Far Cry 5 Lag Issue Fix – Stuttering, FPS Drops

Far Cry 5 Lag Issue Fix – Far Cry 5 is the latest iteration in the well known Far Cry series that is made by Ubisoft. The game was available as early access for a while which was closed later on. The game is set to release on 27th March on Steam.

The game is available for pre-purchase, the preorder will get you the doomsdary Prepper pack which includes outfit, gun and vehicle skins plus additional consumables.

Far Cry 5 Details

  • Game Name – Far Cry 5
  • Developer – Ubisoft Montreal, Red Storm
  • Publisher – Ubisoft
  • Release Date – 27th March 2018
  • Tags – Open World, Action, Multiplayer, FPS, Action, Co-op.

Far Cry 5 System Requirements

Minimum System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2400 @ 3.1 GHz or AMD FX-6300 @ 3.5 GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 or AMD R9 270

Recommended System Requirements

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.4 GHz or AMD Ryzen 5 1600 @ 3.2 GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 or AMD R9

Your PC should match atleast the lowest system requirements or better else the game might run very badly on your PC and you won’t be able to enjoy.

Lower Down Your Settings

Far Cry 5 is a AAA title, not all PC’s around the world will might not be able to run the game flawlessly, especially on the release date. The game might not be furnished as expected and errors and issues are expected just like every game.

If you feel that your game is stuttering and you are getting FPS drops in the game, the first thing that you should do is lower down your settings.

Fix Stuttering and Lag in Far Cry 5

Stuttering can be frustrating at times, you might completely lag out in mid battle which might make you rage and that is really bad. Games are made for fun and this is something no one enjoys.

To fix the stuttering issue, just start your game.

  • Press ALT+TAB
  • Right-Click on the application name of Far Cry
  • Click on more details
  • Now, right click on the .exe file of the game > Set Priority > High.

This should fix your stuttering and FPS drop issues.

One more thing that you can do is shut down all applications that are eating up your RAM. You can use task manager to check what application is eating up your RAM, generally apps such as Chrome and Steam downloads are known to eat a lot of memory.

These things should fix your Far Cry 5 FPS Issues and Stuttering.

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