Remnant From The Ashes Performance Guide – Fix lag, fps drops, bugs and stuttering

About the game

Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person survival action shooter by Perfect World Entertainment. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by monstrous creatures. As one of the last remnants of humanity, you’ll set out alone or alongside up to two other players to face down hordes of deadly enemies and epic bosses, and try to carve a foothold, rebuild, and then retake what was lost.

About the guide

Though Remnant From the Ashes is decently optimized for the most part, we cannot deny the fact that it is a demanding title. Apart from performance issues like lag and low fps, players are experiencing randoms crashes and freezes as well. That is why we decided to come up with a basic performance guide for this game that will show you all the basic methods that you can try before moving to something more advanced.

Remnant From The Ashes Performance Guide – Fix lag, fps drops, bugs and stuttering

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Check the system requirements of Remnant From The Ashes

It is always recommended to check the system requirements of games before you buy them. You don’t want to end up with a game which you cannot run on your PC. A lot of times people purchase games without paying much attention to the system requirements and then regret later. So the first thing we will do here is check out the official system requirements for Remnant From The Ashes.

Minimum:

    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10 64 bit
    • Processor: Intel Core i3-7350K (4.20 GHz) or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 470
    • DirectX: Version 11

Recommended:

    • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10 64 bit
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-4590 (3.70 GHz) or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970
    • DirectX: Version 11

As you can see Remnant From the Ashes is a pretty demanding title. You atleast need a RX 470 or a GTX 1050 ti to even play this game. So if your system specifications are inferior to ones listed above then you won’t benefit much from this guide.

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Update your graphics drivers

Though Nvidia and AMD have not released graphics drivers optimized for Remnant From the Ashes, I would still recommend that you keep your drivers updated. Lets be honest, this is one of the most overlooked factors when people try to eliminate performance issues from their games. So here are the links to the latest drivers for AMD and Nvidia graphics cards:

  1. Nvidia Drivers
  2. AMD Drivers

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Best graphics or video settings for Remnant From The Ashes

You might be able to get some decent performance on your mediocre gaming PC if you tweak the in-game video settings to suit your systems capabilities. We already have a best video settings guide for Remnant From the Ashes. Go ahead and check it out.

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Tweaking Nvidia Control Panel

Here is a method specifically for Nvidia users. You can squeeze out some extra performance from your system if you are using a Nvidia graphics card.

  • Open Nvidia Control Panel
  • Click on Manage 3D settings on the left bar
  • Click on the Program Settings tab
  • Locate Remnant: From the ashes from the drop down menu under “Select a program to customize”
  • If you don’t see the game on the list then click on the Add button and another list will appear
  • If you still cannot spot the game then you need to add the .exe file manually.
  • Click on Browse
  • Locate the folder where you have installed the game
  • Select the executable file or the .exe file which in this case should be Remnant.exe
  • Once you have successfully added the game, you will then see the program settings become available for the game
  • Now tweak the following settings:
    Maximum pre-rendered frames : 2
    Threaded Optimization : On
    Power Management : Prefer Maximum Performance
    Texture filtering – Quality : Performance

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Update your Windows OS

If you didn’t know, your OS plays a decent role towards your system performance when playing demanding applications like games. Your present windows version is probably degrading the performance your system and you probably don’t even know about it. So check whether you have Windows updates available or not. Here is how you can update your Windows:

  • Go to Settings
  • Go to Update & Security
  • Click on Check for updates
  • Wait for the updates to get installed
  • Restart your PC

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