Useful tips

How can I make ArmA 3 run faster?

How can I make ArmA 3 run faster?

ArmA 3 consumes more CPU Power than GPU….But you can also improve your performance by:

  1. Installing ArmA 3 on a SSD instead of a HDD.
  2. Keeping your drivers up-to-date.
  3. Don’t overmod your game.
  4. Keeping your System partition Clean.
  5. Disabling your Virus Scanner while playing (Unsafe)

What PC do I need for Arma 3?


OS Windows 10 64-bit (Mac and Linux experimental versions available. More info here)
PROCESSOR Intel Core i5-4460 AMD FX 4300 or better
GRAPHICS NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series with 2 GB VRAM

How to get the best ARMA 3 performance?

MSI Afterburner has an OSD for memory usage, when changing settings (especially view distance) try to keep it as high as possible to avoid bottlenecking, I aim for over 90%. Use ArmA3Mark to fine tune your settings to get visuals and performance you are happy with. General System Optimization Disable CPU Parking, to help steady performance.

What are the display settings for ARMA 3?

ArmA 3 Display Settings. Display Mode: Use Fullscreen Window if you are streaming, else Fullscreen is fine. Resolution: Max this, it is almost always better to run at native resolution. Aspect Ratio: Change this to match your monitor.

What are the best presets for ARMA 3?

Go to your “controls” section in the options and click “presets” at the bottom. After that, try picking one of the 3 presets: “Arma 3 Apex,” “Arma 3 alternative,” or “Industry Standard.” These controls will definitely feel better to the average player.

How does overclocking the ARMA 3 engine improve performance?

Personally i think this will give you the biggest performance increase. ArmA 3’s engine is single threaded optimized. Means: More power on a single core = Better performance. By overclocking your CPU you directly givie those 3 operations more power and increase your ingame performance by a significant amount.