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When it comes to sports games, Electronic Arts is the biggest game publisher in the world. EA Sports are specialists in making sports games and their every product is highly detailed and full of specs. FIFA series, NBA series, and many other games are in their proud productions. As the gaming trend is online, So, EA Sports is also developing online server-based games. People from all over the world compete with another person in solo or team matches.
EA Sports games are quite heavy. Its usuall if there is any connection or server error that occurs in EA sports games. If you also face some issues like the mentioned ones, you need to open ports on your networks.
Why opening ports is required?
First people who don’t know about ports! Basically it is the endpoints between any 2 connections. There is a port number allotted to every end. That’s similar to an IP address. It directs to flow of internet traffic. You need to open ports on your Networks while playing EA sports in order to rectify the connection or server issues. After that, it will ensure a direct and steady flow of traffic will be directed between your computer/Console, and the game‘s servers.
Setting up ports:
We are mentioning the ports address below. Select the port according to your router. This will help you to rectify connection and server errors in EA sports games.
1. For Xbox One:
Xbox Live from an Xbox One requires the following ports to be open:
- Port 80 (TCP)
- Ports 53 and 3074 (UDP & TCP)
- Port 88, 500, 3544, and 4500 (UDP)
These ports are mentioned here according to the user’s suggestion. As they said, these ports improve the gameplay.
- Port 16000 (UDP and TCP) for matchmaking and party chat
- Ports 1863 (UDP and TCP) for Kinect, Skype and video issues
- Ports 3075 and 3076 for a small host of games such as Call of Duty Ghosts
2. For Xbox 360:
Xbox 360 is an online gaming console as we know already. These ports will open the blockages on your Xbox 360 console.
- Port 88 (UDP)
- Ports 53 and 3074 (UDP and TCP)
- Port 80 (TCP)
- 1863 [UDP and TCP] (Additional port if you use Video Kinect for chatting during the game).
3. For PC:
That’s very easy to open port on computer systems. You have to treat the router settings instead of messing one of the computers. The method is different from each ISPs brand routers. So we can’t deal with all router here. Users have to call or visit the website of their ISPs to download the router settings.