Valorant is set to be the most popular FPS game of the year. There are many people who have been describing it as a mix of CS:GO and Overwatch, with a focus on what is most important to balance the game and maintain its integrity as a competitive FPS.
If you are starting to play Valorant, there is a good opportunity you have previously played other competitive shooters and gotten used to a certain sensitivity. This converter lets you find an equivalent Valorant sens to what you are used to in other games. This will offer you to maintain the hard work you have put into building muscle memory and help you be successful in the new game from day 1.
HOW TO USE THE CONVERTER
This converter needs you to input:
- The game you are converting from.
- The DPI of your mouse which you are using in the game you are converting from.
- The sensitivity you are using in the game you are converting from.
- The game you are converting to.
- The DPI of your mouse which you plan to use in the game you are converting to.
HOW TO CONVERT CS:GO SENSITIVITY TO VALORANT
For your information, the magic ratio is 3.18. What we mean to say is that to convert your CS:GO mouse sensitivity to Valorant, so you need to divide it by 3.18. The number has been touted by some figures, including former CS:GO pro Shroud, who has been playing plenty of Valorant games. If you are unsure how to convert your sensitivity, here we are going to explain its way.
The first thing that you have to do is open up CS:GO and clicking the cog on the left bar. In the Game Settings menu, you are able to swap to the Keyboard/Mouse tab and write down the number listed next to Mouse Sensitivity. Now, please divide that number by 3.18 (in our case, 1.19/3.18 = 0.37). Or you can also use this handy converter by ValorantUK. You may need to round the number up or down. But as long as it’s close you must be able to handle it. Now, please open up Valorant and open the game’s settings menu by clicking the button in the top left of the screen, and then Settings. You have to enter the number you have calculated into the box next to Sensitivity: Aim.
By the way, what about Overwatch and Rainbow Six Siege players? You may want to adjust your sensitivity for a different pace of game in Valorant. Please use the following list:
- CS:GO/Apex to Valorant sensitivity: Divide by 3.18.
- Overwatch to Valorant sensitivity: Divide by 10.6.
- Rainbow Six Siege to Valorant sensitivity: Divide by 12.2.
If you really want to fine tune your sensitivity, you have to test moving your mouse a set distance across your mouse mate and seeing how far you turn in each game. Then, you are able to tweak Valorant sensitivity to fine tune it. Hopefully by following this guide, you’ve learned how to convert your sensitivity from CS:GO to Valorant.