Comcast is at the moment experiencing a nationwide outage within the US, which explains why customers on social media have been complaining that they had been unable to connect with platforms like Sony’s PlayStation, Netflix, and Microsoft’s Xbox Reside. Basically, the outage could also be inflicting issues for anybody utilizing Xfinity as an ISP, no matter what merchandise, apps, or providers they’re attempting to entry.
In accordance with Down Detector, there have been over 11,000 studies of Comcast outages since 12:30PM ET. Comcast confirmed the outage on Twitter, with a spokesperson saying that the corporate is “working to revive service.” Microsoft has up to date its standing web page to point that Xbox Reside members could also be experiencing connection issues.
Comcast confirmed on Twitter that the outage was attributable to one in all its “giant spine community companions” having minimize a fiber cable, which may be affecting different ISPs.
Considered one of Comcast’s giant spine community companions had a fiber minimize that we consider can also be impacting different suppliers. It’s at the moment affecting our enterprise and residential web, video and voice clients. We apologize & are working to get providers restored as quickly as potential
— ComcastCares (@comcastcares) June 29, 2018