Performance issues in Watch Dogs 2

QUESTION:

What can I do if Watch Dogs 2 does not run as smoothly as expected?

ANSWER:


Watch Dogs 2 has been optimised to run as fluidly as possible on various systems, though if you happen to experience performance drops - for example, low framerate or momentary freezing - the following steps may help you improve the way your game runs:

Check if your PC meets the system requirements for Watch Dogs 2
If your setup meets the minimum requirements, we recommend running the game with lower graphical settings, as higher presets may strain your system.

If your setup meets the recommended requirements, the game will run smoothly in the vast majority of cases but specific graphical settings may require more powerful hardware.


Complete our basic troubleshooting guide
The guide contains a set of universal troubleshooting steps that often resolve issues with running the game.


If your setup meets the system requirements and you are still experiencing poor performance after trying the above steps, please get in touch.

To help us troubleshoot the issue, please attach DxDiag and MSInfo reports to your case!

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