Is Fight Pass super slooooooow for anyone else?

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  1. flakxd

    flakxd Green Belt

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    Just paid for a year subscription and I can hardly watch any of the events......will buffer more than play. I even have the Roku plugged into the Ethernet now....still sucks.
     
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    Fahcough Black Belt

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    Its their side. It's usually slow. No matter if I'm on my 50meg or work's Gig connection, it takes a bit to load and will buffer randomly.
     
  3. Odoylerules4lyf

    Odoylerules4lyf The Salacious One

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    Yeah it buffers pretty slow for me, slower than my Plex media server, streaming from Vuze, Youtube etc. Usually I find if I let it buffer for a few minutes it can last through most fights.
     
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    SCTwins Black Belt

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    For some reason it streams perfectly on my tablet via WiFi, but my laptop with an ethernet connection has issues sometimes.
     
  5. SeverianB

    SeverianB Hiding in bushes in the 505. Platinum Member

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    Yep. I don't know what content distribution network they are using, but Fightpass has been unusable for at least a month now. It's not my internet, as everything works fine, for instance, my custom made Michelle Waterson-as-a-Anime-Waifu YouTube videos stream at 1080p without a hitch.

    WTF, Dana.

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    Works for me. Doesn't buffer. Time Warner is the answer.
     
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  7. Darwinambrosius

    Darwinambrosius Thought you had a friend, boy?

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    Videos magically become unavailable when I try to play them through chromecast, but no problems other than that.
     
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    Merkley187 Blue Belt

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    always good up here, bc-Canada
     
  9. sidecheckkick

    sidecheckkick Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    When are they adding the K-1?
     
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    Kinku Brown Belt

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    its always good for me Alberta Canada
     
  11. ineverpost

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    Live events are OK, archive events suck.
     
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    shonuf Titanium Belt Platinum Member

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    Just watched a bit about an hour ago. Seemed fine. I've never had a problem watching directly on my cpu, but one reason it may be slow now is that they are currently uploading the K1, Glory, etc.. libraries. Not sure if that would cause the issue but it may be.
     
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  13. steliokontos

    steliokontos Nunchaku Suspenders

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    Yeah its an extremely poor service, they announced Glory and K1 ages ago, so far they have uploaded one Glory event.

    Drop outs, cant make a playlist, search function is horrible, zero help with problems, ppvs not uploaded for 30 days,

    Does anyone know if the Glory main event cards will be uploaded after they air on ESPN?
     
  14. Darwinambrosius

    Darwinambrosius Thought you had a friend, boy?

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    I think it's great value for what you get although it has its flaws.

    Regarding PPV uploading, I think that's because most people would just watch them the next morning for 8.99 rather than $60 the night of.
     
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    MagnusGOAT Make America Great Britain again.

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    Never had a problem with buffering, sometimes I have to find the fights through google instead of the search bar but that's the only problem I've ever had.
     
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    adamsilva Brown Belt

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    Do you happen to work in a cave?
     
  17. Curly Peibce

    Curly Peibce Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    It's peak bandwidth usage right now.
     
  18. steliokontos

    steliokontos Nunchaku Suspenders

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    Its frustrating that the product has so much potential but the flaws make it a chore to use.

    I don't think they should upload it the next day but a week later is plenty long enough, 30 days is ridiculous.
     
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  19. Darwinambrosius

    Darwinambrosius Thought you had a friend, boy?

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    Agree on both parts.
     
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  20. Wizzlebiz

    Wizzlebiz Wizzlebiz is the Wizziest

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    Zero issues here.

    Depending on your device you can change the resolution which helps with this issue.
     
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