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How to set up Surfshark smart DNS for PlayStation 4

This guide provides instructions on how to configure smart DNS on Playstation 4 device. If you have not activated smart DNS yet, check out this guide first.

Let's get you set up!

Configuring DNS settings on PlayStation 4


1. To set up smart DNS on your PS4, first open the Settings tab.


2. Now, select Network


3. Select Set Up Internet Connection


4. Select Wi-Fi or LAN, depending on what internet connection you are using. 


5. Select Custom.


6. For “IP address Settings”, select Automatic


7. Select Do Not Specify.


8. Select Manual.


9. Select Primary DNS.


10. In this step you have to enter your smart DNS address. You can find this address in your profile by signing in to your account here. Enter the address, and select Done.


11. You do not need to change Secondary DNS. Simply select Next.


12. Select Automatic.


13. Select Do Not Use.


14. Select Test Internet Connection.

Here you have it! You have successfully configured smart DNS on your PlayStation 4. Now for these changes to take place, simply turn off your PS4 and turn it back on after 30 seconds.


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