Stewie2k’s Updated VALORANT Settings in 2023: Video Settings, Keybinds, Mouse sensitivity, Gears, and More

Nazmul Hassan
By Nazmul Hassan
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Credit: Stewie2k

In this article, we’ll drive you through Stewie2k’s new and updated VALORANT settings. So you can tweak your settings accordingly and get even better at the game.

Born in 1998, Jacky “Stewie2K” Yip is a retired CS: GO professional and an independent streamer. He started his career as a professional CS: GO player, competing in countless notable tournaments under big organizations such as Cloud9, MIBR, Team Liquid, and more.

He belongs to the only NA roster to win a CS: GO Major, under Cloud 9 banner. After leaving countless remarks as a CS: GO pro, Stewie2k finally decided to step down from competitive CS: GO on July 27, 2022, and pursue his career as a VALORANT Professional.

Stewie is determined to become a pro in VALORANT, and he is grinding hard to become one of the best players in NA. He is already showing incredible results in VALORANT and is motivated to improve further as a player. Although he is still in the beginning phase of his VALORANT journey, he is already impressing players with his incredible gameplay.

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Stewie2k’s New VALORANT Settings

To complement Stewie2k’s precise gameplay, he uses specific VALORANT settings. These settings definitely do not make him one of the best players in the world, but they surely help him stay consistent. Each video setting in the game, keyboard, mouse sensitivity, and gears are adjusted to match his play style.

Stewie2k’s New VALORANT Settings
Credit: PGL

Also, keep in mind that players like Stewie tend to change their VALORANT settings quite a lot. The changes are always very minimal and remain in a specific range. So, it is always suggested to follow pro players’ VALORANT settings but not mimic them exactly, as they might not fit your gameplay style.

So, without further ado, let’s find out what settings Stewie2k uses so you can tweak yours and take your VALORANT mastery to the next level. You should go through each setting and find out what suits you best and use it exactly or modify it to your liking.

Video Settings

Credit: Stewie2k (old settings)

Visuals are critical as it decides what you can or cannot see in the heat of the battle. Stewie2k uses a mixture of high-Medium resolution and low graphics quality settings, so he can get maximum FPS without losing clarity.

Stewie2k likes to switch his VALORANT resolution between 16:9 and 4:3, so it is recommended that you keep your aspect ratio and resolution the way you prefer and feel comfortable with.

General Video Settings:

Display ModeFullscreen
Resolution1920 x 1080 16:9 (240Hz)
Aspect Ratio MethodLetterbox
Limit FPS in BackgroundOff
NVIDIA Reflex Low LatencyOn + Boost

Graphics Quality:

Multithreaded RenderingOn
Material QualityLow
Texture QualityLow
Detail QualityLow
UI QualityLow
Anisotropic Filtering1x
Improve ClarityOff
[BETA] Experimental SharpeningOff
Cast ShadowsOff

General Settings

stewie2k valorant general settings
Credit: Stewie2k (old settings)

Apart from the video settings, Stewie2k uses some specific general settings also for visual clarity. He mainly uses customized map settings and a color-blind mode. Other than these, the rest of the general settings are default.

Enemy Highlight ColorYellow (Deuteranopia)
Fixed OrientationAlways the same
Keep Players CenteredOn
Minimap Size1.1
Minimap Zoom9
Minimap Vision ConesOn


Credit: Stewie2k

Now that you know Stewie2k’s video and general settings, it’s time to see what keybinds he uses for fluid movement and commands.

Use ObjectF
Use/ Equip Ability: 1C
Use/ Equip Ability: 2Q
Use/ Equip Ability: 3E
Ultimate AbilityMouse 5
JumpSpace Bar/ Mouse Wheel Up

Crosshair Settings

Stewie2k changes crosshair frequently. However, this is the latest Crosshair Stewie2k used in his recent Stream:


Crosshair Color#ffffff
Outline Opacity1
Outline Thickness1
Center DotOff

Inner Lines

Show Inner LinesOn
Inner Line Opacity1
Inner Line Length3
Inner Line Thickness2
Inner Line Offset5
Movement ErrorOff
Firing ErrorOff

Outer Lines

Show Outer LinesOn
Outer Line Opacity0
Outer Line Length0
Outer Line Thickness0
Outer Line Offset0
Movement ErrorOff
Firing ErrorOff

Crosshair Code


Mouse Sensitivity

Credit: Stewie2k

Stewie2k is still in the beginning phase of his VALORANT career. He is still experimenting with all the aspects of the game. So he changes his settings a lot. The same applies to his VALORANT sensitivity. However, he mentioned in his stream that he keeps his mouse sensitivity between the range .64 -.69 range. Everything else, he keeps the way they are:

In-game Sensitivity.7
Mouse DPI400
Windows Sensitivity6
Mouse Polling Rate1000Hz
Scoped Sensitivity Multiplier1.2
Invert MouseOff
[BETA] RawInputBufferOn


Like other pro players and content creators, Stewie2k also uses specific gears that let him play at his best. VALORANT is a very competitive game. So, having these gears will definitely give you an edge over others. Here is a list of all the gears that Stewie uses:

MonitorZOWIE XL2546K
MouseASUS ROG Harpe Ace
KeyboardWooting 60 HE
HeadphoneHyperX Cloud II
MousepadArtisan Ninja FX Zero Soft
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 9 5950X
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti

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So, there you go! These are the new VALORANT settings and gears Stewie2k is currently using in 2023. As mentioned earlier, you should always tweak your settings according to your preference and accessibility. So, try out Stewie2k’s new VALORANT settings and adjust them with your own playstyle to get maximum output.

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By Nazmul Hassan FPS Editor
Nazmul is GameRiv's FPS editor. He is a marketing graduate with an immense passion for gaming. As an ex-professional CS:GO player, he holds a strong interest in other FPS titles like Apex Legends, VALORANT, and CoD. However, he also tries out other games when he is free.