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Best Audio Settings in Modern Warfare 2

Are you looking for the best audio settings in MW2?

Having good audio settings will allow you to hear footsteps better.

However, you need to make sure that you’re using a headset instead of speakers.

Modern Warfare 2 features an unparalleled worldwide conflict that returns the Task Force 141 Operators.

There are highly classified missions, infiltration tactical ops, and more.

Infinity Ward provides state-of-the-art gameplay with revamped gun handling, an advanced AI system, a new Gunsmith, and many other graphical innovations.

MW2 has multiple modes like a single-player campaign, multiplayer combat, and a co-op story special Ops experience.

In this guide, you’ll learn the best audio settings for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (MW2) for Xbox, PS4, PS5, and PC.

Best audio settings for Modern Warfare 2

The best audio for Modern Warfare 2 is lowering the master volume, turning off the music volume, and decreasing the dialogue volume.

To hear footsteps clearer, you need to increase the volume of the effects to the maximum.

Best audio settings:

Best audio settings for Modern Warfare 2
  • Audio mix: Headphones
  • Master volume: 40
  • Music volume: 0
  • Dialogue volume: 30
  • Effects volume: 100
  • Hit marker volume: 30
  • Speakers/headphones game sound device: Default system device
  • Mono audio: Off
  • Voice chat volume: 50

Note: The audio settings that are not listed are all set to default.

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