Choppy play even with good internet connection

For a while I thought my internet  connection was having issues while playing black ops.  However, my friend came over with his 360 and we were playing CoD.  On my screen, I see people jumping around as if I was lagging, but on his everyone is moving smoothly (and we are on the same internet connection!).

I connected my xbox to the TV (non HD) he was using with his cables, and he connected his xbox to my setup (AV receiver/HD TV).  He was able to see everyone move smoothly and play fine, whereas people were jumping around a bit while I played with his cables on a less demanding TV.

So...if the lag issue is not my internet, and not cables or other components.  What could it be?  Is my xbox overheating?  I do not notice this issue on other games, but I do play many online games as demanding as CoD on the xbox.

Any suggestions?

Thanks,

qbit

 

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Last updated July 4, 2018 Views 1 Applies to:

It wouldn't hurt to check the ventilation ports, to be sure they're not clogged with dust (which would cause overheating). I'm curious--does this same issue occur if you remove your memory device?

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