Sony PlayStation 3 - Finding your MAC Address


Your devices Network Adapter Address must be registered in order to receive network access. The Adapter Address is a unique number associated with your device's network adapter. It is also called a Physical Address, Hardware Address, Ethernet ID or MAC address on various systems. This MAC address should be registered in OSU_Secure or ResNet for better internet quality once you have followed the instructions to retrieve it.


  • Have a PlayStation 3
  • Have a display connected to the device


  1. Start the PlayStation 3 with no disc inserted.
  2. Select the System Settings icon and push the X button.
  3. Select System Information and push the X button.
  4. The third line will be the MAC Address.

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.


Article ID: 49872
Thu 3/8/18 9:48 AM
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