How to enable VPN on Xbox One or Xbox 360
Streaming American Netflix on your Xbox from UK can be such a cool experience. In order to do that you have to use Smart DNS proxies or VPN. Unfortunately, Xbox devices do not have VPN clients. Therefore, you cannot directly set up VPN on them. There are two methods, however, which will allow you to indirectly enable VPN on your Xbox One/360. Once you implement any of these two methods, you will be able to stream US Netflix or any other American streaming channels on your Xbox console.
US Streaming Apps on Xbox
Using a US IP form a VPN service you can stream the below services on your Xbox
- Hulu Plus
- Amazon Instant Video
- WWE Network
- NBA Game Time
- NHL GameCenter.
- Showtime Anytime
- Comedy Central
- HBO Go
How to enable VPN on Xbox
The first step is obtaining a VPN account. Personally, I’ve been using ExpressVPN for a long time mainly because they have servers around the world and decent speeds. Make sure to apply a speed test to your VPN provider of choice.
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How to enable VPN on Xbox using a VPN compatible router
After obtaining your VPN account, you can set up VPN on a VPN compatible router. Once that is done, all devices connected to that router will share its USA IP address and VPN connection. We already have posted a detailed articles which includes the most popular VPN routers and instructions on how to set up VPN on them.
How to enable VPN on Xbox using Network Sharing
If you don’t own a VPN compatible router and don’t plan on purchasing one, you can set up VPN on your PC or Mac. After you do that, you need to enable network sharing on your computer. That way, the computer will be able to share its internet connection with any devices connected to it via an Ethernet cable. Again, we’ve published an article including easy-to-follow steps on how to enable Network Sharing on both PC and Mac.
How to enable VPN on Xbox – To Do or Not to Do
Enabling VPN on Xbox can be a little bit frustrating because you need to follow certain steps before you’re able to unblock American Netflix or other USA content on your Xbox device. In the end, it will be well worth it. In case setting up VPN on a router or enabling network sharing both seem too complicated, you can always use Unlocator’s DNS codes to stream American Netflix on Xbox One/360.