Nvidia 400/500/600 Series 20%+ performance boost

  • I’m running a GTX 670 4GB video ram graphics card. I can definitely feel 20%+ performance for chivalry and every other game. If you have any of the 400/500/600 series cards, I highly recommend getting the
    • 320.18 - WHQLdriver
    • Release Date Thu May 23, 2013

    Highlight Notes:
    Performance Boost – Increases performance by up to 20% for GeForce 400/500/600 series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 314.22 WHQL-certified drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration. Here is one example of measured gains:


    Driver result performance will very depending on amount of RAM, CPU, and type of 400/500/600 series GPU

    Bonus Performance boost:
    Other tweaks I use that don’t change the visual quality of the game.

    1. Change fps cap from 62 to 90
      Edit the BaseEngine.ini in this directory.
      C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\chivalrymedievalwarfare\Engine\Config

    The default values should look like this.

    • Change the values to False, 90, and 90 as shown in the picture.
    • File/Save BaseEngine.ini
    • Disable Vertical Sync, restart the game if it was on to test properly.
    • On the main menu press ~ to open console.
    • Type stat fps to turn it on. type the command again to turn it off.


    1. Compress game files to get better CPU performance major performance boost

    2. Change your games power settings to High Performance
      To do it on windows 7
      Start Button\Control Panel\System and Security\Power Options

    Extra tweaks I don’t use but will help if you dont mind visual quality being lost.

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