Which server location should I choose?


We recommend picking the location that is geographically closest to you. If you're not sure which location to pick, you can find our suggested locations below:

Where you live Which location to choose from Shockbyte
North America, South America
(USA, Canada, Brazil, etc)
North America
(UK, Sweden, France, etc)
(Australia, NZ, Philippines, Malaysia etc)
Asia Pacific
(Australia & Singapore are available as individual choices - pick wherever is closest to you. North America is the next best choice.)
Asia Any
(We suggest Asia Pacific - but either Europe or North America is a great choice.)
Other / Everywhere Else No Preference
(If you're not sure, just select 'No Preference' and our system will automatically pick the best location for you.)

You may also test your connection by joining the test servers for each of our available locations through the IPs below:

  • North America: na.shockbyte.com
  • Europe: eu.shockbyte.com
  • Australia: au.shockbyte.com
  • Singapore: sg.shockbyte.com

If you would like to have your server transferred to a different location, you may refer to our tutorial on how to do this: Change Your Server Location

If you require any further assistance, please contact our support at: https://shockbyte.com/billing/submitticket.php

Mitchell Smith

Managing Director @ Shockbyte

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