Port Forwarding on Your Router for Horizon Zero Dawn

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September 24, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Horizon Zero Dawn is an Action, Adventure, Role-Playing, and Open-World game published by Sony Interactive Entertainment, PlayStation Mobile released in 2017.

Horizon Zero Dawn game art showing a hunter fighting against machines.
Horizon Zero Dawn game art showing a hunter fighting against machines.

Horizon Zero Dawn includes the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Horizon Zero Dawn

When you are playing Horizon Zero Dawn you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and frequently even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the easiest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Horizon Zero Dawn

The exact ports for Horizon Zero Dawn are as follows:

Horizon Zero Dawn - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479

Horizon Zero Dawn - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Horizon Zero Dawn that will show you the ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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