Red Dead Redemption 2 PC | Best/Optimum Graphics Settings

What are the Optimal or Best Graphics settings for Red Dead Redemption 2 PC

You need to fine-tune your graphics settings if you want to enjoy Red Dead Redemption 2 PC. This usually involves a sweet spot of FPS and Smoothness of the game. In this guide, we will show a few suggestive settings to make it visually soothing as well as run it at a decent FPS. Before proceeding with the settings, make sure you meet the minimum system requirements for the game.

System specs used to test:

  • CPU: I3 9100
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • GPU: GTX 1050ti OC 4GB
  • HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1TB (7200)
  • PSU: 600W

 

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS (PC)

  • Make sure you meet the minimum system requirements for the game, as given below:
MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1
  • Processor (CPU): Intel Core i5-2500K / AMD FX-6300
  • RAM: 8 GB System Memory
  • GPU RAM: 2048 MB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 770 2GB / AMD Radeon R9 280
  • Storage: 150 GB
  • DirectX: DirectX 11

 

RECOMMENDED SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor (CPU): Intel Core i7-4770K / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
  • RAM: 3072 MB
  • GPU Memory: 4 GB Video Memory
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB / AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB
  • Storage: 150 GB
  • DirectX: DirectX 12

 

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC (RDR 2) Graphics Settings

VIDEO
  • Resolution: Native
  • Refresh Rate: Default
  • Screen type: Fullscreen
  • Vsync: Off
  • Triple Buffer: Off
  • Pause game on focus loss: Off
  • Constrain Mouse Pointer: Off
GRAPHICS
  • Quality Preset Level : Custom

     

  • Texture Quality : High

     

  • Anisotropic Filtering : X8

     

  • Lighting Quality : Medium

     

  • Global Illumination Quality : Medium

     

  • Shadow Quality : Low

     

  • Far Shadow Quality : Low

     

  • Screen Space Ambient Occlusion : Medium

     

  • Reflection Quality : High

     

  • Mirror Quality: Medium

     

  • Water Quality : High

     

  • Volumetrics Quality : High

     

  • Particle Quality : High

     

  • Tessellation Quality : Low

     

  • TAA : Medium

     

  • FXAA : Off

     

  • MSAA : Off

     

  • Advanced Settings : Unlocked

     

  • Graphics API : Vulkan

     

  • Near Volumetric Resolution : Medium

     

  • Far Volumetric Resolution : Medium

     

  • Volumetric Lighting Quality : Medium

     

  • Unlocked Volumetric Raymarch Resolution : Off

     

  • Particle Lighting Quality : Medium

     

  • Soft Shadows : High

     

  • Grass Shadows : Medium

     

  • Long Shadows : On

     

  • Full Resolution Screen Space Ambient Occlusion : Off

     

  • Water Refraction Quality : Medium

     

  • Water Refraction Quality: Medium

     

  • Physics Quality: 50%

     

  • Resolution Scale: Off

     

  • TAA Sharpening: 100%

     

  • Reflection MSAA: Off

     

  • Geometry Level of Detail: 100%

     

  • Grass Level of Detail: 100%

     

  • Tree Quality: Medium

     

  • Parallax Occlusion Mapping Quality: Medium

     

  • Decal Quality: High

     

  • Fur Quality: Medium

rdr 2 settings pc

That should be it. These are the best/optimum setting we could find to run the game smoothly and at a decent FPS as well. If you facing performance issues, crashes, lags or low FPS, however, check out our RDR2 PC performance guide here.

 

Thanks for reading!

Leave a Reply