So the 2 weeks have passed that I was told by a member of second line support over the phone to apparently monitor my connection which I have already been doing for months. As you can see below no improvement.
Its 2020, I had a better connection 15 years ago, this is pitiful.
Hi mate, I have had virgin less than a week. Im playing warzone. it just freezes, I'm still in the game, but obviously that is bad lag or latency. I phoned virgin for the first time last night. they say oh its because of too many people using it. So I still have sky router for another week. swapped back to sky router, I still get 56 meg speed....errr no issue. an engineer comes tomorrow but I'm out, luckily I can cancel by the 25th, which I will, I got it to game, its awful!!
I get what you're saying but those peak periods are pretty much the only time I can game due to family life and working nights. Maybe those spikes are not as bad as others but when those spikes hit while I'm in the middle of a game on Rocket League they completely ruin the gaming experience and cost rankings within the game that I've put so much time into over the years, its extremely frustrating. This is the only downtime I get whilst gaming and I can't even do that. If I had the time to game at whatever time I probably wouldn't mind as much but unfortunately I don't. I see no end in sight and think you did the right thing leaving as I guess you now of no issues with latency at all? Leaving may be my only option as probably was with you but when for me I don't know when with my contract running to 2021.
Also I have just literally turned off my game now as it was unplayable now I have to go to work, wonderful.
OneEyePhilly - they can't fix it. They'll just provide a fix date that'll get delayed. There's too many people in the area using the service, that's about it. You can stay with VM and just wait it out, although all the evidence points to another delay in the fix date. Or you can find another ISP and switch over. Unfortunately, not much the forum team or Customer Service team can do to fix your issue.