Forward Ports on Your Router for Killzone 3

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Killzone 3 is Sony Computer Entertainment's First-Person, Action, and Shooter game with a release date in 2011.

Killzone 3 has the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Killzone 3

When you are playing Killzone 3 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 sometimes 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Killzone 3

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Killzone 3 are as follows:

Killzone 3 - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Killzone 3 simply follow one of these links:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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