Download speed weirdly slow


#1

I’ve never EVER been below my regular download speed and now I’m suddenly loading 5 B/s…

a little fishy

and no, according to my settings my connection is as it always is


Updating stuck at 0 b/s or Slow Download of 1.22 (Retribution) Patch
(Bill Warnecke) #2

Hey folks, you may see slow download speeds reported during a portion of the patch update. This is expected, the installer is patching/installing the data and doesn’t need to download anything at that time.

Sorry for the confusion, cheers!


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#3

okay this explains a lot thanks


#4

was about to throw hands over my 0 B/s speeds


#5

And what about the size of the update?


#6

My man if you are going to pump out a 14GB update you should allow us to pre-download, now the wait times are going to be epic. c’mone


#7

welcome to the club lmao


#8

we’re almost an hour after live usually im already playing 10-15 minutes after the launch time XD


#9

If your in NZ, your download speed is gona be “Godly” :'D


#10

it was tweeted its size is as large as it is to make further patches go more smoothly.


#11

And will probably linking this post now throughout the day to share with others, expect your forum notificaitons to go over the roof. Cheers!


#12

why are we not getting pre-downloads???


#13

oh god no…


#14

The pre-downloader can’t work in this case as Bill explains. It has to download, install, then download more, then install, etc.


#15

What about on ps4? My download speed has dropped dramatically down to 9kb/s and I’ve only managed just over 2GB of this 21GB update in an hour


#16

its because of the new mode & it having a new map right?


#17

No, they are apparently revamping the file system again to make patching a little more smooth for future patches:


#18

Can you tell me why the update takes more space than the game itself when first installing though?


#19

Then they should of SAID SOMETHING AHEAD OF TIME.
Not just drop it on everyone, would at least give people time to prepare.
Also they should of done it a DAY EARLY so people could download it…
They could of “pre-patched” in one go 1 day ahead.


#20

My download on PS4 was okay considering the size of the patch, but my friends have horrendously long download times and I don’t want to play without them… :confused: