How to reduce lag, lag when playing Minecraft games

Not only Minecraft, but when playing FIFA Online 3 , League of Legends or Raid often encounter jerks and lag when playing. There are many reasons for this situation, the server may be overloaded, the computer may be configured poorly or the network connection is unstable.

Many gamers do not keep calm when the game is constantly jerky, lag. So how to reduce this situation? Please refer to the following article of Download.com.vn :

1. Slow frames due to FPS Lag

When playing Minecraft game jerky, lag, press F3 , then pay attention to the FPS line to see how much the parameter is. This is the amount of frames per second that your computer is loading, the higher the FPS, the lower the lag. When the FPS is less than 20 jerks phenomenon, lag extremely clear.

Number of FPS

When players move into Spawn dense forest, areas with stained glass, many Piston can also cause reduced FPS, causing machine lag. This lag is due to your computer's weak configuration, not meeting the hardware requirements. You need to check if your computer meets the following configuration requirements:

Minimum configuration:

  • CPU: Intel Pentium D or AMD Athlon 64 (K8) 2.6 GHz.
  • RAM: 2 GB.
  • Hard drive space: At least 200 MB.
  • GPU (Integrated): Intel HD Graphics or AMD (formerly ATI) Radeon HD Graphics with OpenGL 2.1.
  • GPU (Discrete): Nvidia GeForce 9600 GT or AMD Radeon HD 2400 with OpenGL 3.1.

Recommended configuration:

  • CPU: Intel Core i3 or AMD Athlon II (K10) 2.8 GHz.
  • RAM: 4 GB.
  • Hard drive space: 1 GB.
  • GPU: GeForce 2xx Series or AMD Radeon HD 5xxx Series (excluding integrated chipset) with OpenGL 3.3.

If your computer is not configured enough, you can install Mods that support configuration tweaks, help the game run smoother and increase the download speed of the frame. If the computer configuration "crisis" and still lag, then try to uninstall Java to see why. Because Java has both 32-bit and 64-bit versions, if you mistakenly installed it will cause lag during gaming.

2. Slow game lag due to network

This type of lag is caused by your home network, also by the server network or by the area you are too far from the server. To know the reason why you need to check the blue wave column in the signal display frame, next to the number of players of the server is to know whether there is network lag or not:

  • From 1 - 100ms, there is no lag.
  • From 100 - 200ms is a slight lag.
  • From 200ms or more, the best server switch.

And when any ping server lag, check your home network connection. You should put the computer near the area of ​​Wifi. Or change DNS to reduce jerky phenomenon when playing games, you can refer to some of the following DNS pairs:

  • 8.8.8.8 - 8.8.4.4.
  • 208.67.222.222 - 208.67.220.220.
  • 204.69.234.1 - 204.74.101.1.
  • 204.69,234.1 - 208.67,220,220.

The way to change DNS is also quite simple, you need to do the following: Right-click the network icon on the Taskbar, select Open Network and Sharing Center.

Click Open Network and Sharing Center

Then click Change adapter settings.

Click Change adapter settings.

Next, right-click on the network in use, and select Properties.

Click Properties

The Wi-Fi 2 Properties window appears, click on the Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP / IPv4) line , then click on Properties.

Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP / IPv4)

Here, check the box Use the following DNS server addresses, enter the DNS pair above in the Preferred DNS server and Alternate DNS server boxes . Then click OK .

Change DNS

Hopefully the article above will help you reduce the jerk and lag when playing Minecraft , bringing exciting entertainment moments.

Wish you have fun playing the game!