ZywOo’s CS2 settings: Config, resolution, viewmodel, DPI, sensitivity & more

Alan Bernal
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French phenom Mathieu ‘ZywOo’ Herbaut is now an established pro and one of the best AWPers in the world. If you’re inspired by the Vitality pro, you might want to get started with his CS2 settings, from his resolution and viewmodel to his DPI and sensitivity.

Although you should always experiment and try to figure out the optimal settings for you, pro player settings can provide a great starting point, by adapting what the best in the CS2 players in the world use.

That being said, using a pro’s settings isn’t an instant fix, as they’ve likely fine-tuned it to their specific preferences and setup. Check out Zyw0o’s settings below, and try out what you’d like, before adapting it to your preferences.

ZywOo’s settings for CS2


ZywOo’s mouse settings

ZywOo uses a custom Vaxee Outset AX Orange mouse, with 400 DPI and 2.00 sensitivity. As Vitality’s primary AWPer, these settings give the French cannon a steady sens while offering plenty of flexibility for flick shots.

Setting Value
DPI 400
Sensitivity 2.00
Zoom Sensitivity 1
eDPI 800
Hz 1000
Windows Sensitivity 6
Raw Input On
Mouse acceleration Off

ZywOo’s Crosshair

ZywOo prefers a smaller crosshair with the standard no-spread option. As for colors, he can work with either blue, green, or yellow hues.

The easiest way to copy ZywOo’s exact crosshair is to copy these settings into the console. Take a look at how to open the CS2 console.


ZywOo’s monitor and resolution

ZywOo uses a ZOWIE XL2546K monitor, which gives him 240hz for a steady stream of frames.

Like a lot of pros, ZywOo goes into CS2 matches with a stretched res. It gives targets a slightly larger presence onscreen at the cost of surrounding visibility. But top-tier players prefer it this way to give themselves a better view to land shots on their targets.

Setting Value
Resolution 1280×960
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Scaling Stretched
Refresh Rate 240hz
Display mode Fullscreen
Brightness 110%

Video settings

ZywOo keeps some in-game video settings at their most high while having options like Texture Streaming and Motion Blur disabled for smoother gameplay.

Setting Value
Global Shadow Quality High
Model & Textures High
Shader Detail High
Boost Player Contrast Enabled
FXAA Unknown
Texture Filtering Mode Anisotopic 4x
Wait for V-Sync Disabled
High Dynamic Range Unknown
Ambient Occlusion Unknown
NVIDIA Reflex Low Latency Unknown
Particle Detail Unknown


Messing with your viewmodel really tailors CS2 to the individual’s preferences. As such, ZywOo has a specific viewmodel to suit his style during games.

To replicate these conditions, simply copy then paste these commands into your CS2 console.

  • viewmodel_fov 68; viewmodel_offset_x 2.5; viewmodel_offset_y 0; viewmodel_offset_z -1.5; viewmodel_presetpos 3;

ZywOo’s equipment

Equipment ZywOo
Mouse Vaxee Outset AX Orange
Monitor ZOWIE XL2546K
Keyboard Xtrfy K5 Compact
Headset JBL Quantum 910

Launch Options

To apply launch options, go to CS2’s properties tab to apply them via the Steam library. Simply copy and paste these launch options to match ZywOo’s:

-novid -tickrate 128 -allow_third_party_software

ZywOo’s CS2 config

To get ZywOo’s settings down to the letter, you’ll want to download his config to get every keybind, console tweaks, and more.

You can download ZywOo’s config here.

To apply the config, you’ll need to take the .cfg file and add it to your Counter-Strike 2 folder. This is usually located in Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Counter-Strike Global Offensive\csgo\cfg.

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About The Author

Alan is a former staff writer for Dexerto based in Southern California who covered esports, internet culture, and the broader games/streaming industry. He is a CSUF Alum with a B.A. in Journalism. He's reported on sports medicine, emerging technology, and local community issues. Got a tip or want to talk?