Cyberpunk 2077 is currently plagued with performance issues and low FPS even on most demanding systems. According to the system requirements for the game, it was meant to provide stable frame-rates at even lower-end cards. However, this does not seem to be the case. So, in order to Improve FPS and Performance in Cyberpunk 2077 an open-source modification to CD Projekt Red’s Game Engine called CyberEngine has been released.
Cyberpunk 2077 has been released on all platforms. While the PS4 and Xbox versions seem to be downright unplayable, the PC version is not doing too well on older hardware either. The developers have been working hard on hotfixes to fix some issues but most of the damage has already been done.
How to Improve FPS and Performance in Cyberpunk 2077
Cyberpunk 2077 is a very demanding game. However, there are some Tweaks you can take advantage of in order to get a more playable experience out of the game. Firstly, here are some general settings you should be vary of inside your PC:
Optimized PC Settings
- Set your PC Power Plan Options to High Performance
- If you have an Nvidia Card, use the Prefer Maximum Settings option in Power Settings
- If you have an AMD Card, disable power saving from the Control Panel.
- If you have the DRM-Free copy of the game, launch it directly from the .exe file.
- Make sure your graphics card drivers and the game is updated.
CyberEngine Tweaks Download
If you still are not satisfied with how your game performs, another surefire way to improve FPS and Cyberpunk 2077, especially if you have an AMD CPU, is by using CyberEngine. You can download the file here. Here’s how you can install the Tweaks:
Step 1 – After downloading the file, unzip everything to: <cyberpunk install path>/bin/x64/
Step 2 – Launch the game
Step 3 – Make sure the game is running in Windowed Borderless mode.
Step 4 – To check that everything works you can look at the logs in
<cyberpunk install path>/bin/x64/plugins/cyber_engine_tweaks/cyber_engine_tweaks.log
Step 5 – You can then configure the file at this path: <cyberpunk install path>/bin/x64/plugins/cyber_engine_tweaks/config.json
If you are confused about what all these options mean, you can look at the documentation and change values according to your needs here.
Note: You can also use the in-built console of CyberEngine Tweaks to enable cheats in the game as well.
This concludes everything you need to know about how you can Improve FPS and Performance in Cybberpunk 2077 using the CyberEngine Tweaks modification. Stay tuned for more news!