For online gamers, there’s perhaps no bigger bane to our gaming lives than lag and slow internet speeds. The difference between a smooth online gaming experience and a lagging one can come down to fine margins.
Whether you’re playing FIFA, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty Warzone, Overwatch, Battlefield, Fortnite, Apex Legends, Rocket League or more, here’s a guide to get faster PS4 internet speeds and reduce in-game lag by changing your DNS Settings on your PS4.
1: Head to the Settings on your PS4 Dashboard
2: Go to Network settings
3: Click on Set up Internet Connection
Choose Wi-Fi or LAN, depending on whether you use Wi-Fi or an Ethernet cable.
4: Click on Custom set up
5: Follow these steps
- Choose your Network
- Automatic IP Address Settings
- Do Not Specify DHCP Host Name
- Manual DNS Settings
- Enter manual DNS settings. Find the fastest DNS settings here.
- Automatic MTU Settings
- Do Not Use Proxy Server
- Test Internet Connection