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  • Developer Refactor Ltd.
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  • License Freeware
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What is OptiFine? OptiFine is a mod for Minecraft. That is, a tool that allows to modify certain aspects of the game, both in terms of visuals as well as regarding gameplay and performance. If you are a fan of Minecraft and want to enjoy a better visual experience and smoother gameplay, without having to invest in a new PC, this is the right mod for you. Welcome to our OptiFine download page.

Key Features

So what does OptiFine do? Below you will find a list of its main functionalities:

  • HD Textures: It offers support for HD textures and fonts, as well as custom animated elements, textures, and lighting.
  • Texture Correction: Minecraft OptiFine improves the textures present in snow, grass, water, sky, etc.
  • Performance boost: This mod ensures smooth gameplay and it eliminates split frames.
  • Auto-save: OptiFine allows you to set an interval in which to save progress automatically.
  • Animation settings: You can modify colors, textures, lighting, and other details of objects within the video game.
  • Time settings: OptiFine lets you switch between daytime and nighttime whenever you want. You can also lock the day-night cycle so that it will always be light or dark.
  • Anti aliasing There are many anti aliasing options to choose from, for example gamma correction and anisotropic filtering.

How to Download OptiFine and How to Use OptiFine?

  • 1: Download the application, run it and click Install. If a warning appears in your browser, you can safely ignore it. OptiFire is not a dangerous application.
  • 2: When done, open the Minecraft launcher. In the Installations tab you will find the modified version of the game you just installed, which is called OptiFine.
  • 3: Now you can enter the game and click on Options > Graphics to be able to modify a large number of new parameters.

After having installed the mod, you may ask yourself how to use OptiFine? Here is a video that shows the installation process and the main settings of this mod:

Is OptiFine Safe?

OptiFine is a 100% trustworthy, legal, and safe mod for Minecraft. The software doesn't include files that can harm your computer.

Is OptiFine Free?

Yes, OptiFine is a totally free mod.

How to Get OptiFine?

You can get OptiFine by clicking on the green download button on the top of this page. The version of OptiFine that we offer here works on Windows as well as macOS and Linux.

System Requirements

The OptiFine system requirements are the same as the ones for the main Minecraft game:

  • Operating System: Windows 7 or higher, macOS 10.9 or any modern 64-bit Linux distribution.
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-3210 3.2 GHz / AMD A8-7600 APU 3.1 GHz or equivalent.
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM.
  • Graphics Card: At least a NVIDIA GeForce 400 or AMD Radeon HD 7000 with OpenGL 4.4.

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