How to Show Your Ping in Fortnite

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As you know that in Fortnite Chapter 2, there are a lot of new things that you are able to enjoy. Those are new map, reworked Battle Pass and leveling system, and a host of new gameplay features. In this Chapter, you probably want to  show Ping but you do not know how to do it. So, we are going to show you how to do it here.

If you want to show your Ping in Fortnite Chapter 2, you have to go into the settings menu of the game. However, there will be a bit of caveat here because you need to be playing a game or be in the pre-game lobby to be able to find the right settings options. If you are in the pre-game lobby, then you have to press the Options button on PS4, Esc on PC or Menu button on Xbox One. After that, you have to choose Settings and then click over to the Game option along the top. From here, you have to press R2/ RT click on the HUD option and then you have to go down to the Net Debug Stats option. Then, you have to be able to change this to ‘On’ and then you will be able to see all of your Ping and debug stats in the game.


Probably, you will have to re-enable this option in Fortnite Chapter 2 even if you had it enabled at the end of Season X. Well, to make you easier in showing Ping in Fortnite Chapter 2, we provide you several steps that can help you in showing Ping in Fortnite Chapter 2. Here are the steps to show Ping in Fortnite Chapter 2.

  • The first thing that you have to do is joining a game because you will not find the option in the lobby menus.
  • After that, when you are in a game, you have to press Options/ Menu/ Esc and then go to the Settings option.
  • In this step, you have to choose the ‘Game’ settings option.
  • Now, you have to use R2/ RT/ LMB to select the HUD settings.
  • Finally, you have to turn the ‘Net Debug Stats’ option to ‘On’

According to the site of PWR Down on an article entitled Fortnite: How To Show Your Ping IN-Game which was posted on July 17th, 2018, you are able to reduce Ping in Fortnite. If you want to reduce ping in Fortnite, you have to make sure that you are connected to the right server. You need to note that if you are based in Europe but are somehow playing on the American servers, you are able to expect to have more than 100 ping. So, you have to go to the game settings to change it.

You have to make sure that you are not downloading in the background. You are able to try to switch off anything that is downloading via streaming like Netflix, Spotify or Youtube. In case you are not downloading, someone else in your household could be which will cause high ping for you. Also, you are able to check Fortnite server status. You will find quickly whether the servers are struggling or not under a heavy load.

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