Connecting Video Game Consoles (Issue 1602)

Summary

If you have an internet-ready video game console it is possible to run it on our high-speed services. The images below will give you a good idea on how to connect your console by standard Ethernet or WiFi (depending on the specifications of your console manufacturer.)

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The diagram below gives a basic flow of how to hook up your gaming system to Mercury Network's High-Speed Wireless Internet.


Image shows current generation of gaming consoles.

Provided is a list of Gaming consoles and how they can connect:

CompanyConsoleConnection
Type
Option/
Standard
SegaDreamcastEthernetOption
SonyPlayStation 2EthernetStandard
MicrosoftXboxEthernetStandard
MicrosoftXboxWi-FiOption
NintendoGameCubeEthernetOption
MicrosoftXbox360EthernetStandard
MicrosoftXbox360WiFiOption
NintendoWiiWiFiStandard
NintendoWiiEthernetOption
NintendoDS/LiteWiFiStandard
(Needs OperaDS)
SonyPSPWiFiStandard
Listing is from oldest to newest.

Keywords

gaming
Consoles
Wii
Xbox
360
DS
DS Lite
GameCube
Playstation
Sega
Deamcast
Nintendo
Microsoft
Sony
PSP
Playstation Portable
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