Path of Exile - how to change socket color

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Sockets are the slots on the equipment and resonators in the game of Path of Exile. We've put together this handy guide to help you find out how to change socket color in Path of Exile.

Currently, there are three types of sockets. But we'll take you through all of the options and details below.

Here's what you need to know about how to change the socket color in Path of Exile:

Change socket color by using the Chromatic Orb

The official GamePedia page of Path of Exile lists the Chromatic Orb as the currency item used to change the socket color.

Using this item can give players a chance to re-roll the color of their sockets. There are currently four available socket colors in the game.

Red is associated with strength. Blue is for intelligence. Green is for dexterity. The last one, which is white, is not associated with any character ability aspect.

Although the white ones can only be obtained through corruption and by using a Vaal orb at a 25% chance rate. And it is considered the most powerful socket color.

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Change socket color by using the Crafting Bench

The Crafting Bench also allows players to modify sockets in Path of Exile, thus it could change the socket color.

It can be found in the hideout of the player. Yet using it would cost you some dose of currency, ranging from scrolls to orbs.

Modifying the sockets can lead to eventually changing the socket color. You'll just need to find the recipe intended for the socket you would like to do so.

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That's everything you need to know about how to change socket color in Path of Exile.

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