S1mple's CS2 Crosshair, Monitor, Video, Mouse & Viewmodel Settings

Let's have a look at the settings of one of the best CS:GO players of all time, Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev. S1mple is a Ukrainian professional CS:GO player who has been consistently ranked as one of the top players in the world. He is known for his incredible aim, no-scopes and precise shots, and his crosshair settings play a big role in his success. His legendary falling noscope earned him a graffiti on Cache and is part of CS2 history.

S1mple's Monitor Settings

If you're looking to AWP like S1mple, one crucial element of his setup is playing on stretched resolution. This enables player models to appear wider and offers an advantage when aiming with the sniper rifle – however, they'll move across your screen at a faster rate. Here's what he uses for video settings:

  • Display mode: Fullscreen
  • Resolution: 1280×960
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Refresh rate: 240Hz
  • Scaling: Stretched
  • Brightness: 130%

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S1mple's Video Settings

FPS & minimizing distractions is the name of the game in CS:GO pro play. Dive into S1mple's CS 2 video settings by taking a look at them below:

  • Global Shadow Quality: Very low
  • Model and Textures: Low
  • Texture Streaming: Disabled
  • Effect Detail: Low
  • Shader Detail: Low
  • Boost Player Contrast: Disabled
  • Multicore Rendering: Enabled
  • Multisample Anti-Aliasing (MSAA): 8x MSAA
  • FXAA Anti-Aliasing : Disabled
  • Texture Filtering Mode: Bilinear
  • Wait for Vertical-Sync: Disabled
  • Motion Blur: Disabled
  • Triple-Monitor Mode: Disabled
  • Use Uber Shaders: Enabled

S1mple's Mouse Settings

To maximize his performance, S1mple uses the Logitech G Pro X Superlight Magenta with the following configuration:

  • DPI: 400
  • Sensitivity: 3.09
  • eDPI: 1,236
  • Zoom sensitivity: 1
  • Hz: 1,000
  • Windows sensitivity: 6
  • Raw Input: 1
  • Mouse Acceleration: 0

S1mple's Crosshair Settings

S1mple's crosshair settings are designed for stability and precision. He uses a classic, static crosshair with no dynamics. The crosshair is green and has a small size and gap, making it easy to aim at targets without getting distracted by a large or flashy reticle.

The moment you have been waiting for, S1mple's crosshair. Checkout his configs: Open the console with ` and then paste the following command:

cl_crosshair_drawoutline 0;

cl_crosshairalpha 255;

cl_crosshaircolor 4;

cl_crosshaircolor_r 255;

cl_crosshaircolor_g 0;

cl_crosshaircolor_b 255;

cl_crosshairdot 1;

cl_crosshairgap -2;

cl_crosshairsize 1;

cl_crosshairstyle 5;

cl_crosshairthickness 0;

cl_crosshair_sniper_width 1;

For a boost in your gameplay, S1mple's crosshair settings are an ideal place to begin. However, it is essential that you experiment with different setups until you settle on one tailored specifically for you. In case you want to create your own crosshair, check out our Ultimate CS 2 Crosshair Guide. In addition to finding the right fit for yourself, regular practice and honing of your skills will be fundamental if any improvements are to take place!

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