When it involves its technical aspect, Horizon Zero Dawn won’t disappoint you, regardless of which platform you’ll be taking part in it on.
According to the newest Digital Foundry evaluation, the sport performs and appears nice on each the bottom PS4 in addition to PS4 Pro. The web site even known as it the most effective 4K launch but. On the usual mannequin, Horizon maintains a 1080p decision, whereas the PS4 Pro will get a checkerboard 4K presentation.
Performance is equivalent, nevertheless, with each consoles performing very nicely on the overwhelming majority of occasions, a near-locked and well-paced 30fps. There are only a few drops under 30fps, however they’re well-masked and don’t have an effect on the gameplay. Curiously, they occur on the similar spots whatever the console.
That stated, adhering to 30fps this nicely is spectacular, and the report famous that is very true for an open-world recreation, contemplating the variety of occasions the sport has to stream in a piece of high-quality property in a short time.
But PS4 Pro doesn’t simply get a decision bump, developer Guerrilla even managed to push the graphical element a bit additional to compensate for the non-native 4K decision. Anisotropic filtering and texture decision have been elevated on PS4 Pro, making the picture look even richer on 4K screens.
The web site promised to take a deeper dive into the sport’s tech quickly, particularly now that we know it’s getting a day one patch to supply a high-performance possibility. For now, you’ll be able to see the preliminary impressions within the video above.
Horizon Zero Dawn is out February 28 in North America, March 1 in Europe, and the UK on PS4.