Since the release of titles like Horizon Zero Dawn, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and such, there has been an abundance of open-world survival games in the industry. But this abundance has become a hindrance to players who love the genre. When battle royale games at one point were coming out left and right, finding a good one became a lot more difficult. The same is happening to this genre too. It is only thanks to reviews that it has been possible to weed out the bad ones from the list. Raft, thankfully remained on that list after coming out of early access and getting released.
Developed by Redbeet Interactive and published by Axolot Games, Raft was primarily created in the Unity engine. It was released as an early access title on Steam on 23 May 2018 for 4 years. Over the years it got constant content rollouts for its global release. And finally, on 20 June 2022, Raft officially launched on Steam. It has a 93% very positive of all time on Steam Reviews, so the game is recommended play for gamers and enjoyers of the open-world survival genre. But what are the best settings for the game so that you can enjoy it to its full potential? Let’s find out!!
Best Raft Settings To Get High FPS & Fix Lag
First of all, you need to go to Windows settings and find Game Mode. After accessing the option, activate it. Also, make sure to enable Hardware-accelerated GPU Scheduling in the Graphics Settings. You can also disable Xbox Game Bar, Background Recording, and recorded Audio under Gaming in the Windows settings menu. One last thing to do before heading to the main game settings is to ensure that you have the latest update of GPU drivers installed on your PC. Also, you can turn on Radeon Super Resolution if you have an AMD card or NIS for Nvidia GPU.
Now, for the main part. Log in to the game and head for Settings. And follow the options as suggested.
- Resolution Mode – Exclusive
- Resolution – (Native resolution of your monitor)
- Overall Quality – Fastest
- Water Quality – Fastest
- Texture Quality – Fantastic ( If more than 4GB V-ram ), Fastest ( if less than 2GB of V-ram )
- Shadow Type – None
- Shadow Quality – Fastest
- Shadow Cascades – None
- Shadow Distance – 0
- Real-Time Reflections – None
- V-sync – Disable
- Antialiasing – Toggle on
- Ambient Occlusion – Toggle off
- Framerate Limit – No Limit for decent cards, Limit for laptops and low cards
- FOV – Lowest
If you have followed all the things correctly, you will get high fps in-game along with little to no lag. We hope this guide has helped you get the best settings for Raft. If you want to know more best settings for Cultivation Tales, check out this article. Bookmark us to know the latest on gaming and tech. Game on!!