The Best Call of Duty Vanguard PC Settings

After weeks of teasers and reveals, Call of Duty: Vanguard has officially launched across all platforms. With PC players getting their hands on numerous in-game settings to ensure the game runs as smoothly as possible and to give them any kind of advantage over their opposition.

With plenty of players using different hardware options on their PCs, modifying the in-game settings is a key ingredient when it comes to performance. With that said, we've spent some time testing a range of settings that are ideal for low-end and high-end hardware.

Read More: Call of Duty: Vanguard: Everything You Need To Know

Best Call of Duty Vanguard PC Settings

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Low-End Hardware

COD Vanguard PC Settings
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If your PC is using hardware that meets the minimum requirements to run Vanguard, these settings will guarantee the game runs smoothly as well as reaching 60 frames per second (FPS) regularly.

DISPLAY

  • Display Mode: Fullscreen
  • Monitor: Your primary gaming monitor
  • Refresh Rate: Your monitor’s refresh rate (e.g 144)
  • Sync Every Frame (V-Sync): Off
  • Framerate Limit: Custom
    • Gameplay Custom Framerate Limit: Your monitor’s refresh rate (e.g 144)
    • Menu Custom Framerate Limit: 60
    • Minimized Game Custom Framerate Limit: 15
  • NVIDIA Reflex Low Latency: Enabled
  • Display Resolution: Your monitor’s resolution (e.g 1920×1080)
  • Display Gamma: 2.2 (sRGB)
  • Focused Mode: Off
  • Focused Mode Opacity: 0
  • Display Adapter: Your graphics card
  • On-Demand Texture Streaming: Off
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QUALITY

  • Render Resolution: 100
  • VRAM Usage Target: 80%

DETAILS & TEXTURES

Texture Resolution: Low

  • Texture Filter Anisotropic: Medium
  • Particle Quality Level: Medium
  • Particle Resolution: Low
  • Bullet Impacts & Sprays: Off
  • Tesselation: Off
  • Level of Detail: Low
  • Level of Detail Distance Quality: Low
  • Volumetric Quality Level: Low
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Shadow and Lighting

  • Shadow Map Resolution: Low
  • Sun Shadow Cascades: Low
  • Cache Spot Shadows: Off
  • Spot Cache Size: Off
  • Cache Sun Shadows: Off
  • Spot Shadow Quality: Low
  • Particle Lighting: Medium
  • Ambient Occlusion: Off
  • GTAO: Low
  • Screen Space Reflection: Low
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Post Processing Effects

  • Anti-Aliasing: SMAA T2X
  • Filmic Strength: 0

GAMEPLAY

  • Field of View: 95-105
    • ADS Field of View: Affected
  • Camera Movement: Least (50%)
  • World Motion Blur: Off
  • Weapon Motion Blur: Off
  • Depth of Field: Off
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Best High-End Vanguard PC Settings

If your PC feautres a 20 or 30 Series graphics card then your system will be able to run these high-end settings with ease.

DISPLAY

  • Display Mode: Fullscreen
  • Monitor: Your primary gaming monitor
  • Refresh Rate: Your monitor’s refresh rate (e.g 165)
  • Sync Every Frame (V-Sync): Off
  • Framerate Limit: Custom
    • Gameplay Custom Framerate Limit: Your monitor’s refresh rate (e.g 165)
    • Menu Custom Framerate Limit: 60
    • Minimized Game Custom Framerate Limit: 15
  • NVIDIA Reflex Low Latency: Enabled
  • Display Resolution: Your monitor’s resolution (e.g 2560×1440)
  • Display Gamma: 2.2 (sRGB)
  • Focused Mode: Off
  • Focused Mode Opacity: 0
  • Display Adapter: Your graphics card
  • On-Demand Texture Streaming: Off
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QUALITY

  • Render Resolution: 100
  • VRAM Usage Target: 90%

DETAILS & TEXTURES

  • Texture Resolution: High
  • Texture Filter Anisotropic: Medium
  • Particle Quality Level: Medium
  • Particle Resolution: Low
  • Bullet Impacts & Sprays: On
  • Tesselation: Nearby Only
  • Level of Detail: High
  • Level of Detail Distance Quality: High
  • Volumetric Quality Level: Low
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Shadow and Lighting

  • Shadow Map Resolution: High
  • Sun Shadow Cascades: Medium
  • Cache Spot Shadows: On
  • Spot Cache Size: Medium
  • Cache Sun Shadows: On
  • Spot Shadow Quality: Low
  • Particle Lighting: High
  • Ambient Occlusion: Off
  • GTAO: Medium
  • Screen Space Reflection: Medium
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Post Processing Effects

  • Anti-Aliasing: SMAA T2X
  • Filmic Strength: 0

GAMEPLAY

  • Field of View: 105-120
    • ADS Field of View: Affected
  • Camera Movement: Least (50%)
  • World Motion Blur: Off
  • Weapon Motion Blur: Off
  • Depth of Field: Off