01 Jul 2021 10:38 AM +00:00

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart 120Hz Support Added In Latest Update

Popular PlayStation 5 exclusive Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart has received it's latest update, Version 1.002, and it contains info about a brand new 120Hz display option which provides as boost for Fidelity Mode.

Not many titles currently support 120Hz display outputs on PS5, so many fans will be delighted to see a big console exclusive offer additional support for the output method.

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Ratchet & Clank 120Hz Update

The 1.002 update was actually advertised as more of a photo mode update than anything. Even the tweet from Insomniac pushes this aspect of the update over the 120Hz mode.

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This 120Hz update does not increase the game's FPS to 120, instead it boosts the Fidelity Mode to run at 40FPS on 120Hz compatible devices. A much needed upgrade for a game that relies on its graphic fidelity quite a lot.

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Ratchet & Clank Patch Notes

The 1.002 update has quite a few general fixes as you would imagine with any title that has recently released.

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The main features are mostly improvements or additions to Photo Mode with the 120Hz display improvements hidden amongst them.

New Features

  • Added new stickers
  • Added the ability to disable the Phantom Dash VFX
  • Added the ability to disable the Phantom Dash VFX in Photo Mode
  • Added the ability to toggle armor on or off while in Photo Mode
  • Added color backgrounds to Photo Mode
  • Added 120 Hz Display Mode, which reduces input latency when using a compatible display. In this mode, the frame rate target for the Fidelity graphics mode increases to 40 frames per second
  • Added "Skip Cutscenes" as bindable option for the D-pad
  • Added the option to disable the level up message and slowdown