Best Settings to Run Forza Horizon 5 FH5 Smoothly on PC

In this article, we’ll show the best Windows and Graphics settings to run Forza Horizon 5 FH5 smoothly on high-end or low-end PC.


Let’s optimize the Windows for FH5

Game Mode - ON

Xbox Game Bar - OFF



Background Recording - OFF

Recorded Audio - OFF

Hardware Accelerated GPU Scheduling - ON

Laptop users, under the power option make sure to use Balance or High Performance


So now let's go to the game settings


HDR - Activate

Resolution - Native

Frame Rate - Unlocked

Resolution Scaling - OFF

Vertical Synchronization - ON

Full Screen - ON

Show FPS - ON

Motion Blur - OFF


Preset - Custom

Anisotropic Filtering - High (depending on your Vram and graphics card, go with Medium if you have old graphics card)

Shadow Quality - High

Night Shadows - ON

Motion Blur Quality - Low

Environment Texture Quality - Medium

Environment Geometry Quality - Low

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SSAO Quality - High

Reflection Quality - Medium

World Car Level of Detail - Medium

Deformable Terrain Quality - Medium 

SSR Quality - OFF

Lens Effects - High

Shader Quality - Medium 

Particle Effects Quality - Medium

Ray Tracing Quality - OFF