Need For Speed (NFS) Heat | Best/Optimum graphics Settings PC

What are the best or optimum settings to run NFS heat smoothly, maintaining a decent FPS

After the launch of NFS heat for premiere owners on origin, Good FPS becomes key. This is attributed to some tweaks in the settings and with origin overall to ensure premium gaming experience. in this guide, we will show you some suggestive tips to do that. If you are suffering from low fps, performance issues, lag, stutter or other general issues check the Performance fix guide here.

PC specs used to test:

  • CPU: i3 8100
  • GPU: gtx 1050ti OC 4GB
  • RAM: 16GB
  • HDD: Seagate barracuda 1TB


Tweaking origin overlay

  • If you are experiencing low FPS, performance issues or lags, Try turning the origin overlay in-game to off.
  • Then try again with it turned off
  • To turn it off press ctrl+F1 from in-game or go to origin settings > toggle the “enable origin in-game” to off.

origin fix for nfs heat


In-game settings for NFS heat

settings nfs heat

  • Effect Detail: Medium
  • Geometry Detail: High
  • Anti-Aliasing: FXAA
  • Terrain Quality: Hight
  • Vegetation Detail: Medium
  • Post-processing Quality: High
  • Reflection Quality: Medium
  • Depth of field: Low
  • Lighting Quality: High


These are the optimum settings for NFS heat at its current state. These settings should fetch you somewhere around 55-60 FPS. If these settings are still causing problems, you can disable the AA and lower the graphics to medium. That should be enough to run the game at 60FPS+.



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