What is a random IP generator?
A random IP generator is an online tool where you can quickly generate a list of random fake IP addresses. The IP addresses can be used for developers and programmers for their application or for online tools to do cross browser testing. We support 2 different versions of IP addresses: IPv4 and IPv6.
We don't support IPs in different IP ranges yet. If you have other suggestions for our tool, please send us a message.
What is an IP address?
IP address, also known as Internet Protocol address, is an identifier which is assigned to a device which is using Internet Protocol for communication and is connected to a network. There are currently 2 versions in use for IP addresses: IPv4 & IPv6.
What is the difference between an IPv4 and IPv6 address?
The main difference between IPv4 and IPv6 addresses is the format of the binary number, where an IPv4 address is a 32-bit binary number separated by dots and an IPv6 address is a 128-bit binary number separated by colons.
- IPv4 is 3-bit binary number.
- IPv4 is separated by dots.
- IPv4 has 12 header fields.
- IPv4 has checksum fields.
- IPv6 is a 128-bit binary number.
- IPv6 is separated by colons.
- IPv6 has 8 header fields.
- IPv6 does not has checksum fields.