What is the recommended file size limit for SharePoint 2016?

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Is there any specific file size limit that should be followed for any web application in SharePoint 2016.

 

We currently have a file size limit of 400 MB set which we're looking to increase upto 2 GB. In doing so does the performance get affected for the web application or the farm?

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