Gaming Consoles and IPv4

Chris Adams cma at
Mon Sep 28 19:07:35 UTC 2020

Once upon a time, Valdis Klētnieks <valdis.kletnieks at> said:
> Does anybody have info from Microsoft or Sony on what their new consoles
> are doing regarding IPv6? My informant has moved on and is out of the loop
> regarding the PS5's software innards.

The Xbox One supports IPv6, and I believe it did so at launch 7 years
ago.  I expect that back-compat Xbox 360 games don't get the IPv6
support, but I've never checked myself.  I'd assume that since the
7-year-old console supports IPv6, the launching-in-6-weeks console will

Chris Adams <cma at>

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