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How to Fix Lag in Wuthering Waves

Wuthering Waves is an open-world RPG developed by HK KURO GAMES LIMITED.

You play as Rover and are joined by Resonators on an adventure to reclaim your memories.

Meet companies, defeat powerful enemies, gain powers, and unveil hidden truths.

Use grapple and wall dash to traverse the world with little strain for stamina consumed.

Engage in smooth and fast-paced combat with easy controls for dodge, counters, and more.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to fix stuttering, audio issues, or lag in Wuthering Waves on PC or mobile (Android/iOS).

How to fix lag in Wuthering Waves on PC

  • Fix 1 – Close all tabs: Close all of your existing tabs (e.g. Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox) to free up RAM.
  • Fix 2 – Close all apps: Close all of your existing apps (e.g. Discord, OBS, Mail) to free up RAM.
  • Fix 3 – Clear temporary files: Search for “%temp%” using Windows Search > CTRL + A > Right-click > Delete.
  • Fix 4 – Update your GPU: Update your Nvidia graphics card | Update your AMD graphics card.
  • Fix 5 – Update your PC: Search for “Check for updates” using Windows Search > Check for updates > Update.
  • Fix 6 – Lower your graphics: Press “Esc” > Settings icon > Picture icon > Graphics Quality > Very Low.

How to fix lag in Wuthering Waves on mobile (Android/iOS)

  • Fix 1 – Close all apps: Swipe up from the bottom of your screen > Release in the middle > Swipe up on all apps to close them > Reopen Wuthering Waves.
  • Fix 2 – Update the app: Open the App Store or Google Play Store > Search for “Wuthering Waves” > Update.
  • Fix 3 – Switch your network: If you’re connected to Wi-Fi, try switching to mobile data—if you’re connected to mobile data, try switching to Wi-Fi.
  • Fix 4 – Update your device: For iPhone > Settings > General > Software Update > Download and Install | For Android > Settings > About device > View updates > Download & Install.
  • Fix 5 – Clear cache: For iPhone > Settings > General > iPhone Storage > Wuthering Waves > Offload > Reinstall | For Android > Settings > Apps > App management > Wuthering Waves > Storage usage > Clear cache > Clear data.
  • Fix 6 – Lower your graphics: Open the menu > Settings icon > Picture icon > Graphics Quality > Very Low.

Further reading

How to Fix “The gateway connection timed out” in Wuthering Waves

How to Fix Wuthering Waves Running But Not Opening in Epic Games

How to Fix “The UE4 client game has crashed and will close” in Wuthering Waves


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