Playstation 4 update will let older games run smoother on PS4 Pro
The Playstation 4 Pro will soon have the option to older PS4 games smoother, to run without the developers a special update from need to bring.
This is evident from a trial version of upcoming firmware for the Playstation 4 that Sony on Friday has been released. Testers discovered therein, a new feature called ‘Boost Mode’.
Boost Mode is only available for the Playstation 4 Pro and unlock the full processing power of the device at games that were released before the PS4 Pro came to market.
Previously switched from Sony to that games are a part of the processing power of the PS4 Pro, to ensure that the games are no different, it would than on the regular Playstation 4. Developers could then choose to have their older titles of an update with that on the PS4 Pro graphics improvements.
Of that strategy, get Sony with the next firmware, version 4.5. In the explanation of Boost Mode it is mentioned that the feature ‘enhanced gameplay’ result, thanks to a higher number of frames per second that can be displayed, the so-called ‘frame rate’.
A spokesperson from Sony did compared to The Competition know that there are load times shorter from falling in the older games. However, warns the company that Boost Mode possible “unexpected” results. The company cannot guarantee that all of the games with the Boost Mode enabled correctly to keep working.
Sony advises users that experience problems to the mode again to turn it off. When the firmware Boost Mode for all Playstation 4 users appears, is not yet known. With the update will also support for external hard drives added.