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Journeyman III

best amd 23.12.1 adrenaline settings

what are the best settings for competitive gaming for amd adrenaline 23.12.1 … idk what to put i have an rx6600 with a ryzen 5500 … what settings would ya recommend 

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Adept I

Finding the optimal settings for competitive gaming using AMD Adrenalin 23.12.1 on an RX 6600 with a Ryzen 5500 requires balancing performance and visual quality to suit your specific needs and preferences. Here are some general recommendations:

1. **Update Your Drivers**: First and foremost, ensure that you are running the latest version of the AMD Adrenalin software and that your RX 6600 GPU drivers are up to date. This ensures you have the latest optimizations and fixes.

2. **Graphics Settings in Adrenalin**:
- **Radeon Anti-Lag**: Enable this feature to reduce input lag, which is crucial in competitive gaming.
- **Radeon Chill**: This can be useful for maintaining a balance between performance and power consumption, but you may want to disable it to maximize performance.
- **Radeon Boost**: Consider enabling this for dynamically adjusting resolution to improve frame rates during fast motion scenes.
- **Image Sharpening**: Enable for clearer visuals without a significant impact on performance.
- **Texture Filtering Quality**: Set to 'Performance' to prioritize frame rates.
- **Vertical Refresh**: Set to 'Always Off' to reduce input latency.

3. **In-Game Settings**:
- Lower or turn off settings like shadow quality, anti-aliasing, and ambient occlusion, which can be demanding on resources.
- Keep textures at a medium or high level, as your RX 6600 should handle them well.
- Maintain a balance between visual quality and frame rates – higher frame rates are usually more beneficial in competitive gaming.

4. **Display Settings**:
- If your monitor supports high refresh rates, ensure that you have set the display to its maximum refresh rate in Windows settings.
- FreeSync should be enabled if your monitor supports it, reducing screen tearing and providing smoother gameplay.

5. **System Tweaks**:
- Ensure your Ryzen 5500 is not being thermally throttled. Keep an eye on temperatures and consider optimizing cooling if needed.
- Close background applications to free up system resources.

6. **Monitor Your Performance**: Use the performance monitoring tools in AMD Adrenalin to keep an eye on your GPU and CPU performance. Adjust settings based on the performance data you observe.

Remember, the 'best' settings can vary depending on the specific game you are playing, your monitor's capabilities, and personal preferences. It may take some experimentation to find the perfect balance for your setup. Additionally, regularly check for software updates, as AMD frequently releases optimizations for new games and general performance improvements.

what do you think about rsr and enhanced sync any good?


what about radeon boost is it good if i play controllers?