How To Show FPS in Apex Legends
FPS or frames-per-second helps players determine how smooth your game will be. Most players aim for around 60 FPS as a standard in Apex Legends. Too low of an FPS can ruin your immersion and stop you from making that clutch play. Too high of an FPS is great to make the action even smoother but this can put a strain on your graphics card in the long run. However, to figure out what your FPS is in the first place, you'll need to turn it on in Apex Legends through the settings. Doing this can help you determine what FPS you're currently playing at and make any necessary adjustments to your performance settings. In this article, we will see how to show FPS in Apex Legends in-game, in the Origin client, and on Steam.
How to turn on FPS in Apex Legends
Follow these steps to turn on the FPS counter for Apex Legends on PC.
Go to Settings.
Go to the Gameplay tab.
Toggle Performance Display on.
Click your EA ID in the bottom left corner.
Click Application Settings.
Go to the Origin In-Game tab.
Scroll to During Gameplay.
Under Display FPS Counter change where you want to display FPS.
Adjust the FPS Counter Window Size and FPS Counter Transparency to your preference.
Click Steam in the top left corner.
Find the In-game FPS counter.
Toggle it from Off to On and choose where you want to display FPS.
You’ll now see FPS and ping data in the top-right corner of the screen.
Turning on your FPS tracking can help you determine whether you should turn down other performance settings. This isn't limited to low-end PCs. Capping the FPS on high-end PCs can help lengthen the life of your graphics card.