Connecting to Internet/Wireless
Creating a Wireless Network Connection
Your PSP® (PlayStation® Portable) supports two network connection
modes: Infrastructure and Ad Hoc.
- Infrastructure Mode
Infrastructure Mode allows you to connect your PSP® to a Wireless
(WLAN) Access Point or a wireless broadband router.
- Ad Hoc Mode
Ad Hoc Mode allows multiple PSP® systems to communicate with each
other within a limited range.
Note: Network equipment connections and setup methods vary depending
on the equipment used.
Create a new network connection
You can adjust network setting to connect to an access point (such as a
Wi-Fi hotspot or the router on a wireless home network) and save the network
connections data on your PSP®. Up to 10 connections can be saved.
- Select (Settings) from the home menu.
- Select (Network Settings)
and press .
- Select Infrastructure Mode or Ad Hoc Mode and press .
- Set up the new connection. For details about Infrastructure Mode set up, see
Setting up Infrastructure Mode. For
details about Ad Hoc Mode set up, see
Setting up Ad Hoc Mode.
- To save the new connection, press .
- To test the connection, make sure the WLAN switch on the PSP® is
turned on, then select Test Connection and press .
- If the connection is successful, information about the network connection
will appear. Press to end the connection test.
- If the connection test fails, follow the on-screen instructions to
check the settings. Network settings for the connections can be changed
from the options menu.
- Port Numbers
The TCP and UDP Port numbers you will need to connect to SCEA
first-party game servers are:
If you need port numbers for games published by third-party companies,
you will need to contact them directly for additional information.
- TCP Ports: 10070 - 10080
- UDP Ports: 10070
- Online Requirements
PSP® online connectivity requires internet service and network
devices, such as a DSL or cable modem and a wireless router - for
example, a Wi-Fi hotspot at a café or a wireless local area network
(WLAN) in your home.