Call of Duty: Warzone 2


Best Controller Settings for Warzone 2

Abhimannu Das
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These are the best controller settings for Warzone 2 that you need to use right now!
Settings like sensitivity and aim assist should be left to personal preference.
Feel free to tweak any of our recommended settings to suit your gameplay needs.

Warzone 2’s battle royale and DMZ modes require pinpoint accuracy and if you want to dominate lobbies in Al-Mazrah, you better come prepared. The Season 1 Reloaded update is dropping today (14th December) and if you want to have an edge over the competition, here are our recommended controller settings for Warzone 2 that you need to be using right now. Do note that sensitivity settings and aim assist settings should be fine-tuned based on your personal preferences and you should use our recommendations only as a guideline, not as a rule of thumb.

Best Aim Settings for Controllers in Warzone 2


  • Button Layout Preset: Tactical

  • Flip L1/R1 with L2/R2: If you play with claw grip or want faster button press time, you should turn this On

  • Stick Layout Preset: Default

  • Controller Vibration: Off

  • Trigger Effect (PS5): Off


  • Horizontal Stick Sensitivity: 6

  • Vertical Stick Sensitivity: 6

  • ADS Sensitivity Multiplier: 0.8

  • Sensitivity Multiplier:

    • Third Person: 1.00

    • Ground Vehicles: 1.00

    • Air Vehicles: 1.00

    • Tablet: 1.00

  • Vertical Aim Axis:

    • On Foot: Standard

    • Third Person: Standard

    • Ground Vehicles: Standard

    • Air Vehicles: Standard

Best Gameplay Settings for Controllers in Warzone 2


  • Aim Down Sight Behavior: Hold

  • Automatic Sprint: Automatic Tactical Sprint

  • Equipment Behavior: Hold

  • Weapon Mount Activation: ADS + Melee

  • Interact/Reload Behavior: Prioritize Interact

  • Armor Plate Behavior: Apply All


  • Target Aim Assist: On

  • Aim Assist Type: Black Ops

  • Aim Response Curve Type: Dynamic

  • ADS Sens. Multiplier: 1.00

  • ADS Sensitivity Transition Timing: Instant

  • Custom Sensitivity Per Zoom: Increase if you feel sensitivity with higher optical zoom is too slow

  • Inputs Deadzone:

    • Left Stick Min: 0.00 (If stick drift occurs, increase until gone)

    • Right Stick Min: 0.00 (If stick drift occurs, increase until gone)

    • Left Stick Max: 0.99

    • Right Stick: 0.99

    • L2/R2 Button Deadzones: 0.00

Quality of Life Controller Settings for Warzone 2

Movement Behaviors

  • Sprint/Tactical Sprint Behavior: Toggle

  • Auto Move Forward: Off (Unless Left Stick broken)

  • Tactical Sprint Behavior: Single Tap Sprint

  • Grounded Mantle: Off

  • Automatic Airborne Mantle: Partial

  • Automatic Ground Mantle: Off

  • Invert Slide and Dive Behavior: Standard

  • Plunging Underwater: Movement

  • Parachute Auto-Deploy: Off

  • Sprinting Door Bash: On

Combat Behaviors

  • ADS Stick Swap: Off

  • ADS Interruption Behavior: Interrupt

  • Weapon Mount Movement Exit: On

  • Weapon Mount Exit Delay: Short

  • Depleted Ammo Weapon Switch: On

  • Quick C4 Detonation: On

Vehicle Behaviors

  • Vehicle Camera Recenter: Short Delay

  • Camera Initial Position: Free Look

Overlays Behavior

  • Scoreboard Behavior: Toggle

  • Ping Wheel Delay: Moderate

  • Double Tap Danger Ping Delay: Moderate

Aim Assist Settings in Warzone 2

If you are on controller, you want to have aim-assist turned on as it makes life in Al-Mazrah much easier. Precision is our recommended option if you have years of experience and have accurate aim while Focusing is recommended for players who are new to controller input.

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Abhimannu is a PC esports writer at AFK Gaming. With over seven years of experience in esports journalism, he has worked on a myriad of games and their ecosystems including Valorant, Overwatch and Apex Legends.

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