Ping is the amount of milliseconds it takes a packet of data to travel from your computer to a server on the internet and back. Low ping is one of the key factors to make Lost Ark play smoothly.
While playing Lost Ark, you may want to monitor the ping to ensure it keeps in the low status. But you have no idea how to do it. Then you’ve come to the right place. In this post, you’ll learn how to check ping in Lost Ark step by step.
You can follow these steps to check ping in Lost Ark:
1) Launch Lost Ark.
2) On your keyboard, press the Esc key to bring up the Game Menu window.
3) At the Game Menu window, click on Settings at the bottom. Then the Settings window will open.
4) At the Settings window, click Gameplay -> Controls and Display on the left side. On the right side, in the UI section, select Always show from the drop-down menu of Show Network Latency.
6) Click Apply -> OK to save the changes.
After you follow the above steps, you can always check your ping in the bottom left of the screen while playing Lost Ark.
Is your ping high?
In general, for many online games like Lost Ark, if ping is above 100 ms, it belongs to “high”. If ping is below 20 ms, it belongs to “low”. High ping can cause game lag and be unplayable. If you have high ping in Lost Ark, you may experience game lag issues.
Do you need to lower your ping in Lost Ark? It depends. Not each high ping causes game lag issues. If you experience game lag issues due to high ping, you may want to find the solutions to lower your ping.
Regarding how to fix Lost Ark high ping issues, you can check the solutions in this post: How to Fix High Ping in Lost Ark.
Hopefully you find this post helpful. If you have any questions, feel free to drop a comment below. I’ll get back to you ASAP.