Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

DPS may refer to any of the following:

1. Short for Damage Per Second, DPS is the amount of damage a weapon, other equipment, player, or group of players can do against an enemy in an online game.

2. DPS can also refer to equipment the player is using. For example, a Priest in a MMORPG may have different equipment, DPS equipment, which allows them to do damage and healing equipment, which allows them to heal better.

3. DP can also be short for display port.

Game terms