Fortnite Chapter 3 – What are the best controller settings

Curious about the best controller settings in Fortnite Chapter 3? If you want to improve your Fortnite experience, you must first optimize the game control settings.

Epic Games added tons of cool stuff to Fortnite Chapter 3, including unique base-building mechanics and new POIs to explore. But, as the game becomes more and more popular, players need to take their skills to the next level.

We’ve compiled a slick guide to everything you need to know about Fortnite Chapter 3’s best controller settings.

How to Optimize Game Settings First

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The first change you need to make is to optimize your game settings, and you can do that by following these steps:

fight

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  • Hold to Swap Pickup: Disabled

  • Toggle targeting: disabled

  • Mark Hazard When Targeting: Enabled

  • Automatic Weapon Pickup: Disabled

  • Favorite Item Locations: Personal Preferences

  • Auto Sort Consumables Right: Disabled

Movement

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  • Toggle Sprint: Disabled

  • Auto Open Doors: Enabled

  • Mantle Activation: Hold Jump

building

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  • Reset Building Choice: Disabled

  • Disable pre-edit option: disabled

  • Turbo Build: Enabled

  • Confirm Change on Exit: Enabled

Additional gameplay/tutorial options

Getting tips from time to time is super helpful, and you can enable the option by following these steps:

  • Contextual tips: enabled

  • Tap to Search/Interact: On

First Controller Adjustment: Stability

Focusing on stability is key to the success of all Fortnite sessions. It’s also great if you want to secure your defense from the right angle, so here’s what you need to do:

  • (Enter) Auto-Run Controller: Enabled

  • (Enter) Build Immediately (Builder Pro): Enabled

  • (Enter) Change hold time: 0.100s

  • (Enter) Slide Hold Time: 0.150 seconds

  • (Enter) Vibration: Off

  • (Sensitivity) Build Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.5x

  • (Sensitivity) Edit Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.5x

  • (Sensitivity) Use advanced options: On

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Horizontal Appearance Speed: 50%

  • (Advanced Skin Sensitivity) Skin Vertical Speed: 60%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Vertical Reinforcement: 0%

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Boost Ramp Time: 0.00 seconds

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Instant boost when building: Enabled

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Horizontal Speed: 17%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Vertical Speed: 17%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Vertical Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Start Ramp Time: 0%

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Appearance Damping Time: 0.20 seconds

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Look Input Curve: Exponential

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Aim Assist Strength: 100%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Left Analog Stick: 6%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Right Analog Stick: 6%

Second controller setting: close to default

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This controller setting is a small change from Builder Pro’s original default configuration. It’s pretty cool because it lets you get familiar with the custom controls while still being able to retain most of the technical parts you know so well.

Here’s what you need to do:

  • (Enter) Auto-Run Controller: Enabled

  • (Enter) Build Immediately (Builder Pro): Enabled

  • (Enter) Change hold time: 0.100s

  • (Enter) Slide Hold Time: 0.150 seconds

  • (Enter) Vibration: Off

  • (Sensitivity) Build Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.6x

  • (Sensitivity) Edit Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.7x

  • (Sensitivity) Use advanced options: On

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Horizontal Appearance Speed: 50%

  • (Advanced Skin Sensitivity) Skin Vertical Speed: 60%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Vertical Reinforcement: 0%

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Boost Ramp Time: 0.00 seconds

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Instant boost when building: Enabled

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Horizontal Speed: 17%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Vertical Speed: 17%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Vertical Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Start Ramp Time: 0%

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Appearance Damping Time: 0.20 seconds

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Look Input Curve: Exponential

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Aim Assist Strength: 100%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Left Analog Stick: 6%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Right Analog Stick: 6%

Third Control Parameter: Structures

If you want to control everything, you need to know when structures are loaded in the game. This control here is also great because it has Builder Pro disabled, with Look Vertical Speed ​​and Horizontal Speed ​​set to 15%.

Check what you need to do:

  • (Enter) Auto-Run Controller: Enabled

  • (Enter) Build Immediately (Builder Pro): Disabled

  • (Enter) Change hold time: 0.200s

  • (Enter) Slide Hold Time: 0.150 seconds

  • (Enter) Vibration: Off

  • (Sensitivity) Build Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.5x

  • (Sensitivity) Edit Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 1.5x

  • (Sensitivity) Use advanced options: On

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Horizontal Appearance Speed: 50%

  • (Advanced Skin Sensitivity) Skin Vertical Speed: 60%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Vertical Reinforcement: 0%

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Boost Ramp Time: 0.00 seconds

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Instant boost when building: Enabled

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Horizontal Speed: 15%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Vertical Speed: 15%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Vertical Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Start Ramp Time: 0%

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Appearance Damping Time: 0.20 seconds

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Look Input Curve: Exponential

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Aim Assist Strength: 100%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Left Analog Stick: 6%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Right Analog Stick: 6%

Fourth Controller Tuning: Aim Speed

Did you know that the best method to train in Fortnite is actually trial by fire? Well, if you want to do that, you have to make some adjustments first, like this:

  • (Enter) Auto-Run Controller: Enabled

  • (Enter) Build Immediately (Builder Pro): Enabled

  • (Enter) Change hold time: 0.100s

  • (Enter) Slide Hold Time: 0.150 seconds

  • (Enter) Vibration: Off

  • (Sensitivity) Build Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 2.4x

  • (Sensitivity) Edit Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 2.4x

  • (Sensitivity) Use advanced options: On

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Horizontal Appearance Speed: 43%

  • (Advanced Skin Sensitivity) Skin Vertical Speed: 43%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Vertical Reinforcement: 0%

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Boost Ramp Time: 0.00 seconds

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Instant boost when building: Enabled

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Horizontal Speed: 11%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Vertical Speed: 11%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Vertical Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Start Ramp Time: 0%

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Appearance Damping Time: 0.20 seconds

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Look Input Curve: Linear

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Aim Assist Strength: 100%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Left Analog Stick: 15%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Right Analog Stick: 11%

Fifth Controller Setting: Focus

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Finally, our last stop concerns concentration! If you want to get faster builds to build or deal damage, here’s what you need to do ASAP:

  • (Enter) Auto-Run Controller: Enabled

  • (Enter) Build Immediately (Builder Pro): Enabled

  • (Enter) Change hold time: 0.100s

  • (Enter) Slide Hold Time: 0.150 seconds

  • (Enter) Vibration: Off

  • (Sensitivity) Build Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 2.0x

  • (Sensitivity) Edit Mode Sensitivity Multiplier: 2.0x

  • (Sensitivity) Use advanced options: On

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Horizontal Appearance Speed: 42%

  • (Advanced Skin Sensitivity) Skin Vertical Speed: 44%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced Appearance Sensitivity) Rotational Vertical Reinforcement: 0%

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Boost Ramp Time: 0.00 seconds

  • (Advanced Look Sensitivity) Instant boost when building: Enabled

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Horizontal Speed: 12%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Look Vertical Speed: 12%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Horizontal Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Turning Vertical Boost: 0%

  • (Advanced ADS Sensitivity) ADS Start Ramp Time: 0%

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Appearance Damping Time: 0.20 seconds

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Look Input Curve: Linear

  • (Advanced Sensitivity) Aim Assist Strength: 100%

  • (Controller Dead Zone) Left Analog Stick: 5%

  • (Controller Deadzone) Right Analog Stick: 5%

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