Fix Enshrouded Low FPS and Stuttering Issues

Enshrouded is available for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, and Microsoft Windows users, and many players are enjoying the game from the Steam Store, while some are reporting stuttering or low FPS issues with the game. 

Here’s how to fix Enshrouded’s Low FPS and Stuttering issues and boost the game’s performance on your device.

How to Fix Low FPS and Stuttering Issues with Enshrouded?

Fix Enshrouded Low FPS and Stuttering Issues

Basic Steps First

If you’ve started getting performance issues with Enshrouded, then first, take some basic steps to resolve the issue – sometimes the problem is temporary.

  • Restart Your Device (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, or Microsoft Windows PC): To resolve FPS drops, lag, and stuttering with Enshrouded, simply close the game and restart your computer– if you don’t regularly restart your computer, you will experience slow watch performance at speed.
  • Verify Internet Connection: Playing the game online requires a strong internet – if it is weak or unstable, some Enshrouded features may face problems running/loading. 

Install Updates for Your Device

Install Pending Updates for Your Graphic Drivers (Windows)

Outdated graphic drivers are one of the main causes of Enshrouded low FPS and stuttering issues. 

To update your graphic driver (Windows), follow these steps:

  1. Open Device Manager– Type Device Manager in the Windows search bar and click on the first app. (Refer to the Screenshot)
Open device manager in Windows
  1. Now, click on “Display Adapters” and expand the options to see your graphic drivers. Next, select the Graphic driver that you want to update and right-click then select “Update Driver” (Refer to the Screenshot).
update graphics driver Windows

Update PS5 System Software

  • Go to Settings > System.
  • Select System Software > System Software Update and Settings.
  • Check for a newer version that is available.
  • To install it, select Update System Software.

Update Your Xbox Console

  • Connect your console to a stable and strong internet and press the Xbox button.
  • Now from the guide, select Profile & system> Settings > System > Updates.
  • If any update is available for your console, install it.

Make Sure Your System Meets The Minimum Requirements

Low FPS problem with Enshrouded usually means that your computer hardware is not able to meet the system requirements of the game in a given setting. So to avoid such issues, make sure your system meets all the requirements to run Enshrouded without having any issues.

Minimum System Requirements (Windows) 

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6400 (2.7 GHz 4 Core) / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X (3.5 GHz 4 Core) or equivalent
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (req. 6GB VRAM) / AMD Radeon RX 580 (req. 6GB VRAM)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 60 GB available space
  • Sound Card: on board

Disable Steam Overlay

If you’ve enabled the Steam overlay and the frame rate for Enshrouded suddenly drops, try disabling it for the game and see if that helps. Here are the steps:

  • Open Steam Library.
  • Find Enshrouded, right-click on it, and click on “Properties.”
  • In the “GENERAL” tab, uncheck the box next to the text- “Enable Steam Overlay while in-game.”
  • Launch Enshrouded and see if the above steps helped or not. 

Set Enshrouded to High Priority

Setting Enshrouded to a higher priority can improve framerate – when you do this, your system prioritizes the game and allocates more resources. 

Here’s how to set it:

  • Launch Enshrouded.
  • While in-game, open Task Manager (Use Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys at the same time).
  • From the Details tab, find the main process of Enshrouded.
  • Right-click Enshrouded, hover your mouse, and set the priority to High.
  • Launch Enshrouded.

Change in-Game Graphic Settings

You can change your graphic settings inside Enshrouded at your convenience and see which one is best suited to run the game with a better framerate.

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