If you need a mod which can optimize your Minecraft, OptiFine is a good option for you to use. This mod will allow Minecraft to be able to run faster and look better with full support for HD textures. Besides, there are a lot of configuration options that you are able to enjoy as well.
When you want to use a mod, you surely want to know the features of it. In the list below, you are able to see some features of OptiFine.
Features in OptiFine
- Support for HD Textures
It means that you are able to find: custom terrain and item textures, animated terrain and item textures, HD textures and HD fonts, custom HD font character widths, custom colors, custom block color palettes, custom lighting, and unlimited texture size.
- Dynamic Lights
It will permit handheld and dropped light emitting items to be able to illuminate the objects around them.
- FPS boost
It will be able to double the FPS which is common and it can also decrease lag spikes and smooth gameplay.
- Support for Shaders
It is based on the Shaders Mod by Karyonix.
- Smart Advanced OpenGL
– more efficient, less artifacts
-fast – faster, some artifacts still visible
-fancy – slower, avoids visual artifacts
- Fog Control
-Fog: Fancy, Fast, Off
-Fog start: Near, Far
There are still more features that you can find in this mod and you are able to find complete information about it on the OptiFine site.
Besides the features, of course you want to know how to download it so that you are able to use it. You can follow the steps below to download OptiFine 1.8.9.
How to Download OptiFine 1.8.9
You are able to download OptiFine 1.8.9 and even other versions in optifine.net/downloads.
- To download this mod is very easy because you just have to access optifine.net/downloads and then find the OptiFine 1.8.9 version by scrolling the page.
- After that, you are able to click on the Download button or Mirror button. Then, you will be brought to a page with a lot of ads.
- In the middle of the ads, you will see ‘Download OptiFine’. Click on it and OptiFine will be downloaded.
How To Install OptiFine 1.8.9
If you have downloaded it, you have to install it by following the steps below.
- After you downloaded OptiFine, you need to open the OptiFine Installer. Right click on the download file and then choose Open With. Then, click on ‘Java (TM) Platform SE binary’. After that, there will be a program open up.
- In this step, if you have the OptiFine Installer open, you have to install the mod. How to do that? You are able to do it by clicking the Install button. From there, OptiFine will be installed. After a few minutes, the installment will be done and there will be a box which will pop up saying “OptiFine is successfully installed”.
- If the installing process is done, open Minecraft with OptiFine. You have to open Minecraft launcher and then you have to click the little up arrow beside the Play button. You will look for a version that is titled OptiFine. You have to click that version and then hit the Play button.
- Well now, you are able to enjoy OptiFine in Minecraft.