OptiFine HD

OptiFine HD is a performance related plugin that can provide a large FPS boost and dramatically reduce lag. OptiFine also contains many advanced configuration options available from the video settings menu to further tweak performance.



The installation process for OptiFine HD is now very simple:

  1. Click download below to download the OptiFine jar
  2. Open the jar file and click Install
  3. Select the OptiFine profile from the Minecraft launcher
OptiFine HD, 3.77 / 5 (548 votes)


  1. I want to have all the mods and all of it too.

    September 14, 2013
  2. I wish I could have the furniture mod and the camping mod to.

    November 10, 2013
    • Why can’t you? do you not have a mods folder? then create one simple as if that’s not ur problem then tell me
      Here to help 😀
      Says a nine year old >:3 srsly tho im 9
      No kiddin here m8

      September 27, 2014
      • Umm, the optifine launcher on the mc home screen replaces forge launcher.

        May 2, 2015
        • You can put the optifine jar into mods folder tho.

          March 8, 2016
          • you can. but its not supported

            May 22, 2020
  3. I find it great and really love it.

    January 24, 2014
  4. I love Doctor Who so much, definitely putting it on my list of mods 2 get! 🙂

    February 25, 2014
  5. I want darlex mod and titanic mod and everything

    March 22, 2014
  6. This is the coolest mod ever made for Minecraft!

    April 9, 2014
  7. Using this mod i go from 12-24 fps to 40-60 it’s amazing for people with computers that aren’t all that great 🙂
    Only problem is… I can’t use it for snapshots 🙁 oh well

    August 17, 2014
  8. Awesome mod

    August 28, 2014
  9. Can this just be dropped in the mods folder and run under a Forge-patched profile?

    October 17, 2014
    • Actually yes it can. I have it with my Forge profile, and it works fine, although some of my mods may have reduced its effectiveness.

      December 2, 2014
    • Yes it can

      March 28, 2016
  10. I only use this mod.for the zoom in function.

    September 4, 2015
  11. where’s the OptiFine profile in the launcher?

    December 13, 2015
  12. This mod is so Awsome I’ve been using it for 3 years

    August 30, 2016
  13. I love it 😀

    January 7, 2018
  14. Loading this mod kept my last position in game but reverted world to beginning. Is there a way to run this without that happening?

    September 24, 2019