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Wolfenstein: Youngblood - FPS Boost Guide

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood is the new co-op fps game from Machine Games, Arkane Studios and Bethesda. There are those who have optimization issues in the game. This can hurt some people in online games. So, I created a guide for you to play Wolfenstein: Youngblood with higher fps.

The best tips and solution settings for those who have problems such as freezing, fps drop, stuttering, low fps while playing Wolfenstein: Youngblood. These are the best settings for solution.

12 ways to increase your frame rates (FPS) in Wolfenstein: Youngblood.

OS: Win7, 8.1, or 10 (64-Bit versions)
Processor: AMD FX-8350/Ryzen 5 1400 or Intel Core i5-3570/i7-3770
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: Nvidia GTX 770 4GB (Current available GPU GTX1650) or AMD equivalent
Storage: 40 GB available space

OS: Win7, 8.1, or 10 64-Bit
Processor: AMD FX-9370/Ryzen 5 1600X or Intel Core i7-4770
Memory: 16 GB RAM
Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB (Current available GPU RTX2060) or AMD equivalent
Storage: 40 GB available space

1) Best Graphics Settings for Wolfenstein: Youngblood

These graphics settings are for low-end computers.

If you have a good PC, you can increase the settings slightly.

Go to in-game Video settings and make sure the settings are as follows.

Vertical Sync: Adaptive
Motion Blur: Off
Anti Aliasing: Disabled

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After, go to the Advanced settings.

Lights: Low
Shadows: Low
Particles: Low
Directional Occlusion: Off
Reflections: Low
Decals: Medium
Motion Blur: Medium
Image Streaming: Medium
Water Quality: Low
Volumetric Quality: Medium
Material Aniso Filter: Trilinear
Decal Filtering: Trilinear
Lightmap Aniso Filter: Trilinear
Image Aniso Filter: Trilinear
LOD Switch: Low
Deferred Rendering: Off
GPU Culling: Off
Async Compute: Off
Chromatic Aberration: Off
Depth of Field: Off
DoF Anti Aliasing: Off
HDR Bloom: Off

Finally, Apply Changes.

2) Steam Launch Options

  • Go to the list of games in the Steam library.
  • Right-click the Wolfenstein: Youngblood and click the Properties.
  • Click the Set Launch Options in the General tab.
  • Type the following commands into the space in the incoming window.

3) Update Your Graphics Drivers

You should keep your computer’s graphics drivers updated.

Those with Nvidia video cards can download and install the latest video card drivers here.

Those with AMD video cards can download and install the latest video card drivers here.

4) NVIDIA Control Panel Settings

  • Open NVIDIA Control Panel
  • Go to the Adjust image settings with preview tab.
  • Click the “Use my preference emphasising“ (If you have a good pc, Let the 3D application decide)
  • Put the bar in Performance mode.
  • Apply
  • Click the Manage 3D settings
  • Click the Program Settings
  • Click the Add
  • Select the Wolfenstein: Youngblood (Youngblood_x64vk.exe) from the list
  • After, make the following settings
    Anisotropic filtering: Off
    Antialiasing – Mode: Off
    Power management mode: Prefer maximum performance
  • Apply

5) AMD Radeon Settings

  • Open the AMD Radeon Settings window.
  • Click on the Gaming tab.
  • Then click on Global Settings.
  • Go to the Anti-aliasing mode, choose Override application settings.
  • Click on the Anti-aliasing level, so make sure you are selected the 2X
  • Go to the Anisotropic Filtering Mode and turn it on.
  • Then, click on the Anisotropic Filtering Level, so make sure you are selected the 2X.
  • Click on the Texture Filtering Quality and select the Performance.
  • Now, click on the Wait for Vertical Refresh and select the Always off.
  • Click on the Tessellation Mode and select the Override application settings.
  • Finally, click on the Maximum Tessellation Level and select the 32x or lower.
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6) Power Options

If the CPU cooler is not enough, you can skip this setting. Processor temperature may increase by 5-6 degrees.

  • Right-click the Windows icon on the bottom left.
  • Click the Power Options
  • Click the Additional power settings to the right of the window that opens.
  • Select the High performance on the Preferred plans tab.
  • After, click on the Change plan settings link to the right of the High performance.
  • Tap on the Change advanced power settings
  • Find Processor power management in the incoming list, click the + icon to its left.
  • Set Minimum processor state and Maximum processor state to 100%
  • Click on the OK

7) Full-screen Optimisations

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  • Go to the folder where the game is installed.
    Example > D:\SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\Wolfenstein Youngblood
  • Right-click the Youngblood_x64vk.exe application
  • Tap the Properties
  • Tick Disable full-screen optimisations on the Compatibility tab.
  • Click on the OK

8) Game Mode

  • To turn off Windows 10 game mode, click the Start icon to bring up the Start menu and open Settings.
  • Click the Gaming
  • On the Game Bar tab, set the “Record game clips, screenshots and broadcast using Game bar” option here to Off.
  • On the Captures tab, set the “Record in the background while I’m playing a game” option here to Off.
  • On the Game Mode tab, set the “Game Mode” option here to Off.

9) Windows Performance Options

  • Type performance in the search section of Windows, click to Adjust the appearance and performance of Windows from the results.
  • Select the Adjust for best performance from the options in the Performance Options window that opens.
  • Click OK

10) Cleaning Temporary Files

  • Simultaneously press the Windows logo and R keys.
  • Type %temp%
  • Press Enter key.
  • Delete everything in the Temp folder that opens. You can skip undeleted.
  • Again, Simultaneously press the Windows logo and R keys.
  • Type temp
  • Press Enter key.
  • Delete everything in the folder that opens.
  • Again, Simultaneously press the Windows logo and R keys.
  • Type prefetch
  • Press Enter key.
  • Delete everything in the Prefetch folder that opens.

Finally, empty the Recycle Bin

11) SSD

If you have an SSD, I recommend that you install the game on the SSD or move the game files to the SSD.

12) Increase The Priority

You need to adjust this setting every time you enter the game.

  • Launch the Wolfenstein: Youngblood.
  • Simultaneously press the ALT and TAB keys to minimize the game.
  • Open the Task Manager
  • Click on Details Tab
  • Find Youngblood_x64vk.exe in the list.
  • Right-click on the Youngblood_x64vk.exe and Set priority to High

That is all. If you want to ask questions, you can leave a comment below.