What Is My IP Address?

Your IP address is

What is my IP address?

The IP (internet protocol) address you are currently assigned is If you are connecting using Wi-Fi then this will be the IP of the router you are connected to, you will find that if you visit this site from any computer connected to this router then your IP will be the same.

What is an IP address?

You see the term "IP Address" more and more these days and you will even more in the future. Basically speaking every computer, phone, iPad, XBox or anything that connects to the internet is assigned a number, like a phone number or license plate.

The current IP address your device is using helps it identify itself to the other computer it is talking to, normally a computer hosting a website you are viewing.