Updated on October 18, 4:20 p.m. (GMT+8): Added images.
With Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 finally being playable on PC, it’s time to make sure you’re setting yourself up for success.
This article will be your MW3 best settings PC guide to improve your experience and give you any edge you can get.
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MW3 best settings PC guide for best visuals and performance
The below settings can be applied for all users on, however, there are also some that are totally preference, so feel free to finetune specific ones to meet your needs in MW3.
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We’ll be mainly covering the quality and view tab, as the display tab is pretty straightforward or preferred. Set your monitor to the correct one, move your refresh rate to the highest possible, and turn off vsync. You can try uncapping your FPS. If it’s smooth, keep it. If it’s not smooth, cap it.
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Below you can find all of the MW3 graphics settings we recommend.
MW3 best settings PC – Quality
|VRAM Scale Target
|Variable Rating Shading
|Texture Filter Anisotropic
|Depth of Field
|Detail Quality Level
|On-Demand Texture Streaming
|Local Texture Streaming Quality
|Screen Space Shadows
|Screen Space Reflections
|Static Reflection Quality
|Deferred Physics Quality
|Weather Grid Volumes
|Water Caustics and Wave Wetness
MW3 best settings PC – View
|Field of View
|120 (100-120 is typically fine)
|ADS Field of View
|Weapon Field of View
|Vehicle Field of Views
|First-Person Camera View
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