The Witcher 3: Patch 1:50 brings 4K support for PS4 Pro

The developer CD Projekt Red has officially Update 1:50 for the "PlayStation 4" version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt published. On the PS4 Pro the role play should be as promised 4K-capable and also bring "a slight performance improvement."

In September, the developer announced CD Projekt Red released an update for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt of which is to make the RPG hit on the PlayStation 4 Pro in 4K playable. "In a few days," the update was to come, as it was called at that time - well, more than a month later, it is finally time.

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"The game has just received an update and should now be able to use the extra power of the PS4 Pro," said CD Projekt has over the website Euro Gamer confirmed. The patch 1:50 to bring support for 4K resolution and a "slight performance improvement." Meanwhile, the update was nachgeschoben 1:51 for an "improved stability". HDR PS4 owners have probably continue to do without.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt in the test

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the update to what extent concrete in the game makes itself felt, is currently under investigation. The YouTuber NX gamer has found in a first analysis that the frame rate will continue for the most part stays at 30 FPS and texture filtering has been improved. In the resolution is, meanwhile, as so often in order via Checkerboard rendering achieved not native 4K, but according to Digital Foundry 1920 x 2160 pixels, which promotes some artifacts to light.

Small details are so much more apparent than on the original release of The Witcher 3. So you can be sure of that playing with the update definitely looks more beautiful than it already true!


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