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The Fastest VPN for Xbox: Series X, S, Xbox One, and Xbox 360

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    Stay safe while gaming with the fastest VPN for Xbox

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    Ultra-fast VPN servers: Play online without being slowed down

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    Beyond Xbox: one subscription protects up to 10 devices

The best VPN for Xbox: Series X, S, Xbox One, and Xbox 360

Get NordVPN for all your devices

Gaming on Xbox made safe

Gaming is no fun when it’s not secure. Use NordVPN to protect your Xbox from cyber attacks and enjoy games to their fullest.

Encrypted online traffic with VPN for Xbox_alt
Enjoy gaming with less risk of DDoS attacks_alt
Use Double VPN feature for Xbox and route your traffic through two VPN servers_alt

Next-gen encryption for all of your needs

The NordVPN app is the fastest for your gaming experience_alt
Choose from thousands of VPN gaming servers for your Xbox One_alt
Enjoy a lightweight VPN app on your smartphone too_alt

Fast speeds anywhere, anytime

How to set up a VPN on your Xbox

You can protect your Xbox with NordVPN in two ways:

Use VPN router to set up a VPN on your Xbox

Use your router

  1. See if your router is VPN compatible. Most modern routers support VPN connections, though some may need a manual configuration. Check if your router supports a VPN.
  2. Once you have set up a VPN connection on your router, simply connect your Xbox to your Wi-Fi network.

Connect VPN on Xbox console via Windows PC

Connect Xbox to your Windows PC

  1. Download and install the NordVPN app on your Windows PC.
  2. Go to “Control panel” ⁠—> “Network and internet” ⁠—> “Network and sharing center” and select “Change adapter settings”.
  3. Right-click “TAP-NordVPN Windows” and select “Properties”.
  4. Open the sharing tab and enable “Allow other network users to connect through this computer’s internet connection.” Then, select the network you wish to share the connection with.
  5. After changing adapter settings, you’ll need to switch to the right VPN protocol (either TCP or UDP) on the NordVPN app.
  6. Connect your console to the PC using an ethernet cable. Lastly, open the NordVPN app and connect to a server.
  7. All done – your console is now protected by a VPN!

Alternatively, you can use a hotspot. Install the NordVPN app on your Windows PC, create a hotspot, and connect your Xbox. Learn more

How to choose the best VPN provider for Xbox


Lag is the killer of gaming. When choosing a VPN provider, make sure to pay special attention to the speed of the service to avoid any bandwidth throttling whatsoever.


A game you want to play might be unavailable in your area. A large network of servers allows you to enjoy gaming and streaming services no matter where you are in the world.


Ease of use is everything these days. Look for a VPN app that has a comprehensive interface, is lightweight, and can run on multiple devices simultaneously ⁠— you’ll thank yourself later.

Frequently asked questions

Enjoy a hassle-free online experience with NordVPN

Hide your location, get a new IP, access the internet without restrictions, and enjoy your favorite content with a risk-free VPN. If you are not 100% satisfied, tell us within 30 days of the purchase date and get a full refund.

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