Best FOV settings for Warzone 2 Season 3

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The best FOV settings for Warzone 2 will help you keep enemies well within your line of sight. Field of View is an important factor in achieving battle royale success, so here are the best Warzone 2 FOV settings for Season 3.

Field of View has become one of the most important settings in FPS games, and that remains the case in Warzone 2. Adjusting your FOV will alter how much of your surroundings are visible on screen. The more visual information you’re able to take in, the better your chances are at securing a Warzone 2 victory.

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Prior to Warzone 2, the notorious FOV slider was absent from console versions of the battle royale, and given the major impact of improved spatial awareness, players have since appreciated its inclusion.

Let’s take a look at the best FOV settings for Warzone 2 Season 3.

How to change FOV in Warzone 2 Season 3

Console players can enjoy a change in FOV.

Warzone 2 players can adjust their FOV by going into the game’s settings and following these steps:

  1. Launch Call of Duty: Warzone 2
  2. Open up settings
  3. Select the ‘Graphics’ tab
  4. Look under the ‘View’ section for FOV settings
  5. Use the slider to adjust to your desired FOV in Warzone 2

All Warzone 2 players, including those on console, have access to a FOV slider. A Field of View slider was the most highly requested feature for console players and with Warzone 2, they are no longer locked in at 80 FOV.

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Best FOV for Warzone 2 controller players

Controller players on PC or console will want to set their FOV to anywhere between 95 and 105. Maxing out your FOV to 120 is not recommended, especially when it comes to controller players as your targets will shrink beyond your ability to hit them accurately.

While fitting more targets into your screen is a welcome bonus, you want to account for Aim Assist that kicks in for controller players and not make targets too difficult to hit. On the flip side, having your FOV under 95 will cut out too much of your screen.

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For this reason, between 95 and 105 is the sweet spot. When it comes to ADS Field of View and Weapon Field of View, we recommend controller players opt for Independent and Default.

Your ADS Field of View is also an important option.

Best FOV for Warzone 2 mouse and keyboard players

Mouse and keyboard players have the freedom to crank their FOV a little higher than controller players in Warzone 2. We recommend setting it to anywhere between 105 and 115. Given the micro-adjustments that mouse and keyboard players can make when aiming at small targets, players can benefit from a slightly wider FOV.

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We still suggest opting for Independent as it makes hitting long-range targets a little easier. However, if you prefer to maintain a constant FOV whether you’re aiming down sight or not, you can opt for Affected.

PC players can also take advantage of the Wide Weapon Field of View setting, which will make their weapon appear smaller, covering less of the screen.

Does FOV affect PC performance in Warzone 2?

FOV definitely has an impact on your PC performance in Warzone 2. This is especially true for anyone with slightly dated hardware. Of course, if you’re running top-of-the-line hardware, boasting a high FOV shouldn’t have as much of an impact on your PC performance.

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With a higher FOV, Warzone 2 will attempt to display more information on your screen. This leads to your hardware compensating for the increase and it could be taxing on older models.

If you notice that your PC is struggling more than usual after you’ve adjusted your FOV in Warzone 2, you may want to experiment and find the setting that works best for you. Taking it down to under 100 should do the trick.

What is Affected FOV in Warzone 2?

The Affected ADS Field of View setting will cut out the primary zoom that occurs when aiming down sight and maintain the value of your preferred FOV, even when aiming.

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Affected offers less visual recoil to deal with and if your PC offers high-resolution performance, then Affected FOV may be ideal for you as far-off enemies won’t lose their clarity.

Meanwhile, the Independent ADS Field of View setting will zoom your FOV when aiming down sight, which means you can lock on to players easier once you’ve spotted them with your increased FOV.

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