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Best DNS for gaming

Question asked by kingfish on May 9, 2016
Latest reply on Sep 15, 2018 by kingfish

One area I overlooked in a "perfect" set-up for on-line PC games was my internet Ping. There were much better/faster results using my own choice of DNS severs than the ones furnished (default) by my ISP. One easy way to find out is use the's | DNS Nameserver Performance Benchmark  . Takes 2 minutes. This provides the addresses of the fastest most stable DNS servers for your (general) location. Low ping=faster response. See the top 2 fastest, enter them in your router ("use these dns address"). To get the absolute fastest server near where you live, run the additional localized scan.It takes about  15-20 minutes for this test.



If you don't use a router then change the DNS in 'Network and Sharing'