What’s the fastest DNS server to use?
Cloudflare built 1.1. 1.1 to be the “fastest DNS service in the world” and will never log your IP address, never sell your data, and never use your data to target ads.
Does DNS server affect gaming?
How does DNS affect gaming? It basically doesn’t. Games will use IP addresses directly for virtually everything that impacts the game. DNS takes care of any (and all) internet traffic that isn’t addressed by real-world public IPs, so if DNS is down, you functionally don’t have internet access.
What DNS servers should I use?
Public DNS Servers
Personally, I prefer OpenDNS (208.67. 220.220 and 208.67. 222.222) and Google Public DNS (8.8. 8.8 and 8.8.
Can DNS speed up Internet?
If you have standard DSL, cable, or fiber Internet access, your router connects to your ISP’s DNS server. But you can change that (and you may want to) in order to speed up some of your Internet activity. And Google offers its own public DNS server, which the company claims can “speed up your browsing experience.”
Is changing DNS safe?
Changing your current DNS settings to the OpenDNS servers is a safe, reversible, and beneficial configuration adjustment that will not harm your computer or your network. You can print out this page and write down your previous DNS settings if desired.