of the new servor in Hong Kong ?

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The_average_tanker #156 Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:51 PM

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View PostAoyama_Blue_Mountain, on 10 July 2018 - 10:18 AM, said:

 

Wow you know the Singapore ISP is full of win when India has lower ping to HK.

 

I do not know if i worded it wrong but i have better ping to Singapore. right now it is 30ms additional to HK when compared to SG, but with changes to config i hope i can get it down to 10-20. in any case not a major improvement. 120 ping is perfectly playable, considering i played with 300 ping when i started (thanks to my ISP!)

 

 

 

 


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View PostMagicalFlyingFox, on 10 July 2018 - 10:47 AM, said:

 

Its not hard to fix the routing when the default is Syd > NA/JP > HK instead of Syd > HK

if I'm not mistaken, there are only two ways to route to HK, which is JP or NA. Seems like most of the people her are getting routed to NA first



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View PostAlanAugust, on 10 July 2018 - 02:51 PM, said:

Is somebody knows the IP (or adresse HTTP) of the new servor in Hong Kong ?

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View PostNapalmer, on 10 July 2018 - 12:49 PM, said:

I get 10ms better ping on HK than SG.

 

Genuine Thank-you to WG for shifting the server to a better location.

 

For everyone whining about the ping, maybe talk to your ISP? I get 120ms to HK from Sydney.

 

Singapore to HK 250ms is pretty normal

 

Heck, Singapore to Australia 200ms is normal. Even though Australia to Singapore is slightly more than half of that.

 

That's why Singaporeans typically don't even bother playing outside Singapore and hence seldom complain about ping issues.



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I'm being routed via Tokyo, Japan at the moment instead of direct Sydney-HK via Guam. That will change within a day or 2 though

 

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