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Watch Dogs: Legion PC Best Settings Guide

It’s possible for Watch Dogs: Legion on PC to both look incredible and perform well at the same time — you just have to know what the best PC settings are. With technologies like Nvidia DLSS 2.0 and RTX ray-tracing helping to make things run well and look good, the PC version can offer the best WD: Legion experience. Here are the best settings for a balance of performance and visuals.

What are the best settings for Watch Dogs: Legion on PC?

Watch Dogs Legion PC Best Settings Guide

With its huge number of graphics options, Watch Dogs: Legions lets players enable and disable a range of effects. Some options can be disabled for a frame-rate boost, while others give better visuals at the cost of FPS.

Best Watch Dogs: Legion PC settings for more FPS

  • Window Mode – Fullscreen
  • DirectX – 12
  • Graphics Quality – Custom
  • Geometry – Very High
  • Environment – High
  • Texture Resolution – Ultra
  • Texture Filtering – High
  • Shadows – Very High
  • Headlight Shadows – Your Car
  • Reflections – Very High
  • Depth of Field – On
  • Motion Blur – Off
  • Bloom – On
  • Ambient Occlusion – On
  • Post-Process Anti-Aliasing – TAA
  • Subsurface Scattering – High
  • Ray Traced Reflections – Off
  • DLSS – Balanced or Performance (or Off if unsupported).
  • Extra Details – 0%
  • Temporal Upscaling – 100

Which quality settings should I change to get more FPS?

Put simply, the following graphics settings should be lowered to see a big impact on performance:

  • Resolution
  • Environment
  • Texture Resolution (If VRAM is limited.)
  • Texture Filtering
  • Shadows
  • Reflections
  • Bloom

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