Due to the nature of wireless technology and the many variables that come along with it, Lightwire cannot guarantee a particular quality of service when it comes to online gaming.
If you are a gamer who requires low latency (quick response times), wireless broadband is not ideal as latency on a wireless connection is inferior to a direct Fibre-backed service, comparatively speaking.
Bandwidth capacity can be important for gaming in some cases too - particularly for game updates or new game downloads. Capacity on a wireless network is typically lower than an urban based DSL or Fibre connection, and data costs can be higher depending on your usage. This is especially important in current times as game downloads become larger, with many mainstream games already exceeding 100GB in size.
It is also worth noting that 'gaming' has a broad set of definitions and will mean different things to different people. Certain types of gaming place a much higher demand on the internet connection than others.
For example, we would be unable to guarantee a consistent low latency that is required for competitive online games such as Call of Duty, Overwatch, or CSGO. Our services would be more suited for casual gaming, such as mobile games, MMORPGs, MOBAs, and other online games that are not reliant on latency.