The best exsiting methods for improving your FPS in ARK: Survival Ascended.
Do you want to make the game playable with more FPS on your PC?
Well! The first thing that you should do is to open the launch options..
-high -maxMem=65536 -malloc=system -force-feature-level-11-0 -cpuCount=10 -exThreads=16 -force-d3d11-no-singlethreaded +fps_max 0 -high -nojoy -dxlevel 95 -forcenovsync +exec autoexec
These ones will give you some really good FPS boost as well.
Go the the single player and press ” ~ ” key to open the console.
The List of Console Commands:
|r.SkyAtmosphere 0||Removes shadows from clouds|
|r.VolumetricCloud 0||Removes 3D clouds|
|r.Water.SingleLayer.Reflection 0||Removes the reflection from water|
|r.Water.SingleLayer 0||Water becomes invisible|
|show InstancedFoliage||Every grindable resource becomes invisible|
|show InstancedGrass||Removes the small rocks and some grass|
|show InstancedStaticMeshes||Makes your view distance super low|
|r.MaterialQualityLevel 0||Removes the texures everywhere|
DLSS Boost (Nvidia RTX Only)
If you got an RTX series graphics card you can use an upscaling feature.
- Go to the Game Settings > General > RTX
Here you can choose one of these options:
And of course you can also choose the other ones (like Balanced) and frames generation if your graphics card is RTX 40 series of higher.