Since upgrading my internet from 25/25 to 50/50, I've been experiencing lag spikes, especially when I play games such as League of Legends. My problems are similar to the problem experienced by the one who made a post earlier this year. https://forums.verizon.com/t5/Fios-Internet/Lag-spikes-since-Feb-22-2017/td-p/831191
I have run tracerouts and it seems the latency spikes start at hop 2 (after my router) and can extend to the destination servers. Most of the lag is on hop 2 and 3 (Verizon), and the destination servers. I've called verizon a few times, most of which the people on the other end claim I have too many devices on my network and this is causing speed issues, and thus I need to upgrade my speed to fix the problem. However, I get the problem even if I disconnect all but my main computer. In addition, I did not have these problems while I had verizon on a slower speed for over 2 years. One of the people on the phone restarted my router remotely (even though I can do that in person), and another restarted the nearest "hub" or something. This did not help my issue.
They sent a technician out, whom just said there was nothing wrong with my router and he couldnt find any problems with my network, and to call verizon when I was experiencing the problem again and tell them what game I was having issues with. When I did call verizon, when I was having the problem later that day, the guy insisted I upgrade my fios speed to solve my problems. I know speed is not the issue. I'm wondering if the few others who had similar issues were able to have their problems resolved, but I can not "reply" on their posts.
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