How to Open a Port in Your Router for Smite

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March 27, 2019 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Smite is an Action, Real-Time, and Strategy game published by Hi-Rez Studios released in 2014.

Smite game artwork featuring the Greek god Atlas
Smite game artwork featuring the Greek god Atlas

Which Ports Does Smite Require

The necessary ports for Smite are as follows:

Smite - PC

  • TCP: 9000-9001
  • UDP: 9002-9999

Smite - Steam

  • TCP: 9000-9001, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 9002-9999, 27015, 27031-27036

Smite - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 9000-9001
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500, 9002-9999

Smite - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 9000-9001
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 9002-9999

Smite - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 9000-9001, 12400, 28910, 29900-29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

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

Smite has the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Smite

When you are playing Smite 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 find 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 fastest 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:

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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