This guide will let you know how to BOOST FPS and increase performance in Sniper Elite 5. First, you have to make sure that your Windows is fully up to date and make some basic changes in the Windows game section. Then also you have to make a few changes in the GPU settings, and Windows graphic settings. After that, set the Windows power plan to the ultimate level and ISLC also needs to be fixed. Then finally you have to make changes in the game graphic settings to achieve the best FPS and ultimate performance.
1. Windows Update/Settings
First of all, you must ensure that your Window is fully up to date. It is a very important step, as it will give you a phenomenal increase in your game performance.
1.1- For this, you first need to go to the bottom left side of your screen to the search button, type “update” in it, and then click on “Check for update”. A new window will pop up, navigate down, and click “check for updates”. It will scan your machine to see if there are any updates available.
1.2- Search game mode in the search bar and press enter. Make sure that the game mode is activated so that you will get decent performance. You also need to make sure that all your resources are focused on the game that you are playing.
1.3- After that, go to the Xbox game bar under Gaming and deactivate this one as it is causing stuttering and crashing in some games.
1.4- After this, navigate to the Captures tab and make sure that the Background recording and the recorded audio are turned OFF.
1.5- Make sure that the auto-upgraded GPU setting is turned on. You will need an NVidia card of the 1000 series. It will really help with bottlenecks and you can expect a 2 to 5 percent boost in the FPS.
2. Updating GPU Drivers
You will need to update your GPU drivers or any other outdated drivers. There are two ways to do this.
2.1- Check for updates in the GPU control panel.
If your GPU is running on an older version, then you will not be able to boost your FPS. So do check for updates.
2.2- Download from the GPU manufactures website.
You can also download the GPU software to update it from the following link. https://coderbag.com/product/quickcpu
3. Power Plan Settings
It is a great and easy way to enhance the performance of your system, as they are highly customizable and effective for disabling some sleep and low-power modes.
3.1- You must write “edit power plan” in the search column and press enter. Now inside this menu, you need to go to the power option on the top and click on show additional plans. Scroll down to select the high-performance power plan.
After this, go to the bottom left-handed side of your screen to the search bar and run the Command prompt as an administrator. You have to paste the command “powercfg -duplicatescheme e9a42b02-d5df-448d-aa00-03f14749eb61”, then press enter and exit.
Now again go to the power play menu and press the refresh button on the top right corner. then you will see the ultimate performance power plan select this option.
4. ISLC Set Up
You have to download this from the link https://www.wagnardsoft.com/forums/vi… and then save it. Now navigate to the ISIC folder that you saved earlier and run it as an administrator. You need to set the least size to at least 1024 and free memory lower than half of your Ram. Set the custom timer resolution to 0.50 and the ISIC polling rate to 1000. Then click on Start and close it once it completes.
5. In-Game Settings
First, you have to boot up the game, then go to settings and click on the Display. Make sure that Display mode is set to exclusive full screen and the Resolution is set to your monitor’s native resolution. Turn off Fidelity FX super resolution 1.0 as it will make cause lagging in the game. Set Render Scale to 100 and the brightness according to your personal choice. You have to make sure that HDR and V-sync are turned OFF. A-sync compute should be turned ON. Reduce mouse lag should be turned Off. After changing these settings, click on Customize graphic details.
In advance settings, you have to make sure that anti-aliasing is turned OFF as it will boost your FPS. Set the Shadow details to low and Reflection details and draw distance to medium. After that, set texture detail to Ultra, and Water details to medium. Ambient Occlusion and Motion blur make sure that both should be turned OFF as this will prevent the game from lagging. Make sure that Tesselation is turned On. Obscurance fields should be turned OFF.