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Check out this guide about the shader pack Potato Shaders in Minecraft 2021! Know its details, how to download & install, settings, requirements, & Minecraft 1.17 version compatibility!!!

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Potato Shaders - Shader Overview

Date PublishedApril 6, 2021
Mod CategoryShader Mods
Required ModsOptiFine

Potato Shaders And Its Efficiency


As the name implies, Potato Shader aims to stay playable with even a potato PC, one with low specs. However, note that Intel HD 5000 Graphics and older are NOT supported on Windows!

Potato Shaders Effects:

  • Dynamic Colors
  • Tone Mapping
  • Bloom
  • Depth of Field
  • Motion Blur
  • Temporal Anti-Aliasing
  • Ambient Occlusion
  • Custom Water
  • Normal Map Support

Reasonable Visual Enhancement


This shader is an enhanced version of vanilla Minecraft. It adds better textures and fog to the game while still making it playable on lower spec hardware.

Potato Shaders And Vanilla

Differences Inside the Game

Shader EnabledShader Disabled
potato enabled 1
potato disabled 1
potato enabled 2
potato disabled 2
potato enabled 3
potato disabled 3
potato enabled 4
potato disabled 4
potato enabled 5
potato disabled 5
potato enabled 6
potato disabled 6

Updates & Compatibility

Update History & Changelogs

Apr 6, 2021

  • No copyrighting and redistribution

Version Compatibility


How To Install Potato Shaders

Mod Download Links

Mod DownloadCurseForge
Required ModsOptiFine
(!) Install the version required by the mod

Steps To Install

1Download Optifine 1.16.5
>> OptiFine Official Download Site
2Install Potato Shaders on CurseForge. Select the latest version
>> Download from CurseForge
3Run the Forge Java file
*there is no need to change the install directory if you used the default directory to install Minecraft
4Transfer the mod .jar files to your Minecraft's mod folder
>> Know how to access it here
5Run "Minecraft Launcher"
6Select the Forge version that you want to play on. In this case, select "OptiFine1.16.5"
7Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mod

Most Shaders Require OptiFine

For most Minecraft shaders to run, you need to have OptiFine installed with your Minecraft. Make sure to read the requirements and other mods required before you install a shader.

How To Install Optifine & Shaders

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Compatible MinecraftMinecraft Java
Latest Version1.16.5
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