Faithful 8x 1.17.1 / 1.17 โ€“ F8thful Resource Pack

Published by Peter Schwartz
Published June 18, 2021
Updated: June 18, 2021
Published by Peter Schwartz
Published June 18, 2021
Updated: June 18, 2021

The demand for Faithful texture packs has kept on increasing for years. It has given birth to plenty of packs which are basically just higher variants of the original faithful pack. There are also some edits which are bound for PvP, and then there are some that have been created to improve FPS and performance while retaining the beauty of Faithful. Faithful 8x 1.17.1 texture pack is one of those.

Please read on to get to know even more about it.

What is Faithful 8x 1.17.1 - F8thful Resource Pack


Faithful 8x 1.17.1 or called by F8thful by some is a resource pack specially designed to improve the total performance of Minecraft. It is composed of a portion the pixels from the original game. Default texture packs have 16x resolution while this only has half. Just basing from that factor, you can identify that it uses very low resources and helps speed up your game.

From what it lacks in seamlessness and continuity within blocks. It makes up for it with it's awesome design, it's lack luster improvement in frame rates per second, and the fact that it remains "faithful" to the true essence of Minecraft.


Is Faithful 8x 1.17.1 - F8thful Resource Pack Worth the Download

The short answer would be yes. The long answer would be, yes we definitely 8x Faithful is worth the download because of it's well made designs despite it being limited to eight pixel resolution. What makes Faithful 8x resource pack 1.17.1 unique amongst other 8x texture packs is that it looks beautiful done despite it having very few pixels per block.

We highly recommend this resource pack for any game who love the idea of cute pixelated features. We also recommend this pack for players who would love to give their devices an extreme FPS boost while having well designed textures.

Since this resource pack is running at 8 pixel resolution, you might be able to download and install it right away. However, as we always recommend, please download Optifine first. This is to make sure that the resource pack runs the way it's supposed to run. At the same time, it reduces possibilities for bugs, and gives you the ability to modify graphics settings even further.

Here's a pro-tip from us to you. Download the BSL shader 1.17.1 and run it together with this pack. We guarantee you'll get amazing speed, and good visuals at the same time.


  • Super fast FPS, if you need a quick boost in performance, load this pack and get results.
  • Very immersive to Minecraft and stay true to how the game is supposed to look.
  • Cute and well thought out designs.


  • Reduces graphics quality of the game.
  • Textures are even more blocky and pixelated than before.
  • Since the resolution is only 8 pixels it reduces visibility on some blocks and textures.

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How to Download Faithful 8x 1.17.1:

Step 1: How to Download from

If this is your first time downloading from our site, rest assured downloading from minecraft-resourcepacks is safe.  Before downloading review the basics of how to download a pack here.

Step 2: Download Optifine

Before attempting to download and install, you need to have Optifine to ensure the texture pack will run properly.

Step 3: Download Texture Pack

To start, download the zip file from the link below. Place the zip file into your Minecraft Resource Pack folder.

To find the folder easily, go to Minecraftโ€™s options menu and navigate to resource packs>open resource pack folder. Alternatively, use the table below to see which file directory your folder is stored in.

File Locations of Minecraft Resource Packs Folder:






~/Library/Application Support/minecraft



With the resource pack folder open, place the zip file inside. Finally, activate the texture pack in-game via Minecraftโ€™s resource pack menu on the game menu. free download links

Faithful 8x 1.17.1 - F8thful Resource Pack Download

Below you can see legit downloads for Minecraft texture pack named Faithful 8x 1.17.1 - F8thful Resource Pack. Click on the button to download now.

If you think that this texture pack does not come to par with your taste we have plenty of other faithful texture packs which you can choose from. Our list is composed of only the legitimate and best faithful packs that you can ever find. We have almost all resolutions for faithful available for any version. Read our list of the best faithful resource packs and download now.

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Peter Schwartz

Hi, My name is Peter Schwartz or better known as Mr.MCRP. I am an Avid Minecraft fan since it was first released in 2009. I gathered a group of smart and awesome Minecraft fans as well and we have compiled tons and tons of texture packs and we have dedicated it to help you - fellow fans to get the best texture packs ever.

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